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Thiamine is an essential B complex vitamin that can provide a variety of health benefits. Pure Encapsulations' BenfoMax contains a highly bioavailable form of this nutrient called benfotiamine. Benfotiamine was developed in Japan by scientists in the 1960s and is fat-soluble‚ making it more easily absorbed and longer-lasting in the body than common water-soluble forms of vitamin B1 like thiamine HCl. It is found in vegetables such as onions‚ leeks‚ and garlic; unfortunately‚ the amounts in dietary sources tend to be small.
This supplement may help maintain healthy levels of AGE (advanced glycation end product) activity; this is because thiamine promotes production of TPP‚ an enzyme that may support already healthy glucose metabolism. An enzyme known as transketolase uses three biochemical pathways to protect vascular tissues‚ which are the blood vessels that circulate blood to and from the heart and other vital organs.
BenfoMax may also support the nervous system by promoting comfort‚ as well as the conduction velocity of nerves; this may allow nerve impulses to better communicate with each other. Due to its potential to moderate the enzyme activity of protein kinase C and support cytokine balance‚ benfotiamine might also support retinal function in order to support good vision. Furthermore‚ it can promote kidney health by supporting the functioning of renal glomeruli. Glomeruli are small units that are responsible for cleaning and detoxifying your blood before it is re-circulated into the blood stream.
Take one to three capsules per day‚ in divided doses with meals. At the recommended dosage‚ each 90-capsule bottle of BenfoMax by Pure Encapsulations should last from one to three months.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypoallergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Amount Per Serving / % DV
Each Vegetarian Capsule contains:
BenfoPure® benofotiamine 200mg
Ascorbyl palmitate (fat-soluble Vitamin C) 5mg
Other Ingredients: Hypo-allergenic plant fiber (cellulose)‚ vegetarian capsule (cellulose‚ water).
Take 1-3 capsules daily‚ in divided doses‚ with meals.
Consult a healthcare professional before use.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Preservative Free
- Allergen Free
- Artificial Additive Free
- No Added Excipients
- Environmental Contaminants Free
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