Serrapeptase, technically called Serratio Peptidase, is a proteolytic enzyme, meaning that it dissolves or digests proteins breaking them down into peptides and ultimately amino acids. Serrapeptase enzyme is thought to show, effective support for accelerated healing, healthy sinus activity, normal fluid retention, joint mobility, post-surgical recovery and removal of waste fluids, via an apparent reductive effect on inflammatory mediators. In turn this may help to support normal cardio function and anti-inflammatory health. Serra Enzyme 250,000IU Maximum Strength are over x3 stronger than our other Serrapeptase products and are formulated to give maximum benefit in the minimum time. For customers who need more Serapeptase. Capsules are delayed release, and are taken on an empty stomach to ensure that they are activated in the small intestine rather than in the stomach.