Tag Archive: amylase and histamine breakdown

Nov 02

Digestive Enzymes: Amylase

A week and a half ago, I started a series of posts on digestive enzymes (found here) and today’s post will look specifically at Amylase or Carbohydrase.  We are starting with one of the more complicated enzyme categories because amylase breaks down carbs which include sugars, fiber and complex carbohydrates.  Simply stated amylase breaks down fruit, vegetables, …

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