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- UPC # 766298005164
Maintaining cardiovascular well-being is essential to living a full and active life. A healthy lifestyle—including a balanced diet‚ regular exercise‚ rest‚ and managing stress—all play roles in making sure that your heart and blood vessels stay healthy. However‚ there are supplements that may provide additional assistance.
Sugar cane‚ beeswax‚ and wheat germ naturally contain a mix of long-chain fatty alcohols in their wax; the most common are octacosanol and triacontanol‚ although it also contains several other types. This natural blend is known as policosanol. Pure Encapsulations’ Policosanol 20 mg may promote cardiovascular health in several ways‚ which might be due to the fact that it can support good platelet function and lipid metabolism while providing antioxidant protection. The platelets are responsible for managing blood clotting; they can discourage excessive bleeding from wounds‚ while still allowing sufficient blood flow.
Meanwhile‚ lipid metabolism is the process that lets your body digest absorb the dietary fats you consume. Policosanol 20 mg may support triglyceride and fatty acid metabolism‚ which may be impaired due to certain factors. At the same time‚ it might moderate the activity of HMG-CoA reductase‚ the metabolic pathway that produces substances such as cholesterol. Finally‚ policosanol can further support heart health as an antioxidant that works to fight off free radical molecules that can cause potential harm to cells throughout the body.
Policosanol 20 mg may be well-tolerated by the digestive tract‚ meaning that this supplement may be less likely to cause discomfort when you take it.
Take one or two capsules per day‚ in divided doses with meals. At the recommended dosage‚ each 120-capsule bottle of Policosanol 20 mg by Pure Encapsulations should last from two to four 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.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Policosanol (from sugar cane wax)..................................................20 mg.
(hypo-allergenic plant fiber added to complete capsule volume requirement)
Pure Encapsulations recommends 1–2 capsules per day‚ in divided doses‚ with meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
At this time‚ there are no known side effects or precautions. If pregnant or lactating‚ consult your physician before taking this product.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Policosanol supports healthy platelet function and may act synergistically with blood-thinning drugs. Caution under these conditions and the close supervision of a health professional are advised.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Artificial Color Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Artificial Sweetener Free
- Binders Free
- Coatings Free
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Egg Free
- Excipients Free
- Fragrance Free
- Gluten Free
- Heavy Metals Free
- Made In The Usa
- Preservative Free
- Shellac Free
- Soy Free
- Vegetarian Product
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
- Artificial Fragrance Free
- Fillers Free
- Hyrdrogentated Oils Free
- Starch Free
- Sugar Free
- Vegetable Product
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Overall Rating for Policosanol 20 mg 120 Capsules
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from Griffin, GA
naturally lowers cholesterol numbers
doctor and I are pleased with the results in cholesterol numbers
easy to swallow
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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