A source of butyric acid from the salts of calcium and magnesium, in an enterically-coated tablet designed to release in the small intestine. This short chain fatty acid is produced in the body by certain probiotic bacteria.*
Short–chain fatty acids are produced in small amounts when dietary fiber is fermented in the colon. Butyric Acid. Butyric acid is a short chain fatty acid, which supports the health and healing of cells in the small and large intestine, and serves the natural processes of aerobic energy metabolism.
Butyric acid has been shown to benefit those with gut disorders like ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. That’s because this short-chain fatty acid helps restore the integrity of the gut lining while also reducing inflammation.
Suggested use: As a dietary supplement, 1 or 2 tablets three times daily with meals, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Other ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, L-leucine, povidone, silicon dioxide, modified cellulose gum.
Note: We previously listed the complete weight of the Butyrate, which includes Butyric Acid, Calcium and Magnesium (a total of 1630 mg per two tablets). We now list the Butyric Acid content separately (200 mg per two tablets). This is a change in labeling only; the actual product has not changed.
These nutrients are of the highest quality and purity obtainable, and do not contain preservatives, diluents, or artificial additives.
Keep in a cool, dry place, tightly capped.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug administration. The product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.