NuMedica Pepcigen Digestive support formula. Offers nutritional support to promote a healthy digestive tract. It features the acidifying factors glutamic acid and betaine HCl. Additionally, this formula provides the proteolytic enzyme, pepsin, along with the herbal bitter, gentian root, which has been traditionally used to support healthy digestion. Glutamic Acid and betaine HCl are necessary for the adequate absorption of protein, calcium, vitamin B-12 and iron. This formula provides optimal support for a well-functioning digestive system. Recommended Use: Take one capsule 1-3 times per day after a meal or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.