biOptimizers - HCL Breakthrough

Don't let tummy trubs derail your day. This breakthrough achieves healthy stomach acid levels for optimal digestion and nutrient absorption. And that means less bloating, gas, indigestion, post-meal fatigue and general discomfort.

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Don't let tummy trubs derail your day. This breakthrough achieves healthy stomach acid levels for optimal digestion and nutrient absorption. And that means less bloating, gas, indigestion, post-meal fatigue and general discomfort.

Why HCL Breakthrough

  • All-natural and 100% plant-based betaine hydrochloride and full-spectrum digestive enzyme blend
  • Mineral-enhanced with a full-spectrum mineral complex to provide cofactors to digestive enzymes and correct deficiencies
  • Free of pork-derived pepsin, which can irritate the esophagus (the tube between the mouth and the stomach) in people with heartburn
  • Optimizes the absorption of important minerals including iron, calcium, magnesium, zinc, copper, and manganese
  • Promotes healthy gut movement, bile flow, and enzymatic secretions
  • Helps maximize protein digestion and assimilation in the stomach, which improves exercise recovery and muscle building results
  • Reduces incomplete digested proteins that can stimulate the immune system or cause leaky gut
  • Supports the stomach’s natural ability to protect against foodborne infections, including bacteria, viruses, yeasts, and parasites
  • Support natural protection against bacteria or yeast fermentation in the upper gut
  • Relieves indigestion, gas, bloating, belching, and fatigue after meals
  • Supports healthy closure of the valve between the stomach and esophagus
  • Enhances digestion and nutrient absorption when taken with meals
  • 100% Satisfaction guarantee with respect to quality, purity, potency, and effectiveness
  • Produced in small batches with medical-grade natural ingredients

Improve Digestion and Heartburn by Supporting Stomach Acids With HCL Supplement

Though most assume that heartburn and acid reflux are a result of too much stomach acid, these are actually symptoms of low stomach acid. One of the low stomach acid symptoms is heartburn and acid reflux. It is counterintuitive because acid reflux can allow the acid to irritate your esophagus and throat. However, the valve between your esophagus and stomach closes in response to enough acidity levels in the stomach. If the valve doesn’t close properly, you have insufficient stomach acid production.

Unfortunately, most people reach for antacids or stomach acid-blocking drugs, which further reduce stomach acid levels. While these drugs do curb the symptoms and allow the esophagus to heal, they do not fix the root cause of acid reflux and heartburn. Instead, they cause further problems due to low stomach acid, such as nutrient deficiencies, improper gut movement, and increased risk of foodborne illnesses.

To address the heartburn and acid reflux, it is best to figure out the root causes. Identify foods and situations that trigger the symptoms and avoid them. Then, support healthy stomach acid levels with a betaine hydrochloride supplement like HCL Breakthrough so the valve between the stomach and esophagus can work naturally. This will also prevent other long-term health risks from having no stomach acid.

How Do Hydrochloric Acid Supplements Work?

Betaine is a B-vitamin found in high concentration in beets. Betaine hydrochloride (HCl) is a salt of betaine and HCL. Once in the stomach, it releases the hydrochloric acid, which is the same as your stomach acid.

In a clinical study of healthy volunteers, betaine HCL supplements effectively reduced stomach pH by about 4.5 within about 30 minutes.

Recommended Dosage

The recommended dosage for HCL Breakthrough is 1 capsule with each meal or within 30 minutes of eating a meal. Dosage information can be found on the bottle’s label. Consult your medical practitioner prior to starting any new supplement, especially if you have a medical condition.


Where was this all my life?
By Olivia E.

I'm a coffee addict, plain and simple. And I don't believe food is edible if it isn't spicy. Well, for years now, I've had intolerable burning pains (heartburn) from years of pursuing these habits to the fullest, to the point where I had to stop enjoying those 2 things completely. In addition, I was suffering from being constantly bloated. I felt like I couldn't even enjoy a snack without looking like I was in my third trimester of pregnancy. I've been taking the Betaine HCL for only 2 weeks, as directed everyday, and I can now enjoy 3 or more cups of coffee everyday, and as much spicy food as my heart desires, and not only do I NOT get ANY heartburn, but I've noticed I've been a lot more lean in my stomach area too! Where has this product been all my life?

Very Good Product!
By Heather G.

Helps renew stomach acids lost with age. No more indigestion!

Really Helps my Acid Reflux
By Karen.

Really helps my reflux I did the baking soda test and failed to burn now I use this and wow what a difference.


HCL Breakthrough Benefits

  1. Promotes Healthy Digestive Function

    Your stomach acid is critical for healthy digestion by:

    • Loosening up the chemical structures of your food to make them accessible to digestive enzymes
    • Activating protein-digesting enzymes in the stomach
    • Stimulating the closure of the valve that prevents stomach acid from backflowing into your esophagus

    Low stomach acid, which tends to happen with aging and stress, can have ripple effects throughout the digestive system and thus the body. Without enough stomach acid, it takes your body significantly more energy and enzymes to digest food.

    People with low stomach acid tend to struggle with bloating, indigestion, post-meal fatigue, acid reflux and heartburn. Many also have low appetite and nutrient deficiencies. In some cases, incompletely digested proteins can contribute to leaky gut or become food allergies.

    HCL Breakthrough supports healthy stomach acid levels to ensure optimal digestion and reduce digestive discomfort.

  2. Promotes Healthy Gut Movement

    Once your food leaves the stomach, the acidity stimulates a wave-like gut movement, along with pancreatic enzyme and bile secretion. Therefore, inadequate stomach acid can cause sluggish gut movement and insufficient overall digestion, which create a perfect environment for bacteria and yeast overgrowth.

    A classic symptom of slow gut movement is constipation and long transit time. Worse yet, when the yeast and bacteria ferment food in the small intestine, it can cause gas and bloating. Small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is also associated with many chronic health conditions including fibromyalgia, anxiety and depression.

    For most people, improving stomach acid with a high-quality betaine HCl supplement like HCl Breakthrough can promote healthy gut movement. However, if you may have SIBO, you’ll need to see a qualified practitioner for testing, diagnosis, and treatments. While restoring healthy stomach acid levels should be a key part of any gut healing protocol, HCL Breakthrough is not FDA approved to treat or diagnose any disease.

  3. Improves Mineral and Vitamin B12 Absorption

    Stomach acid is important for the absorption of essential minerals including iron, calcium, zinc, magnesium, zinc, copper, and manganese. It also activates intrinsic factor, which is necessary for vitamin B12 absorption.

    People with inadequate stomach acid often become deficient in these minerals, which may manifest as iron-deficiency anemia, reduced bone density, and weakened immune system. You can supplement with these minerals but if you can’t absorb them, you’ll be wasting money on the mineral supplements.

    By supporting healthy stomach acid levels, HCL Breakthrough can help improve the absorption of these key minerals and vitamin B12. Many of our users find it helpful to add HCL Breakthrough along with high-iron foods and supplements to increase their iron levels.

  4. Improves Protein Digestion and Absorption

    Gastric acid secretion plays a key role in helping to denature proteins, which open up their chemical structure and make them more easily accessible to enzymes. Also, inside the stomach, the acid activates digestive enzymes including pepsin and rennin. The lack of stomach acid can reduce these steps, leading to poor protein digestion.

    Many people with low stomach acid feel a heavy stomach or are tired after meals. They may also struggle to build muscles because they cannot effectively digest and absorb proteins.

    Restoring stomach acid with HCL Breakthrough can ensure healthy protein digestion, which will relieve post-meal fatigue and heaviness. If you are working to gain muscles, you may also get better results by adding HCL Breakthrough.

  5. Support the Stomach’s Natural Ability to Protect Against Food-Borne Infections

    One of the critical roles your stomach acid plays is to sterilize your stomach content. The acidity kills most yeast, bad bacteria, and parasites, which are opportunistic infections. Low stomach acid leaves the door wide open for these infections, which may increase your risk of food-borne illnesses and chronic gut infections.

    By increasing stomach acidity, HCL Breakthrough improves your stomach’s natural ability to kill these infections before they take hold in your body.