Nervous System Support
Passion Flower, 100 Caps
How It Works:
Passion flower is well known for its support to the nervous system. In traditional herbal medicine, passion flower is widely recommended for its gentle tranquilizing sedative properties when one cannot find rest due to mental stress. It is one of nature's best sedatives, ideal for adults and adolescents.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains Passiflora incarnata L. (passionflower) aerial parts 360 mg. Non-medicinal Ingredients: silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate and gelatin.
Dosage (adolescents 13 years and older and adults): Take 2 capsules per day.
Stress Formula, 100 Tabs
- Vitamin B complex and vitamin C supplement.
How It Works:
In times of stress, the body uses more of certain nutrients, especially the B-complex family and vitamin C. Because these nutrients are water-soluble, they are easily eliminated and must be replenished on a regular basis.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each tablet contains vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 400 mg, pantothenic acid (d-calcium pantothenate) 80 mg, niacinamide 40 mg, vitamin B1 (thiamine mononitrate) 20 mg, vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 20 mg, vitamin B6 (pyridoxine hydrochloride) 20 mg, biotin 100 mcg, vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin) 33 mcg and folic acid (folate) 133 mcg. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Dicalcium phosphate, cellulose, stearic acid (vegetable source), schisandra fruit (Schisandra chinensis), choline bitartrate, wheat germ flour (Triticum aestivum), inositol, magnesium stearate (vegetable source), silicon dioxide, para-aminobenzoic acid (PABA), lemon bioflavonoid extract, extract of hops flowers (Humulus lupulus), extract of passionflower flowers (Passiflora incarnata) and extract of valerian root (Valeriana officinalis).
Dosage (adults): Take two tablets daily with a meal.
HTP Power, 60 Capsules
- Used as a sleep aid.
- Used in Herbal Medicine as a tonic to help relieve general debility and/or to aid during convalescence.
- Contains traditional adaptogenic herbs eleuthero and ashwaganda which help support the nervous system in times of stress.
How It Works:
HTP stands for hydroxytryptophan, described as the natural serotonin precursor.Serotonin is the brain’s “feel-good” hormone, involved in regulating mood, appetite and sleep. Serotonin is a precursor to melatonin, the hormone that regulates sleep-wake cycles.
Medicinal Ingredients: Each capsule contains Eleutherococcus senticosus (eleuthero) root 286 mg; Withania somnifera (ashwagandha) root 50 mg; L-5-hydroxytryptophan (L-5-HTP from Griffonia simplicifolia seed) 35 mg; zinc (gluconate) 3 mg and vitamin B6 (pyridoxine hydrochloride) 3 mg. Non-medicinal Ingredients: Gelatin, cellulose and magnesium stearate.
Dosage (adults):Take 4 capsules once per day with food, approximately 45 minutes before bedtime. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications.
Methyl B12 Plus
- Supplements the body’s need for vitamin B12 and other B vitamins.
- Vitamin B12 helps to form red blood cells.
- Contains vitamins that help the body to metabolize carbohydrates, fats and proteins.
- Vitamin B3 (niacin) and B1 (thiamine) help with normal growth.
- Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) and B2 (riboflavin) help with tissue formation.
How It Works:
Liquid Methyl B-12 Plus is a highly absorbable vitamin B12 supplement with the addition of vitamins B3, B6, B2 and B1 as cofactors. For vitamin B12 to be utilized in the body it must first undergo a complex activation process called methylation, which is compromised in many people today. Methyl B-12 is the bioavailable, pre-activated form of vitamin B12, and therefore is well-absorbed and efficiently utilized by the body.
Medicinal Ingredients:Each 1 ml contains niacin (vitamin B3) nicotinic acid 10 mg; vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) 1 mg; riboflavin (vitamin B2) 0.85 mg; thiamine (vitamin B1) 0.5 mg; vitamin B12 (methylcobalamin) 1000 mcg.
Non-medicinal Ingredients:purified water, crystalline sorbitol, vegetable glycerin, natural flavours (plum, peach), citric acid, sodium bicarbonate, d-malic acid, potassium sorbate, and sodium benzoate.
Recommendation (adults):Take 1 mL (20 drops) once daily with food.