DGL 400 mg - 180 Chewable Tablets

by Bioclinic Naturals
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From the Manufacturer:

Deglycyrrhizinated licorice, or DGL, has been used clinically for decades, primarily for the treatment of peptic ulcers. Licorice has been shown to inhibit several inflammatory enzymes, including both cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) and 5-lipoxygenase (5-LOX), decreasing the production of several potent inflammatory compounds, including prostaglandin E2, thromboxane B2, and leukotriene B4. Importantly, this inhibition is not due to glycyrrhizic acid, the component of licorice which has been removed in DGL, and which is associated with mineralocorticoid excess and hypertension.  Another component of licorice, glabridin, has been shown to prevent lipopolysaccharide (LPS) induced production of inflammatory compounds, including nitric oxide and interleukin-1 beta, whereas glycyrrhizic acid has no effect.

Clinically, DGL has been shown to have comparable efficacy to cimetidine for both the healing and prevention of ulcer recurrences.  Additionally, extracts of licorice have been shown to inhibit the adhesion of H. pylori to gastric mucosa, as well as the growth of antibiotic-resistant strains, suggesting multiple mechanisms of action for its anti-ulcer benefit. The use of chewable tablets appears necessary for DGL’s efficacy, as it allows for distribution and absorption by the gastric mucosa.

DGL chewable tablets is the form associated with the greatest clinical efficacy, as it allows for licorice to be released in the stomach and dispersed/absorbed by the gastric mucosa

  • Provides 400 mg DGL per tablet, the clinically effective dosage
  • Deglycyrrhizination prevents adverse effects associated with licorice consumption
  • Pleasant tasting tablets for better compliance
  • Suitable for vegetarians/vegans

Bioclinic Naturals unremitting commitment to quality – from raw materials through clinical testing – means that their products are pure, potent and effective to earn and deserve the trust of clinicians and their patients.  Their raw materials testing includes potency, identification, heavy metals, arsenic, loss on drying, loss on ignition, and residue on ignition.

Their Scientific Advisory Board includes some of the most renowned and recognizable experts in natural medicine. They work closely with their experts to provide the best products possible and ensure that our products live up to their claims. The knowledge and continual research their experts provide ensures a focus on clinical application, as well as supporting nutritional strategies for disease prevention. They believe in science and clinical research to back up their products for quality, potency, and effectiveness.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Corinne Marmo

DGL - Licorice Root Extract is excellent for acid reflux.
Customer service is great.

Joanna in Stone Ridge
VV service

Not reviewing the product (which was fine) but the apothecary, which provided prompt personal professional good neighbor service.