Used since antiquity for the prevention of digestive problems, Mastic Gum has been shown to be effective against Helicobacter pylori, a bacteria linked to the development of peptic ulcers and other digestive troubles (Huwez FU, Thirlwell D, Cockayne A, Ala’Aldeen DA (December 1998) – “Mastic gum kills Helicobacter pylori”- The New England Journal of Medicine.

Digemast is Monteloeder’s exclusive liquid form of Mastic Gum specially designed to be incorporated in beverages and other liquid presentations, even in those requiring very low temperatures.
Mastic gum is a resinous exudate obtained from the stem and main leaves of the mastic tree (Pistacia lentiscus) growing in the Greek island of Chios and other regions of the Mediterranean.