Info: 90 Veg. Capsules
Green tea is no ordinary beverage. It has a long history in traditional medicine in China and India for the digestive, cardiovascular, and cognitive/nervous systems, and for fungal infections. It has many phytonutrients, including some with great antioxidant properties (which were there to protect the plant) - particularly EGCg (which is, a catechin: a type of flavonoid). Of course, one would have to drink a lot of green tea to reap all its benefits, but frankly, that's not everyone's cup of tea. A single capsule of Protocol for Life Balance supplement is equivalent to consuming 2 to 3 cups of green tea, with a high potency, standardized amount of that key EGCg component (half of each 400 mg extract dose), together with some regular green tea (except decaffeinated) to ensure the full range of useful co-nutrients is present.
Product Notes:Over the past decade, epigallo-catechin-3-gallate (EGCg) has received major attention due to its numerous health benefits for conditions including neurodegenerative, cardiovascular, and inflammatory diseases and multiple types of cancer. In laboratory studies, EGCg has demonstrated strong antioxidant activity and an ability to interfere with pathways associated with pathological conditions where inflammation is the major factor. Recent studies have also demonstrated EGCg to be potentially beneficial in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis by inhibiting inflammatory protein gene expression in cartilage.
Ingredients:Each capsule contains:
400 mg Green Tea Extract (Camellia sinensis) (Leaf) (Contains 4 mg of Caffeine) [Standardized to contain 50% EGCg (Epigallocatechin Gallate) (200 mg)]
50 mg Decaffeinated Green Tea (Camellia sinensis) (Leaf)
Non-medicinal ingredients: Veg. Capsule (hypromellose, water), Silica, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Suggested Usage:Adults: Take 1 capsule daily with meals. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond 12 weeks.
Warnings:Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have a liver disorder or develop symptoms of liver trouble.
Health Canada Natural Product Number: 80005626.