Frequently Asked Questions about GlutenShield®
Gluten sensitivity is a disorder in which a spectrum of negative symptoms are experienced after eating foods that contain gluten. It is associated with many symptoms including bloating, pain, constipation, diarrhea, indigestion, skin disorders and brain fog.
DigestShield® is the most scientifically precise, full-spectrum complex of enzymes, prebiotics, and probiotics ever designed to address gluten and lectins, while promoting healthy immune function and microflora balance. 20 enzymes break down gluten, dairy, protein, fat and carbohydrates. 11 probiotics restore beneficial intestinal microflora.

DPP-IV and vegetarian chitosan work together to shield against gluten and wheat.

Probiotics are live bacteria found in fermented foods like yogurt and sauerkraut or in supplements. These are good bacteria that not only prevent bad bacteria from growing out of control but have also been shown to provide health benefits. Our modern diets do not contain very many good sources of probiotics. DigestShield® has 11 of the most beneficial bacteria available.
Prebiotics are food for the good bacteria in our gut. Our modern diets do not contain many good sources of prebiotics. The best way to ensure we get enough is through supplementation. DigestShield® contains important prebiotics which make our probiotics more effective.
It depends upon the medication. Consult your physician before using DigestShield® with any prescription medications.
Gluten has been blamed for a wide range of symptoms including: bloating, indigestion, gas, fatigue, joint pain, skin disorders, headaches or migraines and difficulties with concentration. It has also been linked with many autoimmune diseases. If you experience any of these symptoms, you may be gluten sensitive.
Take DigestShield® as directed before every meal.
Yes. Every ingredient in DigestShield® is vegetarian and naturally sourced.
No. The only accepted treatment for celiac disease is total avoidance of gluten. DigestShield® is not intended to treat celiac disease or any other disease.
Consult with your physician before using DigestShield® while pregnant or breastfeeding.