IsoPure Drink Mix from Nature's Best is available as a protein powder and as a meal replacement powder both of whose protein source is all ion-exchanged whey protein isolate. The Isopure meal replacement powder comes in 20 packet boxes and has 50 grams of protein, 25 grams of carbohydrates and 0 grams of fat in each 300 calorie packet serving. Packets are available in individual flavors and a 20 packet Variety Pack - 4 packets each of five different flavors: Dutch Chocolate Creamy Vanilla Stawberries & Cream Chocolate Peanut Butter Swirl Orange Creamsicle Also available in a Tropical Variety Pack - 4 packets of each: Mango Supreme Pina Colada Peaches and Cream Bananas and Cream Strawberries and Cream Creamy Vanilla MRP Ingredients: Ion Exchange Whey Protein Isolate, Maltodextrin, Vitamin, Mineral And Amino Acid Blend, Natural And Artificial Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Aspartame, Acesulfame K. Dutch Chocolate MRP Ingredients: Ion Exchange Whey Protein Isolate, Maltodextrin, Vitamin, Mineral And Amino Acid Blend, Cocoa, Xanthan Gum, Natural And Artificial Flavor, Aspartame, Acesulfame K. Orange Creamsicle MRP Ingredients: Ion Exchange Whey Protein Isolate, Maltodextrin, Vitamin, Mineral And Amino Acid Blend, Natural And Artificial Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Aspartame, Acesulfame K, Artificial Color ( Yellow #6 ). Stawberries & Cream MRP Ingredients: Ion Exchange Whey Protein Isolate, Maltodextrin, Vitamin, Mineral And Amino Acid Blend, Natural And Artificial Flavor, Freeze-Dried Strawberry Crystals, Xanthan Gum, Aspartame, Acesulfame K, Artificial Color (Red #3 ). Chocolate Peanut Butter Swirl MRP Ingredients: Ion Exchange Whey Protein Isolate, Maltodextrin, Vitamin, Mineral And Amino Acid Blend, Cocoa, Natural And Artificial Flavor, Xanthan Gum, Aspartame, Acesulfame K. IsoPure Protein Powder from Nature's Best has a very high quality protein source - all ion-exchanged whey protein isolate. The 3 lb protein powder containers contain zero carbs per serving in Strawberry and Vanilla flavors. Chocolate flavor has just 3 grams of carbs. PerfectRx from Nature's Best is the most economical of the MRP packets we sell. If you want a great meal replacement product high in protein, but you are not interested in paying for state-of-the-art nutritional supplements, PerfectRx is a very good choice. Available in Chocolate and Vanilla flavors. Chocolate flavor has 37 g. of protein, 24 g. of carbs, and 2 g. of fat. Vanilla flavor has 37 g. of protein, 26 g. of carbs, and 0 g. of fat for a total of 260 calories. 20 packets per box (currently available with 2 free packets per box). Vanilla Perfect Rx Ingredients: Perfect Unique Protein Blend (milk protein isolate, calcium caseinate, whey protein concentrates, egg albumin), maltodextrin, potassium chloride, potassium citrate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate, dipotassium phosphate, natural and artifical flavors, aspartame, magnesium oxide, choline bitartrate, cellulose, ascorbic acid, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate, ferrous fumarate, niacin, biotin, xanthan gum, vitamin A palmitate, zinc oxide, D-calcium pantothenate, vitamin K, manganese sulfate, beta-carotene, copper sulfate, pyridoxine HCL, riboflavin, thiamine HCL, L- glutamine, chromium picolinate, cobalamin concentrate (vitamin B12), vitamin D-3, folic acid, sodium molybdate, potassium iodide, sodium selenite. Solid Protein Bar Surprisingly great taste in a high protein, low carb bar. Very popular. Garlicin (odor-free Garlic) SmartRelease Garlicin is the most effective garlic supplement on the market today. It is 100% odor free and has the highest effective allicin yield of any garlic product. In clinical studies garlic has been shown to lower serum cholesterol and help maintain circulatory efficiency. The greatest effect resulted from garlic products with standardized amounts of allicin release in doses of 5,000 mcg per day.* Recommended Daily Dosage: For a 5,000 mcg dose of allicin per day, take 1 Garlicin tablet 2 times daily with meals. For daily health maintenance, take 1 Garlicin tablet daily with a meal, or as recommended by your healthcare professional. Garlicin should be taken consistently for maximum benefit. Garlic Cloves Latin Name: Allium sativum Common Name: Garlic, Poor Man's Treacle. Usage Garlic helps to lower cholesterol. It is also useful in colds and flu, ringworm, intestinal worms, and for liver, gallbladder, and digestive support. History Garlic is without a doubt one of man's most useful original herbal medicines. The first written record of Garlic is roughly 5,000 years old. The list of ailments it has effectively been used to treat is so extensive space does not permit a complete listing. It bears an outstanding reputation in the treatment of circulatory problems, weak digestion, and warding off respiratory problems. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Additional Information The therapeutic effects of Garlic have been scientifically validated in the area of cholesterol and triglyceride lowering, as well as its strong antimicrobial properties. Research in Germany, India, France, China, England and the United States demonstrate consistent results proving the efficacy and safety of Garlic even in high doses. Known as a yang tonic in Chinese medicine, Garlic will stimulate appetite and metabolism, clear toxins, and act as an antimicrobial agent of the mucous membranes. A great deal of recent work has been done on the sulphur bearing amino acids in Garlic. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Usage Warnings If you are taking anti-clotting medication, consult your physician before using Garlic in medicinal amounts.Individuals concerned with their cardiovascular health should consult with a physician. Intestinal disturbances may occur when not consumed with other food. Garlic's anticlotting action in medicinal amounts could cause problems for those with clotting disorders. Although Garlic at recommended dosage is far from a problem, if you have a clotting disorder or are taking anti-clotting medication, consult your physician before using Garlic in medicinal amounts. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The information provided on this site is for informational purposes only and is not meant to substitute for advice provided by a healthcare professional. The information provided should not be used for diagnosing, treating or prescribing medication for treatment of a disease or health-related condition. You should carefully read all information provided in product packaging and follow the appropriate directions for use. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your healthcare professional. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Nature's Way Garlicin Proven to Release 2.5 Times More Allicin than the Closest Competitor Larry Lawson, Ph.D. Discussion: Criteria for an Effective Garlic Supplement Delayed formation of the active compound allicin. Garlic is unique among herbs because its active compound, allicin, is not present until the enzyme alliinase becomes activated and converts alliin into allicin. This occurs when garlic cloves are crushed or when the powder becomes wet in a non-acid environment. Acid sensitivity of alliinase. Most enzymes, including alliinase, are rapidly and completely inactivated by stomach acid (in only two seconds). Therefore, garlic tablets must be enteric-coated to prevent the powder from coming in contact with stomach acid. The quality of the enteric coating must be sufficient to allow at least two hours of protection from tablet disintegration in stomach acid. Time sensitivity of alliinase. Once alliinase has become activated upon contact with a non-acid solution, its activity at body temperature dissipates quickly. A 1989 study reported 95% loss of activity in one hour in simulated intestinal fluid with digestive enzymes present. We have shown a 95% loss of activity in only 45 minutes without the presence of digestive enzymes. Consequently, garlic tablets must disintegrate/dissolve quickly after passing through the stomach-ideally in less than 45 minutes. Slow disintegration results in only a small portion of alliin ever being converted to allicin. For example, most brands of enteric coated tablets require three hours to disintegrate in intestinal buffer solution, resulting in only 8%-15% conversion of their alliin to allicin. This percent does not increase when the tablets are allowed to remain in intestinal fluids for extended periods (we have tested up to seven hours) because the alliinase activity has expired. Effective allicin release of at least 5,000 mcg of allicin per day. Effective allicin release or effective allicin yield means the actual amount of allicin released from the tablets under gastrointestinal conditions-as simulated by Method 724A in the U.S. Pharmacopoeia. The value of 5,000 mcg comes from positive serum cholesterol lowering clinical trials conducted with tablets standardized to release between 3,600-5,400 mcg of allicin. Discussion: Comparing Garlic Supplements Using USP Method 724A Definition. USP Method 724A is called the "General Drug Release Standard" for "delayed release (enteric-coated) articles" [1995 United States Pharmacopoeia, pages 1795-96]. It is the standard used nationwide by pharmaceutical companies. USP standards and methods are officially recognized as valid by the Food & Drug Administration. Standards. The USP 724A standard requires two hours of protection of the tablets from acid followed by complete drug release (disintegration/dissolution of the tablets) in 45 minutes in intestine-simulating buffer. This standard fits with garlic tablets because the 45 minute release in buffer closely matches the length of time in which alliinase has activity. Although the standard applies only to delayed-release (enteric coated) tablets, any garlic supplement that makes allicin claims should be evaluated by this standard. Label claims. According to USP 724A, the label claim for allicin must match the amount of allicin actually released under the conditions of this method, not by simply dissolving crushed tablets in water which will always produce higher values. Nature's Way Garlicin, the only compliant brand. Garlicin is the only brand that meets its allicin label claim under Method 724A. This is the result of the proprietary SmartRelease technology which assures three things: a) Garlicin has a high alliin content, b) Garlicin has a highly effective enteric coating to protect the tablet from stomach acid, and c) Garlicin disintegrates in intestinal buffer quicker (only 40 minutes) than any other brand. Garlicin is the highest allicin release brand. Ranking first out of 40 brands tested, Nature's Way Garlicin releases 7,100 mcg of allicin per recommended dose (2.5 times more than the nearest competitor). GARLIC-POWER (Allium sativum) Supports healthy cholesterol levels by reducing serum cholesterol. A unique blend of red and white garlic exclusively from China, Garlic-Power is equivalent to 1200 milligrams of fresh garlic and delivers higher allicin potential than any other garlic supplement. Because the beneficial enzyme reaction in garlic causes its pungent odor, each tablet is enteric coated to provide maximum allicin benefit in an odor-controlled dosage form. Each enteric-coated tablet contains 400 mg. Certified Potency Garlic Extract concentrated and standardized for a minimum 3 mg Total Allicin Potential. Total Allicin Potential calculated as Alliin content and relative Allinase enzyme activity per tablet. 50 capsules per bottle. Garlic Standardized Extract GARLIC EXTRACT contains 650 mg of deodorized Garlic Extract per tablet with a guaranteed 6,000 mcg (6 mg) allicin potential in each tablet. Each tablet is enteric coated to ensure correct absorption. An advanced extraction method maintains a high Allicin yield while preserving other valuable sulfur compounds. Nature's Herbs Saw Palmetto-Power 160 may nutritionally support healthy prostate function. Saw Palmetto may prevent the binding of dihydrotestosterone (DHT) to androgen receptors and, therefore, may also be of use to prevent hair loss and other undesirable effects of DHT.. Recommended dose is 2 softgels per day. Certified-Potency Saw Palmetto-Power 160 is standardized for 85-95% Fatty Acids & Biologically Active Sterols. Each softgel contains 160 mg Certified Potency Saw Palmetto Berry Extract in a base of Saw Palmetto powder. 60 Softgels per bottle. Alive! Multi-Vitamins Whole Food Energizer Alive! is a Mega Nutrient Whole Food Energizer containing more life-giving nutrients from more sources than any other supplement. Contains: Vitamins, Minerals, Amino Acids, EFA's, Fruits, Vegetables, Green Foods, Myco Nutrients, Antioxidants and other specialty nutrients. Alive! is made to the traditionally high standards of Nature's Way. Only the best ingredients are used such as chelated minerals, "flash glanced" fruits/veggies, and organically grown mushrooms - all laboratory tested for purity and potency. Alive! nutrients are better absorbed into your blood stream because its tablets disintegrate up to 5X faster than other leading brands. Usage Warnings: Women who are pregnant or likely to become pregnant should not exceed recommended dosage. Exceeding the recommended dose will result in ingestion of more than 10,000 IU of Vitamin A from retinol, which in high amounts is known to cause birth defects. Siberian Ginseng (root) 50 mg Inositol 50 mg Choline (as choline bitartrate) 30 mg PABA (para aminobenzoic acid) 25 mg; Rutin 25 mg RNA (from spirulina chlorella) 14 mg; DNA (from spirulina chlorella) 4 mg Chlorophyll (from spirulina) 4 mg; Hesperidin (from citrus bioflavonoid complex) 2 mg Boron (as amino acid chelate) 1 mg; Lutein (from marigold) 200 mcg Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex (from lemon orange grapefruit lime and tangerine) providing- Eriocitrin 600 mcg; Naringin; Narirutin other Flavanones 1.8 mg; Flavonols 600 mcg; Flavones and related phenolic compounds 600 mcg 60 mg Omega Fatty Acid Seed Blend - Flax Seed Powder (dry cold pressed); Sunflower Seed Powder (dry cold pressed)(providing Alpha-Linolenic Acid; Oleic Acid; Linoleic Acid; Palmitic Acid; Stearic Acid; Behenic Acid; Gadoleic Acid; Palmitoleic Acid; Eicosanoic Acid; Lignoceric Acid) 100 mg Digestive Enzyme Blend - (Concentrated Enzyme formula-(Protease l; Protease ll; Peptizyme SP; Amylase; Lactase; Invertase; Lipase; Cellulase; Alpha Galactosidase); Betaine HCl; Bromelain (from pineapple); Papain (frpm papaya) 100 mg MycoDefense Mushroom Blend (Cordyceps Mushroom; Reishi Mushroom; Shiitake Mushroom; Hiratake Mushroom; Maitake Mushroom; Yamabushitake Mushroom; Himematsutake Mushroom; Kawaratake Mushroom; Chaga Mushroom; Zhu Ling Mushroom; Agarikon Mushroom; Mesima Mushroom) 100 mg Green Food/Spirulina Blend - Spirulina (microalgae); Alfalfa (leaf stem); Barley Grass (grass); Dandelion (leaf); Wheat Grass (grass); Spinach (leaf); Lemon Grass (grass); Nettle (leaf); Blessed Thistle (stem leaf flower); Chlorella (broken-cell microalgae); Chickweed (stem leaf flower); Blue Green Algae (microalgae); Cilantro (leaf) 500 mg Amino Acids - (from Spirulina Zinc AAC; Chlorella; Blue Green Algae; Boron AAC)(Glutamine; Asparagine; Leucine; Alanine; Arginine; Lysine; Threonine; Valine; Glycine; Isoleucine; Serine; Proline; Phenylalanine; Tyrosine; Histidine; Methionine; Tryptophan; Cysteine) 225 mg NutriJuice (Veggie) Blend - Parsley Juice Powder; Kale Juice Powder; Spinach Juice Powder; Wheat Grass Juice Powder; Brussels Sprout Juice Powder; Asparagus Juice Powder; Broccoli Juice Powder; Cauliflower Juice Powder; Beet Juice Powder; Carrot Juice Powder; Cabbage Juice Powder; Garlic Juice Powder 100 mg NutriJuice (Fruit) Blend - Plum Juice Powder; Cranberry Juice Powder; Blueberry Juice Powder; Strawberry Juice Powder; Blackberry Juice Powder; Billberry Juice Powder; Cherry Juice Powder; Apricot Juice Powder; Papaya Juice Powder; Orange Juice Powder; Grape Juice Powder; Pineapple Juice Powder

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