Papaya Mint Chewable Tablets


(70 tablets), Stock No. 485-6

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This product is designed to be a delicious after-dinner mint, or as breath-freshener at any time.

Papaya fruit contains proteolytic enzymes that enhance the digestion of protein, while peppermint leaves contain aromatic compounds capable of encouraging the production of digestive fluids, as well as tending to sweeten the breath. Together, these herbs work as a soothing, anti-gas formula for the digestive system.

Papaya is the only known food to contain papain, a powerful enzyme that digests protein. Scientists observed the centuries old native custom of’ tenderizing meats by wrapping them in the leaves of the papaya tree prior to cooking nevertheless, the active principle is found mostly in the fruit.

Papain is sometimes called “vegetable pepsin” because it is similar to the pepsin created by the stomach, also used to digest protein. Protein is basically needed to make new or repair damaged tissue. This enzyme is also used in many commercial meat tenderizers, as a reagent (chemical helper) in pharmaceutical and brewing processes. Within the body, however, papain is also able to act on other compounds such as carbohydrates and fats, making it a good all-round supplement for improved digestion.

Peppermint comes in many varieties, with Mentha piperita being the most popular. Any number of varieties make a refreshing iced tea and it is a common spice in the Middle East. Peppermint Oil is complex. having three major constituents and more than80 minor ones that give it the necessary flavor and aroma.

Together, papaya and peppermint make an ideal combination. In a chewable form, the body’s own fluids combine to increase the benefits nature meant for them to give.

Ingredients – Amount Per 2 Tablets

Proprietary blend 715 mg Papaya Fruit (Carica papaya )
Peppermint Leaf (Mentha piperita )
Peppermint Oil (Mentha piperita )

Other Ingredients: Sorbitol, fructose, stearic acid, and silica gel.

Recommended Use

Chew two tablets with a meal three times daily. May also be used as a between-meal breath freshener.

Additional information

Weight 0.24 lbs

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