- MFG # 01083
- UPC # 737870108320
Melatonin releases from the pineal gland‚ reaching its peak at night to help maintain healthy cell health throughout the body. Secretion of melatonin declines significantly with age‚ as the pineal gland becomes calcified. Jet lag‚ shift work‚ and poor vision can disrupt melatonin cycles.
Melatonin keeps our circadian cycle in tune. Not only does this hormone work to maintain cell health‚ it appears to regulate a system of self-repair and regeneration. As melatonin diminishes with age‚ our biological functions are impaired. Melatonin also has strong antioxidant properties. It directly scavenges both hydroxyl and peroxyl free radicals‚ and it does so more effectively than most other antioxidants. It also greatly potentiates the efficiency of other endogenous and exogenous antioxidants. Melatonin is especially important for protecting cellular DNA against peroxynitrite damage by inhibiting peroxynitrite free radical reactions. Some research has found that melatonin increases the speed of falling asleep and adds to the quality of sleep in about 60% of people who use it.
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Serving Size 1 vegetarian capsule
Servings Per Container 200
Amount Per Serving
Melatonin 500 mcg
Other ingredients: rice flour‚ vegetable cellulose (capsule).
This product contains NO milk‚ egg‚ fish‚ peanuts‚ crustacean shellfish (lobster‚ crab‚ shrimp)‚ soybeans‚ tree nuts‚ wheat‚ yeast‚ gluten‚ or corn. Contains NO sugar‚ and no artificial sweeteners‚ flavors‚ colors‚ or preservatives.
Take one capsule 30 to 60 minutes before bedtime‚ or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
More may be taken if needed.
Melatonin is naturally secreted from the pineal gland at night‚ and should be taken at night for optimal results.
If you have asthma or an autoimmune disease‚ do not use melatonin.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- GMO Free
- Vegetarian Product
- Milk Free
- Egg Free
- Fish Free
- Peanut Free
- Tree Nuts Free
- Corn Free
- Gluten Free
- Wheat Free
- Sugar Free
- Yeast Free
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Artificial Sweetener Free
- Preservative Free
- Made In The Usa
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