By stimulating the bodies defense mechanisms, DGL improves quality of mucous, lengthens intestinal cell life, and enhances microcirculation in the gastrointestinal lining.
Licorice or Liquorice is extracted from the root of the Glycyrrhiza glabra plant. Licorice is cultivated from parts of Europe and Asia and has a distinctive sweet flavour most commonly used in confectionary.
Licorice root has long been used by Chinese and Western herbalists in preparing remedies to support gastrointestinal health. Licorice helps to sooth conditions that irritate the mucous membranes, digestive tract, throat and lungs.
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice otherwise known as DGL is also made from the root of the licorice (liquorice) plant, but the compound glycyrrhizin is removed. Glycyrrhizin is thought to cause some negative side effects after consumption.
Swanson use this special extract DGL as a supplement to support sensitive gastrointestinal tissues.
DGL is an all-natural and pleasant way to sooth digestive irritations by stimulating a protective coating on the mucosal lining of the esophagus, stomach & intestinal tract.
The two main areas DGL may support an improvement to health and wellbeing are:
Swanson recommends chewing two tablets before each meal.
Swanson Superior Herbs DGL (Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice chewable tablets are available quantities of 180 making these tablets a great choice to keep by your side for every meal.
Each tablet contains 770mg of the active ingredient Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice (DGL) Root Extract (Glycyrrhiza glabra) and 100mg of Glycine.
Other ingredients include Erythritol, xylitol, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, silica, rebaudioside A (from stevia), natural oil of peppermint.
These tablets contain no sucrose and only sweetened naturally with fruit juice.
Natural therapies carry a risk of contraindications when combined with various treatments and conditions. It is important to discuss taking these supplements with a health physician.
Swanson Superior Herbs DGL (Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice) tablets are produced as part of a premium herbal supplement range. Swanson has invested over 40 years of experience into their objective to promote wellness in the world, adding Bitter Melon capsules to their range by using the most modern techniques available. So you can rely on Swanson Health Products to give you regulated supplements with the highest standards of quality, purity and potency, and at a price that suits your pocket.