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NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT FOR MEN AND WOMEN
What is needed for your patients to feel at their best—and be at their best—every day? The right nutritional support can be an important part of that answer. Multi VM is a complete formulation to support healthy function and enhance daily performance for both men and women. It is formulated to provide a complete array of critical nutrients in single servings that can be taken throughout the day.
Your patients activity level and the nutritional quality of the food they eat every day can help you determine the right dosage for their needs, ranging anywhere from one to three servings daily. The specific nutrients in Multi VM were based on clinical research and experience and provide a broad foundation of nutritional support for overall good health.
This product includes:
Alpha R-Lipoic Acid (as thioctic acid)
Supports insulin sensitivity, liver health, bone health, eye health and healthy skin. Supports blood sugar metabolism, enzymatic reactions in the body and insulin sensitivity. Also supports the body with oxidative stress, neurological system function, blood pressure, healthy cholesterol and weight. (also see R-alpha Lipoic Acid)
(See Vitamin C)
The yellow pigment found in many yellow and orange fruits, such as carrots. Beta Carotene is an important antioxidant and the main source of Vitamin A. It promotes healthy regulation of immune system cells in the gut, is a nutrient necessary for proper intracellular metabolic function and supports the body's ability to turn down overactive immune cells in the gut, improve eye health and healthy vision, provides cofactors for toxin breakdown and supports skin, soft tissue and skeletal tissue. Beta Carotene supports homocysteine levels, moisture production of eyes, skin, and mucuous membranes, soft tissue, skeletal tissue health and supports white blood cells which fight infections.
A member of the B-vitamin family that helps support energy and amino acid metabolism. It supports hair growth and health of nails, antioxidation, blood sugar metabolism and glucose tolerance. Cofactor for energy production. Biotin also supports homocysteine levels and secretions of insulin and glucagon.
Calcium (as calcium ascorbate, as calcium butyrate, as calcium citrate malate, calcium pantothenate, as calcium d-pantothenate, as levomefolate calcium)
A key mineral that is the most abundant in the human body and is necessary for all life. It is a fundamental component of bone formation and structure and keeping them healthy, enables blood to clot, muscles to contract and the heart to beat. Calcium supports the cells ability to absorb Vitamin C and other nutrients and supports the deep levels of sleep cycle. It also contributes to nerve transmission, blood sugar metabolism, joint health, kidney function, balances pH levels and contributes to nutrient transportation in the blood stream.
Carotenoids are plant pigments responsible for bright red, yellow and orange hues in many fruits, vegetables, algae and photosynthetic bacteria. There are more than 600 different types of pigments that act as antioxidants in the human body, many of which are very potent and powerful by deativacting free radicals. Many can be converted to vitamin A in the body which is essentail to vision and normal growth and development. Carotenoids also have anti-inflammatory and immune system benefits, sometimes associated with cardiovascular disease prevention.
Cholecalciferol, is a fat-soluble vitamin that helps your body absorb calcium and phosphorus and maintain bone strength. It is also known as vitamin D3 and colecalciferol - a type of vitamin D which is made by the skin when exposed to sunlight; it is found in some foods and can be taken as a dietray supplement. Used to treat and prevent vitamin D deficiency and associated diseases, including rickets.
Choline (as choline bitartrate)
A component vitamin of the B complex family essential to liver function and supports healthy inflammation response, mood, memory, endurance and healthy levels of cholesterol. It is a crucial nutrient for healthy brain function; supports repair/rebuild of neuron cell membranes; supports mood and enhances memory.
Chromium (as chromium picolinate)
A mineral found in certain foods. The body needs trace amounts of this mineral for good halth. Chromium supports healthy blood sugar, healthy triglyceride levels and healthy HDL cholesterol. It also supports cholesterol thermogenesis, optimizes the impact of insulin or insulin receptor sites, metabolsim, food cravings and normalizes blood pressure.
Coenzyme Q10 (ubiquinone) - CoQ10
A fat-soluble component that is involved in energy production in the body, coQ10 also supplies antioxidant actvity to bind free radicals. It is found in all tissue but is especially high in tissues with high metabolic requirements (i.e., heart, kidney, liver, neurological). This also supports the breakdown of simple carbohydrates (Maltose).
Glutathione, also known as GSH, is a molecule found in your body. Produced byt the liver as well as by neurons in the central nervous system, it is made up of three amino acids: L-cysteine, glycine, and L-glutamate. It is a very powerful antioxidant and is found in every cell of the body. It plays a crucial role in immune function, detoxification capacity and protection against oxidative stress.
Luo Han Guo Extract (powder only)
Luo Han Guo (Monk Fruit) is derived from the exotic plant Siraitia gosvenorili, a herbaceous perennial vine of the Curcurbiaceae (gourd family), native to southern China and northern Thailand. The plant is cultivated for its fruit, whose extract is nearly 300 times sweeter than sugar, yet is a low calorie sweetener. It is also used to treat diabetes and obesity.
A type of phytochemical with antioxidant activity known as carotenoid (or natural pigment). Lutein is found in dark green leafy vegetables, such as kale. Lutein is also an antioxidant, supports eye health, vision and enhances memory.
A powerful carotenoid (any of a class of mainly yellow, orange, or red fat-soluble pigments which give color to plant parts) with antioxidant activity, found in foods such as tomatoes. It is linked to health benefits ranging from supporting heart health to protection against sunburns and certain types of cancers.
Magnesium (as magnesium carbonate, as magnesium citrate, as magnesium gluconate, as magnesium hydrogen citrate, as magnesium lactate)
Magnesium is an important mineral, playing a role in over 300 enzyme reactions in the human body that regulate diverse biochemical reactions including protein synthesis. Magnesium supports a number of physical issues including healthy blood pressure, mood, sleep and quality of sleep, muscles, blood pressure, cardiovascular system, bone health, metabolsim, blood sugar levels, cholesterol levels and platelet activity. Can also support insulin receptor site sensistivity.
Magnesium Stearate (Other Ingredient)
A form of chelated magnesium, it is a salt of the fatty acid (stearic acid) that is produced when a magnesium ion bonds with two stearate molecules. Magnesium stearate is a fine white powder that sticks to your skin and is greasy to the touch, used in food as a lubricant.
Manganese (as manganese gluconate)
Manganese is an essential trace element that is naturally present in many foods. It is a component of bone matrix and is the supportive structure of bone. It also is an important antioxidant and supports bone health, reduction of inflammation, thyroid function, metabolism, brain function, protection against free radicals and digestion. It plays a role to regulate blood sugar and lower incidences of epileptic seizure activity.
(See Vitamin B12)
(MCC) is a term for refined wood pulp and is used as a texturizer and an anti-caking agent. It is a white, free-flowing powder and an inert substance that is a fat substitute, acts as an emulsifier, an extender and bulking agent in food production, mostly commonly used in vitamin supplements or tablets.
Molybdenum (as molybdenum amino acid chelate)
Component of bone matrix, which is supportive of structure of bone. Also supports uric acid metabolism, healthy inflammation resonse and detoxification.
MSM is a naturally occuring chemical element compound in foods which contain sulfur, and plays a a role in many biological processes, supporting healthy inflammation response and the liver-gut axis. It coats the intestinal lining to form a protective barrier and supports the body against arthritis, joint pain, assists in muscle recovery and allergy relief.
N Acetyl Cysteine (NAC)
This converted form of the amino acid L-Cysteine helps replenish glutathione levels in the body. It is considered one of the most important antioxidants and helps facilitate essential biological functions by bonding with two other amino acids -- glutamine and glycine to create glutathione. It supports gene expression and insulin receptor site sensitivity and plays a key role in boosting immune system function and building up protection against a plethora of health concerns, including respiratory diseases, liver disease, mental disorders, diabetes, certain types of cancer and chemical dependency.
N Acetyl L- Carnitine
In the body, acetyl-L-Carnitine is made from the amino acid L-Carnitine. This form of L-Carnitine has already been converted for rapid absorption by the cells and is able to pass the blood-brain barrier. It's use by the body enhances burning of fats for brain fuel and supports the body's ability to turn down unnecessary immune responses. Research also shows it supports the body against a variety of disorders including Alzheimer's disease, age-related memory loss, depression, brain tissue recovery after a stroke, cataracts, nerve pain and many others.
Natural Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol and mixed tocopherols)
Natural Vitamin E 400 IU
Niacin (as niacinamide)
Niacin is part of the vitamin B complex family, known as vitamin B3. (Niacinamide is the converted form of Niacin which does not produce the red flushing effect). This compound supports the body to break down carbohydrates, fats and proteins into energy. One of it's many benefits is supporting the body's ability to turn down unnecessary immune responses, bring about normal fetal development, improve cardiovascular health, improve cholesterol levels and maintain good colon health, supports perinatal mood management and also supports resolution of sleep difficulties.
Pantothenic Acid (as calcium pantothenate)
Also called vitamin B5, is a water soluble B vitamin and therefore an essential nutrient. Itis required to synthesize coenzyme A, is essential for fatty acid metabolism and to synthesize and metabolize proteins, carbohydrates and fats. It supports the body's ability to properly regulate cells of the immune response. Supports formation and usage of Acetylcholine, healthy hair, mood, healthy stress responses, the heart, immune system function, joint health, adrenal hormones, formation of fats, proteins, carbohydrates, amino acids, antibiotics and enhances stamina.
Potassium (as potassium citrate)
Potassium is one of the most important minerals used by the body. It is the eighth most abundant element. It is an electolyte that counteracts the effects of sodium and is necessary for the normal functioning of all cells. Electrolytes conduct electrical impulses throughout the body. It plays a major role in fluid retention, regulates blood pressure, the heartbeat and rythym, ensures proper function of the muscles and nerves, muscle contraction, nerve impulses, digestion and pH balance of the body.
(See Vitamin B6)
Riboflavin (as riboflavin 5-phosphate)
Also known as Vitamin B2, is a water soluble compound essential for human health. It is crucial for breaking down food components, absorbing nutrients and maintaining tissues. It supports the body's ability to turn down overactive immune cells in the gut, supports antioxidation, energy production, immune function, and energy levels. Another aspect it performs is to support and maintain healthy hair, skin mucous membrances, nails, promotes reproductive function, supports liver and memory functions.
Selenium (as L-selenomethionine)
This is an essential trace mineral element obtained through dietary sources and supplements. It supports immune function, interferon, gamma and T cell proliferation; leukocycte activity, and the formation of glutathione, a key antioxidant. It also greatly supports eye health, fertility, thyroid health, prevent mental decline and cognitive function.
Silica (capsules only)
Silica is a natural compound found all throughout nature. It makes up over a quarter of the planet's crust and can be found in most rocks, clays and sands. It helps to strengthen the connective tissues of the brain, nerve cells, and spinal cord thereby improving memory and supports prevention of memory loss. It also supports stabilization of the pancreas' release of insulin.
Stevia Extract (powder only)
An extract from the Stevia plant leaves (Stevia rebaudiana), a subgroup of the Aseraceae family (ragweed). It is a zero-calorie sweetener and may support lowered Total cholesterol and LDL ("bad" cholesterol) and triglycerides, while increasing HDL ("good" cholesterol) and lower blood pressure.
Thiamine (as thiamine HCL)
A vitamin also called vitamin B1. It is found in many foods including yeast, cereal grains, beans, nuts and meat. It is a cofactor for energy production and supports antioxidation, neuro-protection, blood sugar metabolism, cholesterol levels, energy production, brain and memory function. Supportive of small blood vessel health, heart and cardiovascular health, brain and memory function.
Vanadium (as vanadium sulfate)
A trace mineral compound essential for humans commonly found in fish, vegetable oils and olives. It can also be found in beans, dill, meat, radishes and whole grains. This trace mineral supports bone growth, blood sugar metabolism, cholesterol levels and heart health as well as reduction of water retention.
Vegetarian Capsule (MPMC) - (capsules only)
A supplement capsule made from 100% natural vegetable celluose which contain no preservatives, gelatin, wheat, anyimal by-product or starch.
Vitamin A (as beta-carotene)
A very important antioxidant which promotes healthy regulation of immune system cells in the gut, is a nutrient necessary for proper intracellular metabolic function and supports the body's ability to turn down overactive immune cells in the gut, eye health and healthy vision, provides cofactors for toxin breakdown and supports skin, soft tissue and skeletal tissue. Vitamin A supports homocysteine levels, provides cofactors to break down toxins and supports moisture production of eyes, skin, and mucuous membranes, soft tissue, skeletal tissue health and supports white blood cells which fight infections. (Also See beta-carotene)
Vitamin B2 (as riboflavin 5-phosphate)
Key nutrient for healthy function of the body. (Also see Riboflavin)
Vitamin B3 (as niacinamide)
Key nutrient for many bodily functions including cardiovascular health, detoxification, healthy bone function, etc. (Also see Niacin).
Vitamin B5 (as calcium pantothenate)
Key nutrient for healthy bone function. Acts as a cofactor in aceylchole levels which may improve short-term memory. (Also see Pantothenic acid)
Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxal 5-phosphate)
Vitamin B6 (also known as pyridoxine) is a water soluble vitamin that your body needs for several functions. A key nutrient for healthy bone function, supporting antioxidation, blood sugar metabolism and glucose tolerance. It is a cofactor for energy production. Helps to support homocysteine levels and scretions of insulin, glucagon and tryptophan metabolism, lymphocyte activity as well as cytokine and antibody production. This vitamin helps the production of serotonin in the brain and central nervous system which regulates the sleep/wake cycle of the body and is key in the body's immune system response.
Vitamin B12 (as methylcobalamin)
This form of vitamin B12 is a naturally occuring form that can be obtained through food sources and supplements. Research suggests this form of vitamin B12 has higher bioavailability and retention in the body than the synthetic form (cyanocobalamin). This compound supports the body's ability to properly regulate cells of the immune response, is a key component in the production of glutathione, which is a potent antioxidant that protects the body from damage. It also supports antioxidation, blood sugar metabolism and glucose tolerance, a cofactor for energy production. Vitamin B12 also helps to support homocysteine levels and secretions of insuling and glucagon and is a critical B vitamin that supports long-term brain health by supporting methylation which is critical for thinking, reparing DNA, turning on and off genes, fighting infections and getting rid of toxins.
Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid, as calcium ascorbate, manganese ascorbate, acerola cherry powder, rose hips, hesperidin, rutin)
Vitamin C (also known as L-ascorbic acid), is a water soluble vitamin that is naturally present in many foods. It is a key and very strong antioxidant for the body and provides many beneficial aspects. These include playing a role in sugarm metabolsim, broad immune support by bringing about cellular integrity, supports the body's ability to reduce inflammation and properly regulate immune cells in mucosal tissue, support connective tissue development and repair. It also is known to make bacterial cell membranes permeable to antibiotics, neutralization of toxins and increase glutathione levels. It is essential for serotonin production and helps to dry up mucus.
Vitamin D [D3] (as cholecalciferol)
Supports healthy gut flora, proper function of key immune systems cells and antimicrobial production in the body. Supports blood sugar metabolism, heart and cardiovascular health, immune function, insulin receptor site activitiy, and bone health. Supportive in reducing the risk of some forms of cancer and plays a role in supporting musculoskeletal pain. Vitamin D deficiency has been observed in many people with autoimmune diseases. (Also see cholecalciferol)
Vitamin E [Natural] (as d-alpha tocopherol, as d-alpha tocopherol acetate, as d-alpha tocopheryl succinate, as natural mixed tocopherol)
Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient found in many foods. In the body, it acts as an antioxidant, helping to protect cells from the damage caused by free radicals. On a supplement, natural vitamin E is listed as d-alpha tocopherol, it is the most biologically active form of vitamin E, sourced from plants, and absorbs and assimilates double the amount of synthetic vitamin E. It supports the health and integrity of cellular tissue, healthy triglyceride levels, healthy LDL levels, can support platelet function, healthy blood sugar, functions as an antioxidant, supports immune function, acts against free radicals, supports cardiovascular health, health of skin and hair and brain health and protects cellm membranes.
Vitamin K2 (as menaquinone-7)
Vitamin K2 is a group of compounds largely obtained from meats, cheeses, and eggs, and synthesized by bacteria. It activates the calcium-binding actions of two proteins which help build and maintain bones. It directs the body in the proper placement and utilization of calcium and supports bone health, healthy teeth and helps the body utilize other nutrients. It similarly supports cardiovascular health and is associated with the inhibition of arterial calcification and arterial stiffening.
Xanthum Gum (powder only)
It is a sugar-like compound made by mixing fermented sugars with a certain kind of bacteria. It is commonly used as a thickener and stabilizer for food and supplements. Having some beneficial effects, research shows it may be used to lower blood sugar and cholesterol in people with diabetes. It also acts as a laxative.
A powerful antioxidant synthesized in plants and some micro-organisms, it is the pigment that gives paprika (made from bell peppers), corn, saffron, wolfberries and many other plants and microbes their characteristic color. Once absorbed into the body, it is drawn to the eyes, making its way inot the lens, macula and fovea (center of the retina). It helps build a yellow-colored pigment shield to protect the eye cells from the harmful effects of certain light sources, such as the sun. It may also protect you skin from sun damage. Therfore greatly suppoting eye health and improved vision.
Zinc (as zinc L-methionine, as zinc L-monomethionine, as Zinc Carnosine)
An essential trace mineral, called so because in very small amounts, zinc is necessary for human health. Zinc excess is not stored in the human body, so must be consumed regularly as part of the diet. It is a component of bone matrix, which is supportive of structure of bone. Zinc also supports immune function, cell division, hormone levels, antioxidation, healthy stress responses, red blood cells, white blood cells, reproductive health in men and women, cardiovascular system, blood sugar metabolism, brain health and cholesterol levels. It also enhances release of vitamin A from the liver and supports white blood cells, and 300 enzyme reactions that have an effect on the immune system.
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