Pancreatin 8X Digestive Enzymes Pancreatin is a mixture of pancreatic enzymes that support digestion.Porcine pancreatin, which is similar to human, consists of proteases(to break down protein), amylases (to break down carbohydrates) andlipases (to break down fats). Together they aid the body's natural digestionprocess and may improve nutrient absorption. When taken between meals they act as systemic enzymes providing soothing comfort to the body. Pancreatin 8X contains eight times the enzyme activity as pancreatin USP.* 500 mg Capsule Option Available: 50, 100 Suggested Use: For Digestive Aid: 1 to 2 capsules immediately before a meal. For Systemic Aid: 1 to 2 capsules an hour before or after a meal. Allergies: Contains no yeast, dairy, egg, gluten, soy or wheat. Contains no sugar, starch, preservatives, or artificial color, flavor or fragrance.