Grapefruit Seed Extract (60 capsules)
Promotes the balance of intestinal microorganisms and supports healthy microbial balance in the gastrointestinal tract‡
Certified Gluten-Free by the Gluten-Free Certification Organization, www.gluten.org‡
What Is It?
Grapefruit seed extract is a highly concentrated fungal and microbial balancing formula. It exerts these effects within the gastrointestinal (G.I.) tract to promote healthy microflora and gut ecology.*
Uses For Grapefruit Seed Extract Microbial and fungal balance: A preliminary clinical trial reported that grapefruit seed extract supplements helped support healthy G.I. function and comfort. An in vitro study using human skin fibroblast cells indicated that grapefruit seed extract promoted healthy grampositive and gram-negative balance. Other studies support these findings, citing that grapefruit seed extract promotes a healthy environment when exposed to a wide range of bacterial biotypes.*
Recommendations: 1–4 capsules daily, in divided doses, with meals, with 6–8 oz of water.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions? Not to be taken by pregnant or lactating women. At this time, there are no known side effects or precautions. Consult your physician for more information.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions? Grapefruit can affect the way that the liver breaks down certain medications (for example, statins, calcium channel blockers and mood stabilizers) metabolized by the cytochrome P450 system, altering the effects of these medications and possibly the dose needed for treatment. Consult your physician for more information.
‡These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The information contained herein is for informational purposes only and does not establish a doctor-patient relationship.