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Now Foods, Policosanol, Double Strength, 90 Veggie Caps
By Now Foods104 Reviews
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0.18 lbs (0.08 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-01824
- UPC Code: 733739018243
- Package Quantity: 90 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 3.4 x 1.9 x 1.9 in, 0.15 lbs (0.07 kg)
Combo Discount: -$12.00
- Cardiovascular Health
- 20 mg-from Sugar Cane
- Healthy Cholesterol Metabolism
- GMP-Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian Formula
NOW Policosanol is a blend of long-chain fatty alcohols (LCFA) derived from sugar cane, a superior source of these natural plant waxes. Studies indicate that these plant waxes may influence healthy cholesterol metabolism. This formula also includes herbs such as Artichoke and Milk Thistle that are known to support healthy liver function.
This double strength product has twice the Policosanol (20 mg per capsule) as in our regular strength product (10 mg per capsule).
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1 to 2 times daily, preferably with food.
Vegetable polysaccharide (capsule), maltodextrin, rice flour, magnesium stearate (vegetable source) and silica.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Veg Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Policosanol (from Sugar Cane)||20 mg||*|
|Artichoke Extract (Cynara scolymus) (Leaf) (min. 2% Caffeoylquinic Acids as Cynarins)||100 mg||*|
|Milk Thistle Extract (Silybum marianum) (Fruit/Seeds) (min. 80% Silymarin)||100 mg||*|
|Alpha Lipoic Acid||50 mg||*|
|Grape Seed Extract (Vitis vinifera) (Standardized for Polyphenols)||30 mg||*|
|*Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I read a lot of positive reviews about Policosanol in general and NOW's supplement in particular, and was very optimistic about it. My husband has a family hypercholestorolemia, his levels of total cholesterol and LDL are high since he was very young. Sadly, this supplement had absolutely no effect on his cholesterol and LDL levels after 2 bottles (1 x day = half a year of taking it). The blood test results show exactly the same elevated levels of total cholesterol and LDL, just as they were before he started taking Policosanol. I am disappointed.
These vcaps along with curcumin and the fancy Life Extensions fish oil (with Sesame & olive fruit) have lowered my diabetic father's total cholesterol from 230 to 186 in less than 3 months! His triglycerides tanked from 252 to 96!!! Holy smokes, I don't think that his triglycerides had ever been under 100 in the last 3 decades. His fibrinogen also improved drastically from 398 to 250. His cardiologist was amazed because my dad never took statins.