HAYA LABS Betaine HCL is a food supplement, containing a form of betaine with improved assimilation that supports the health and functioning of the immune system, by increasing the natural production of stomach acid and stimulating the absorption of nutrients. Benefits: Source of stomach acid Relieves stomach discomfort Reduce bloating and gases Supports utilization of Vitamins Enhances detoxification Betaine hydrochloride is an acid form of betaine, a natural source of hydrochloric gastric acid. It is vital for the process of digestion, as it stimulates the degradation and utilization of nutrients. Betaine hydrochloride improves this process, by raising the number of digestive juices, regulates the concentration of beneficial bacteria, and stimulates the fermentation processes in the stomach. It reduces the stomach discomfort, neutralizes the bloating and gases, and takes part in the building of enzyme pepsin, which supports the degradation and utilization of proteins. In this way, the active substance improves protein synthesis and contributes to muscle growth. Betaine hydrochloride is extremely important for the detoxification of the organism. It protects the cells from dehydration and helps the overall health of the whole body. Furthermore, this component plays a role in some amino-acid reactions and maintains the health and functioning of kidneys, liver, and heart.