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Phosphatidyl serine (PS)‚ a phospholipid nutrient‚ is active in cell membranes and is the major acidic phospholipid component in the membranes of the brain. Membranes are the working surfaces of every cell‚ carrying out the essential functions of cellular communication and hormonal signal transduction. Nerve cells‚ in particular‚ depend on healthy membrane function for normal neurotransmitter metabolism and nerve signal transmission. PS occupies a crucial role in many of these membrane-associated nerve cell processes. The fundamental function of PS is to help maintain proper membrane fluidity‚ which has major implications on most membrane functions.
In the brain‚ PS helps maintain normal capacity for acetylcholine release and thus is important to the cholinergic neurotransmitter system. PS has similar functions in the dopamine‚ noradrenaline and serotonin dependent neurotransmitter systems. It is also needed for sodium and potassium transport via its influence on ATPase activity.
PS assists in maintaining adequate glucose utilization in the brain. Glucose is the preferred energy substrate for nerve cells which‚ unlike other cells‚ are unable to use fatty acids or proteins for energy production. Brain glucose utilization‚ an indicator of brain activity‚ often declines during aging. Another related function of PS is its role in controlling the normal balance of stress hormones.
PS is involved in the body’s response to counterbalance the excessive release of adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) and adrenaline after physical stress from exercise‚ while supporting normal growth hormone release at the same time.
Dietary PS is efficiently and rapidly absorbed in the intestine‚ taken up into the blood‚ and readily crosses the blood-brain barrier to reach the nerve cells of the brain.
Phosphatidyl serine softgels may be a useful dietary supplement for individuals who wish to support the body’s nervous system and brain function.
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.
Each softgel contains:
Total Phospholipids .....................................500 mg
Fatty Acids (free and phospholipid-bound)....................360 mg
One to three capsules daily or as directed by physician. Phosphatidyl serine should be taken with meals. Dietary PS may be taken with other supplements‚ such as Basic Preventive®‚ Added Protection III®‚ Acetyl-L-Carnitine‚ Ginkgo‚ or FlavonAll®.
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Domestic orders placed by 5 PM Eastern Time will be packed and shipped the same day, pending verification of billing information and the shipping method selected. Orders containing out-of-stock items or refrigerated items will be processed as quickly as possible, but won't necessarily be shipped out the same day.
Excludes all orders placed during weekends and on major US holidays (Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day).