Keyword: enzymes

How do I regain the enzymes necessary for digesting beans and bean flours?

Enzymes are not recommended as part of a treatment for celiac disease, nor are they required to digest food products on a gluten-free diet. Healthy bodies, even those with celiac disease, are not deficient in enzyme production. The only requirement to enable normal absorption is to be on a gluten-free diet. Persons with celiac disease… Read more »

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Do liver enzymes return to normal after going gluten free?

Yes, if the increase was caused by celiac disease. No, if they were elevated for another reason. Elevated liver enzymes are one of the extra-intestinal signs of celiac disease, so patients with elevated liver enzymes should be tested for it.

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