•Helps lower blood total (and LDL) cholesterol. / Helps maintain healthy cholesterol levels.
•Used in Herbal Medicine to help reduce elevated blood lipid levels (hyperlipidemia) in adults.
•Used in Herbal Medicine to help maintain cardiovascular health in adults.
•Could be a complement to a healthy lifestyle that incorporates a calorie-reduced diet and regular physical activity for individuals involved in a weight management program.
Chitosan is an effective fat catcher that binds fats and cholesterol in food, preventing them from being absorbed by the body. Garlic inhibits the enzyme that produces cholesterol in the liver and limits the lipid deposition in the arteries.
Adults (19 years and older): Take 1 capsule twice daily, with meals, 2 hours before or after taking other medications or natural health products since the absorption of these products may be delayed.
Medicinal ingredients (in each capsule): Chitosan (from shrimp exoskeleton) 560 mg Garlic (20:1 extract) 25 mg (Alium sativum) (bulb) equivalent to 500 mg of garlic.
Non-medicinal ingredients :Hypromellose, maltodextrin.
Do not use if you have an allergy to seafood.
Consult a health care practitioner before use if
• you are pregnant or breastfeeding
• you are taking blood thinners or protease inhibitors
• you have diabetes.