Medpro Artemisinin

£40.54

Artemisinin (Quinghao Su) is a an extract from the herb sweet wormwood (artemisia annua). This natural compound is helpful for the body’s immune system.

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Description

The primary active ingredient in the herb artemisia annua, which is regularly used in Chinese traditional medicine, is a substance called artemisinin, also known as qinghao su. It was discovered by Chinese pharmaceutical chemist and Nobel Prize winner Tu Touyou who has spent much of her life studying traditional Chinese medicines and herbal extracts to help with malaria, which was a major problem in China’s southern provinces.

Artemisinin is chemically a sesquiterpene lactonewith an unusual peroxide bridge in its structure, a reactive component which is believed to be responsible for its abilities. Few other natural compounds have the same type of peroxide bridge, and it allows the compound to release reactive oxygen species in specific circumstances, helping to support the immune system.

Medpro Artemissinin is a high quality supplement containing 100mg of artemisinin per 1000mg artemisia annua tablet.

This food supplement is suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

Supplement facts:

Serving Size: 4 tablets
Servings per container: 15
Per serving
(4 tablets)
%
RDA*
Artemisia Annua (contains 10% Artemisinin)4000 mg**
Ingredients: Artemisia Annua (Chinese wormwood), microcrystalline cellulose (filler), colloidal silicon dioxide (anti-caking agent), magnesium stearate (anti-caking agent).

* Recommended Daily Allowance
** RDA not established

Directions: Take 2 tablets twice daily with water, before breakfast and dinner.

Additional information

Specs

60 tablets x 1000mg

Tech Specs

Name:
Medpro Artemisinin


Used nutritionally as:
Boost immune function


Available Sizes: 
60 tablets


Directions:
Take 2 tablets twice daily with water, before breakfast and dinner.


Contra-indications:
Should not be taken by those with ulcers or gastrointestinal problems. Also no recommended during pregnancy or whilst breast-feeding.


Side effects:
Can cause slight dizziness in a few people.


Allergen information:
none known


Dietary information:
suitable for vegetarians and vegans


Suggested Combinations:
Curcumin Complex and BioBran for prostate support