Betaine hydrochloride with pepsin. Sugar, salt and starch free. One pepsin unit is defined as that quantity of enzyme that digests 10,000 times its weight of coagulated egg albumin. Solgar's Beta-Pepsin Tablets are an effective aid to digestion by increasing the acid level in the stomach to more efficiently aid in the digestion of dietary protein. This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Solgar's Beta-Pepsin Tablets are free of corn, yeast, wheat, soy and dairy products and are formulated without the use of preservatives, artificial flavors or colors.