The administration of enzymes of plant or pancreatic origin to improve digestion and absorption of essential nutrients.
Enzyme therapy can be an important first step in restoring health and well-being by helping to remedy digestive problems. Plant enzymes and pancreatic enzymes are used in complementary ways to improve digestion and absorption of essential nutrients. Enzymes are particularly important for those with sluggish or absent gallbladders.
By using natural plant and pancreative enzymes as supplements, practitioners seek to improve digestion and correct potential problems created by the malabsorption of essential nutrients.