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The Remarkable Red Wine Polyphenol…
Resveratrol is a polyphenol found in small quantities in foods such as grapes, peanuts and some berries.
It has been suggested that resveratrol helps explain the “French Paradox.”, which wonders why the French have lower rates of heart disease despite a diet rich in saturated fat. Consumption of moderate amounts of red wine (and resveratrol) may be a contributing factor explaining this phenomenon.
Further, research by Harvard Medical School, the National Institute on Aging and others has shown that animals seem to live longer and better when supplementing their diets with resveratrol (this has not yet been demonstrated in humans).
The resveratrol in TrueResveratrol™ is trans-resveratrol. In case you are aren’t aware, there are two forms of resveratrol found naturally in plants such as Japanese knotweed and grapes. These are trans-resveratrol and CIS-resveratrol. Only trans-resveratrol has been shown to provide any significant health benefits.
Also important is the purity of the resveratrol in your product. In TrueResveratrolT, we use a powder that is 99% pure trans-resveratrol. If a product is only, for example, 50% pure resveratrol, this means the other 50% contains impurities (such as emodin) that can cause stomach discomfort. That’s not a problem with TrueResveratrolT.
Finally, even though resveratrol has become synonymous with red wine, the truth is grapes (and red wine) contain very low concentrations of resveratrol. That’s why nearly all resveratrol powder in supplements originates from the Japanese knotweed root - which naturally has a high concentration of resveratrol. From a supplement perspective, there’s no difference between resveratrol from grapes compared to Japanese knotweed.
Sometimes products are advertised as containing resveratrol from red wine grapes - and when you look at the details, typically the amount of resveratrol in the product is extremely low, or the grape powder is fortified with resveratrol from Japanese knotweed. In our view it does not make sense to pay a premium for these misleading products.
Dietary Supplement / 30 capsules
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 30
|Amount Per Serving|
|Trans-Resveratrol (99% Pure)||50 mg*|
* Daily Value not established.
Other ingredients: dicalcium phosphate, gelatin, cellulose, magnesium stearate and silica.
Suggested Use: Take one (1) to two (2) capsules daily with meals.
TrueResveratrol™ is made with 99% pure trans-resveratrol. This makes it virtually free of impurities and other unwanted compounds.
TrueResveratrol™ helps promote heart health while providing other antioxidant benefits.†
Keep out of reach of children.
Store at 15-30° C (59-86° F).
Protect from heat, light and moisture.
Do not purchase if seal is broken.
†These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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