Dyspepsia is a common gastrointestinal disease globally, with a higher prevalence in Asia. Functional dyspepsia is a common GI disorder with variable symptoms without structural/biochemical abnormalities.
H. pylori infection is a major cause of gastritis and other abnormalities, and eradicating the bacteria can improve symptoms in patients with functional dyspepsia.
What is GutGard®?
Benefits of Licorice Roots
With the growing popularity for naturally-occurring medicinal plants, herbal preparations have been evaluated for the management of H. pylori and licorice is one such medicinal plant that holds promise for H. pylori management.
Licorice, is a medicinal plant with various beneficial properties, including antipyretic, antimicrobial, hepatoprotective, antioxidant, antiadhesive, anxiolytic, expectorant, laxative, diuretic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, anticancer, and anti-ulcer activities, has been traditionally used for centuries.
1. Acts as a Prokinetic Agent
GutGard® increases gastric emptying and gut motility, thereby ameliorate functional
2. Works Against H. pylori
3. Acts as a Gastroprotective Agent
GutGard® reduces inflammatory mediators, possesses antioxidant properties and promotes healing of damaged stomach linings.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Radix Glycyrrhiza glabra (Licorice root) extract 150mg
Take 1 capsule once daily, after meal