Condition-specific directory: Cardiovascular health
CardioAid plant sterols
Omega-3 fatty acids
Superba Krill Oil
In Superba Krill Oil, the phospholipid omega-3s EPA and DHA are highly enriched with phosphatidylcholine, essential to proper cell membrane structure and integrity in all living things. Recent human clinical studies have shown that phospholipid omega-3s provide more benefits than triglyceride omega-3s.
Albion Advanced Nutrition
This is Albion’s flagship patented ingredient. Ferrochel, ferrous bisglycinate chelate, is a highly bioavailable and gentle form of iron. Backed by many clinical studies, Ferrochel has been demonstrated to be a safe and effective iron for all applications. EFSA approved, GRAS, kosher/halal, and vegetarian-vegan friendly.
Saint Clair Shores, Michigan
Anderson Global Group LLC
Provinal omega 7 fatty acid is considered to be the “next omega,” purified to express high levels of palmitoleic acid (C16:1n7). Palmitoleic acid has been shown in multiple research studies to promote cardiovascular health and attack metabolic syndrome. Provinal is now available as a premium oil derived from a sustainable fish source.
Chia seed (Salvia hispanica L)
Bioenergy Life Science Inc.
Cardiac energy metabolism plays a pivotal role in heart health. Many different types of diseases and activities may deplete cardiac energy stores by 30 percent or more, contributing to chronically depressed energy stores in the heart. Ribose administration accelerates ATP synthesis, helping supply the crucial energy reserves needed to preserve cardiovascular health and wellness or recover from hypoxic insult.
CoroWise plant sterols
CoroWise Naturally Sourced Cholesterol Reducer brand plant sterols are now an ingredient in a growing number of foods, beverages, and supplements. Plant sterols have been clinically shown to lower cholesterol and are backed by an FDA heart health claim.
Barliv barley betafiber
Barliv barley betafiber is a concentrated beta-glucan soluble fiber derived from whole grain barley. It has been clinically shown to reduce cholesterol and is authorized for an FDA health claim. It can be used in a wide variety of foods and beverages including clear beverages
A full-calorie, low-glycemic sweetener, ideal for use in foods where a balanced energy or blunt glucose response is desired. Sucromalt has a lower glycemic response than sugar and glucose. It is 70 percent as sweet as sugar.
pTeroPure is a proprietary, patent protected, nature identical form of pterostilbene, which is found naturally in blueberries. It has superior biological activity, better oral bioavailability and metabolizes more slowly in the body than other polyphenols. In September 2012, the efficacy results of the first human clinical trial will be released regarding blood pressure, weight loss and cholesterol.
DSM Nutritional Products
Krill Oil, CardiaBeat
EPAX 6000 TG
A significant number of controlled clinical studies have shown that marine-based fatty acids EPA and DHA have positive effects on heart health. The highly concentrated EPA/DHA formula in EPAX 6000 has been used in 12 double-blind controlled trials in patients with cardiovascular risk factors. The results have been published in peer-reviewed medical journals.
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Kyowa Hakko USA
A special grade of L-carnitine, manufactured by Lonza. The heart obtains 70 percent of its energy from fat breakdown, the primary function of Carnipure. Other clinical research indicates L-carnitine supplementation helps maintain health cholesterol and triglyceride levels.
Allendale, New Jersey
The study utilizing Lyc-O-Mato, “The Antihypertensive Effect of Natural Antioxidants From Tomato Extract In Grade 1 Hypertensive Patients” by Dr. Esther Paran, validates the cardiovascular benefits of Lyc-O-Mato.
Orange, New Jersey
Maypro Industries LLC
Oligonol is the world’s first commercially produced low-molecular-weight polyphenol, which has been shown in human clinical studies to improve circulation, reduce visceral fat, support faster post-exercise recovery and reduce skin wrinkles. The quality of the clinical research supporting these health benefits earned Oligonol the Nutracon Award in 2008 and SupplySide West’s Scientific Excellence Award in 2011.
Purchase, New York
Pharmachem Laboratories Inc.
Teavigo is a natural green tea extract made through a proprietary process that concentrates the benefits of fresh green tea leaves. Highly potent and pure, it has a minimum of 90% EGCG to maximize healthful benefits. Produced in the EU, Teavigo is caffeine-free, free of any herbicide or pesticide residue, and water soluble. Teavigo is self-affirmed GRAS. Other green tea extracts have lower concentrations of EGCG as well as bitter aftertaste.
Kearny, New Jersey
Soft Gel Technologies Inc.
Clinically studied, CoQH-CF softgels contain a unique, highly efficient platform for delivering ubiquinol, the reduced form of CoQ10. The crystal-free properties of this formula increase absorption for maximum utilization in the body.
EZ Mega 3
The high-quality fish oil used in EZ Mega 3 softgels provide an ease of omega-3 supplementation in a smaller form factor compared to standard fish oil softgels. The deodorization process creates a fish oil that is not only odorless, but helps minimize aftertaste and reflux.
ARTINIA is a natural chitin-glucan fiber ingredient that supports healthy arteries as a new approach to cardiovascular health. Multiple studies have shown the beneficial effects in supporting the body’s natural antioxidant systems and defenses against oxidized LDL-cholesterol. ARTINIA is self-affirmed GRAS, gluten-free, non-GMO and fitting for food and supplement products.
XSTO Solutions LLC
A new vitamin K2 preparation supporting bone and heart health. Unique for its high level of purity and soy-free origin, K2Vital from Kappa BioScience represents the next generation in vitamin K2 nutritional support. Vitamin K2MK7 enhances the utilization of vitamin D for bone health and integrity.
Morristown New Jersey, USA