Vitamin Supplement Descriptions
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HERBAL FIBERBLEND: Contains fiber and cleansing herbs. Used as a colon cleanser and detoxifier. Results in maintained digestive health and renewed energy.
BARLEY GREEN: Natural food supplement. Detoxifier and blood cleanser. Source of chlorophyll, minerals, enzymes, and other important nutrients.
GINKGO BILOBA: Antioxidant. Enhances blood circulation and increases supply of oxygen to heart, brain, and all body parts. Aids in mental function.
SAW PALMETTO: Herb. Acts as diuretic and urinary antiseptic. Inhibits production of dihydrotestosterone, a hormone contributing to enlargement of the prostate.
MAGNESIUM: Mineral. Protects arterial linings from stress caused by sudden blood pressure changes. May help prevent cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, certain forms of cancer and may reduce cholesterol levels. VERY IMPORTANT - Fat-soluble vitamins also hinder absorption of magnesium as do foods high in oxalic acid such as spinach, almonds, chard, cocoa, rhubarb, and tea.
VITAMIN E: Antioxidant. Improves circulation, necessary for tissue repair, reduces blood pressure, promotes normal blood clotting and healing. CAUTION: Start with small amounts (200 IU) and build to 400 IU. If you are taking blood thinners (i.e., Coumadin, etc.), check with your physician first.
LECITHIN: Natural food supplement. Blood fat emulsifier. Helps prevents arteriosclerosis. Improves brain function, aids in absorption of thiamine by liver and Vitamin A by the intestine.
DHEA PLUS: Hormone support. Also increases percentage of muscle mass; decreases percentage of body fat, stimulates bone deposition helping to prevent osteoporosis. CAUTION: High dose suppresses body’s natural ability to synthesize the hormone. Important to include Vitamins C and E and selenium to prevent oxidative damage to liver.
POTASSIUM: Mineral. Helps prevent stroke, promotes healthy nervous system and regular heart rhythm, aids in proper muscle contraction and works with sodium to control body’s water balance. Important in maintaining blood pressure. Regulates transfer of nutrients through cell membranes.
MAXIFLEX: Contains glucosamine, an amino acid. Helps promote cartilage regeneration and healthy joints. Also helpful for tendonitis, osteoporosis, and bursitis.
RED RASPBERRY: Herb. Antioxidant. Helps neutralize cell damaging free radicals. CAUTION: Could cause pregnancy related complications.
COLLOIDAL SILVER: Natural Antibiotic.
L-ARGININE: Amino Acid. Retards growth of tumors and cancer by enhancing immune function. Increases size and activity of thymus gland. Also good for liver disorders and aids in liver detox by neutralizing ammonia. Also helpful for healing and repair of damaged tissue and important for muscle metabolism.
GAR-O-LIC: Natural food supplement. Used since Biblical times. Lowers blood pressure and can reduce risk of blood clots and aid in preventing heart attacks. Lowers serum cholesterol levels and aids in digestion. Potent immune system stimulant and natural antibiotic.
THYRO-GEN: Nutritionally supports health thyroid function.
B-COMPLEX: Vitamin. Helps maintain health of the nerves, skin, eyes, hair, liver, and mouth. May be useful in alleviating depression or anxiety.
VITAMIN C (WITH BIOFLAVONOIDS): Vitamin. Antioxidant. Required for tissue growth and repair, adrenal gland function, and healthy gums. Also aids in the production of anti-stress hormones. It protects against the harmful effects of pollution, helps to prevent cancer, protects against infection, and enhances immunity. Protects against blood clotting and bruising and promotes the healing of wounds and burns.
KELP: Natural Food Supplement. Rich source of vitamins as well as many valuable minerals and trace elements. It is reported to be very beneficial to brain tissue, the membranes surrounding the brain, the sensory nerves, and the spinal cord, as well as the nails and blood vessels. Used in the treatment of thyroid problems. Useful for other conditions as varied as hair loss, obesity, and ulcers. Protects against the effects of radiation and softens stools.
PAPAYA: Stimulates the appetite and aids digestion. Good for heartburn, indigestion, and inflammatory bowel disorders.
LYSINE: Amino Acid. Helps calcium absorption and aids in production of antibodies, hormones and enzymes. Helps lower high triglyceride levels. Also useful when taken in combination with Vitamin C with bioflavonoids to combat herpes outbreaks and cold sores. CAUTION: If using lysine for herpes outbreak, discontinue arginine temporarily until condition clears up.
CHROMIUM PICOLINATE: Mineral chelated with picolinate, an amino acid metabolite. Vital in synthesis of cholesterol, fats, and protein. Maintains stable blood sugar levels through proper insulin utilization. Helpful for both diabetics and hypoglycemics. CAUTION: Diabetics must consult with physician first as blood sugar levels must be monitored carefully.
ZINC GLUCONATE: Mineral. Important for prostate function and growth of reproductive organs. Good also for acne. Promotes healthy immune system. Protects liver from chemical damage. Needed to maintain proper concentration of Vitamin E in the blood.