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LACTOSOLV
Long-Lasting Lactase
30 capsules

Item Catalog Number: 01702

Many adults have minimal quantities of lactase in their small intestine, and are unable to digest all but a small amount of lactose. LACTOSOLV™ Long-Lasting Lactase contains a novel, food-based “pH neutral lactase” enzyme derived from the yeast Kluyveromyces Lactis, which helps to promote healthy enzymatic activity in the gastrointestinal tract.1

Lactase is an enzyme produced on the brush border membrane of the differentiated enterocytes lining the microvilli of the small intestine. Lactase breaks down lactose (a complex sugar that occurs naturally in dairy products) into its two component sugars, galactose and glucose, which are then transported across the lining of the small intestine.

Unlike lactase derived from mold which is only stable in the stomach, the yeast-derived lactase in LACTOSOLV™ is active in the neutral pH of the small intestine, which is the enzyme's normal site of action.  The pH neutral lactase enzyme in LACTOSOLV™ is enteric-coated and encapsulated in tiny acid-resistant pellets to protect it from the highly acidic, protein-digesting environment of the stomach. The pellets are packaged in small, easy to swallow capsules that dissolve in the stomach within minutes of swallowing. Once released in the stomach, the pellets are transferred within about 15-30 minutes (without digestion) into the small intestine. There, the acid-resistant covering of the pellet is dissolved, releasing the pH neutral enzyme for breakdown of lactose in the small intestine, where lactase is naturally produced by the body.

Each capsule is able to degrade approximately 6.5 grams lactose. (There are approximately 12 grams of lactose in a glass of cow’s milk.) All of the ingredients (active and inactive) are non-GMO.

Note

Due to license restrictions, this product is not for sale to wholesalers outside of the United States of America.

References
1.  Fraissl et al. Novel formulation of neutral lactase improves digestion of dairy products in case of lactose intolerance. Clinical and Translational Allergy; 2011 1(Suppl 1):P104.
Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 capsule

Servings Per Container 30

Amount Per Serving

Lactase (from Kluyveromyces lactis)

212 LAU†

Other ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable cellulose (capsule), maltose, shellac, hydroxypropyl cellulose, polyvinyl polypyrrolidone, glycerin, talc, acetylated corn starch, carboxymethyl cellulose, sodium carbonate, magnesium chloride.

† lactase activity units

LACTOSOLV™ is a trademark of SCIOTEC Diagnostic Technologies GmbH.

Dosage and Use
  • Take one capsule 10 to 15 minutes prior to consuming lactose-containing foods or beverages, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
  • An additional capsule may be taken if needed.
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        Comments about Life Extension LACTOSOLV™ Long-Lasting Lactase, 30 capsules:

        Bought this for my daughter who was no longer able to eat a slice of pizza even with other lactase pills. This product really made her day as she could enjoy two slices of Chicago deep dish pizza with no discomfort. She has even had problems with butter in the past. Wonder if the combination of fat and lactose protects the lactose from enzymatic attack until reachinng the small intestine?

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