Supplements - Miscellaneous Antioxidants 


Alpha Lipoic Acid,  100mg, 120 Capsules, $20.11
Dietary Supplement - 30-60 day supply

   

 Alpha lipoic acid (ALA) is naturally distributed to every cell in the body. It is an antioxidant substance that can neutralize oxygen radical chemicals in the body produced by digestion and activity that can damage other cells. It works along with common antioxidants vitamins C and E, and glutathione by helping to recycle them after they have been used up.

ALA has few side effects but it may improve blood sugar control in diabetics.  If you are a diabetic on medication, be sure to monitor blood sugar levels regularly. †

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Beta Carotene, 25,000 IU (15mg), 90 Softgels, $14.92
Dietary Supplement - 45-90 day supply
    Beta-carotene is one of the natural chemicals known as carotenoids. In the body, it converted to vitamin A. Like vitamins E and C it is an antioxidant that can help neutralize the effects of free radicals in the body. Carotenoids are the plant chemicals that are responsible for the orange coloration of many fruits and vegetables.

People with deficiencies in vitamin A can use beta-carotene as a safe replacement with few of the side effects that might occur with taking vitamin A as retinol. †

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Green Tea Extract, 300mg, 120 Capsules, $23.14
Dietary Supplement - 60 day supply
  

  Green tea, as both a flavorful steeped drink, and its leaves have been used for thousands of years as a natural preventative and treatment for many conditions. Other teas are fermented products, but green tea is in a pure unfermented form. The leaves (or a teabag) can have a soothing effect on the skin and is often used as a treatment for sunburn, and to reduce puffiness and wrinkles around the eyes. The extract, taken orally is often used as a preventative and to help reduce frequency of genital warts. †

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Quercetin Plus, 500mg, 100 Tablets, $35.48
Dietary Supplement - 30-60 day supply
  

 Quercetin is one of a group of different plant flavonoids that are antioxidants. It helps reduce free radicals in the body, which damage the body's cell membranes. It has antihistamine and anti-inflammatory properties, and has a wide range of uses from asthma to reducing the effects of chronic   prostate inflammation (prostatitis.) Scientists believe that by reducing inflammation, it may also protect against heart disease and cancer. †

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Resveratrol Plus, 100mg, 60 Veggie Capsules, $16.24
Dietary Supplement - 120 day supply
  

Resveratrol comes from Polygonum cuspidatum root, also known as Japanese Knotweed or Tiger Cane.  Studies have shown that resveratrol supports a healthy heart and has the ability to activate the Sirtuin family of proteins which are thought to mimic anti-aging benefits and help support the overall health of living cells. A synergistic effect is provided by the addition of grape seed extract and its active compounds known as OPC’s.  This class of compounds has been shown to provide more antioxidant benefits than vitamin C and E. †

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Turmeric Extract, 500mg, 120 Veggie Caps, $32.12
Dietary Supplement - 120 day supply
   Turmeric is a spice that is produced from the root of the Curcuma longa plant. It is the primary spice used in foods like curry and similar dishes in Indian culture.  It is high in Curcuminoids which are the  plant chemicals that give turmeric its yellow color. 

Turmeric's main curcuminoid phytochemical is curcumin which has been shown to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anticancer, and other properties. †

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† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These supplements are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.