- MFG # 16734
- UPC # 631257534989
• Helps Strengthen & Support the Protective Intestinal Lining
• Contains L-Glutamine‚ N-Acetyl D-Glucosamine‚ Gamma Oryzanol & Soothing Herbs
• Promotes Healthy Digestion & Nutrient Absorption
• Promotes Intestinal Cell Health
• Provides Powerful Antioxidant Support
• No Fillers or Binders
IntestiMax is a natural L-glutamine and N-acetyl D-glucosamine supplement with additional soothing herbs to support the integrity and healthy function of the intestinal lining. It also includes gamma oryzanol a natural extract of rice bran oil‚ which has been shown to enforce antioxidant effects in the digestive tract.
What is the Intestinal Lining?
The digestive tract consists of the mouth‚ esophagus‚ stomach and intestines. It serves as a place for food breakdown and nutrient absorption to take place. The intestinal lining is a thin mucosal membrane that lines the small and large intestines. This delicate lining is semipermeable; this means the membrane allows nutrients into the bloodstream and keeps toxins‚ pathogens‚ and undigested food out. When toxins enter the bloodstream‚ many health conditions may occur.
The Importance of a Healthy Intestinal Lining
The intestinal lining serves many functions. Three of the most critical are:
1) Helps to continue the digestion process after the food you consumed leaves the stomach.
2) Assists with the absorption of nutrients from food; this part of the digestion process occurs in the small intestine after food leaves the stomach.
3) Helps to prevent harmful bacteria and undigested food from entering the bloodstream.
The intestinal lining is like the skin‚ in that it sloughs off a layer of cells naturally every 3-5 days and produces new cells to keep the lining semipermeable. To keep new cells continually growing‚ the amino acid L-Glutamine is the primary fuel for this process. When functioning properly‚ the body converts L-glutamine into N-acetyl D-glucosamine‚ an amino sugar found in all tissues of the body. Much of the intestinal lining is composed of N-acetyl D-glucosamine‚ which helps hold the cells of the intestinal lining together.
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.
Serving Size: 2 Capsules
Servings per Container: 45
Amount per Serving %DV**
L-Glutamine (free form) 835 mg ***
N-Acetyl D-Glucosamine 35 mg ***
Gamma Oryzanol 20 mg ***
Proprietary Herbal Blend 10 mg
Cranesbill root (Geranium maculatum) ***
Ginger root (Zingiber officinale) ***
Marigold flower (Calendula officinalis) ***
Marshmallow root (Althaea officinalis) ***
** Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2‚000 calorie diet.
*** Daily Value not established
Other Ingredients: Vegetable capsule (vegetable fiber and water)
Take 2 capsules in the morning on an empty stomach. May be repeated in the evening. May take up to 12 capsules daily.
WARNING: Consult your physician before using this or any product if you are pregnant‚ nursing‚ trying to conceive‚ taking medication or have a medical condition.These products contain an ingredient derived from crustacean shells (shrimp‚ lobster‚ crab).
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Binders Free
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Fillers Free
- Gluten Free
- GMP Certification
- Kosher Product
- Made in the USA
- Soy Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
- Artificial Ingredients Free
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Overall Rating for IntestiMax Caps - 90 Capsules
I was "prescribed" IntestiMax Caps from my nutritionist back in 2003. I have chronic reflux and acid indigestion and IntestiMax Caps was given to help heal the lining of my stomach and esophogus. I really feel the difference and now take it on a fairly regular schedule. NO MORE BURNING SENSATIONS! And after some diet changes feel so much better without the chronic indigestion. I take 2 capsules in the morning on an empty stomach and Im good for the day! The price is reasonable and this site makes it easy to order and reorder. Love it!
Convenient to take. Price is reasonable. Easy to order. Everything!
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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