Polyphenols are powerful natural nutrients that act as antioxidants, protecting against the attacks of free radicals in the body. The presence of an excess of these free radicals, which are highly unstable molecules which can cause widespread damage throughout the body, is triggered by stress, pollution, direct exposure to sunlight, an unbalanced diet, smoking, and other factors.
There are critical factors involved in vascular damage endothelial dysfunction and blood clotting are two of the most critical Many vegetables, fruits and nuts contain significant amounts of polyphenols. Depending on the food source, some provide more antioxidants than others. In general, our Western dietary habits tend to exclude the fruit and vegetables needed in our daily menu, which reduces our intake of polyphenols with antioxidant benefits. Research has shown that polyphenols beneficial compounds found in plants have multiple applications for cardiac health.
Serving Size 1 vegetarian capsuleServings Per Container 30 Amount Per ServingCocoaGold Cocoa (Theobroma cacao L.) extract (bean) [standardized to 45% polyphenols (100 mg)] 224 mgApple (Pyrus malus) Polyphenol extract (skin, root and bark) [std. to 40% phloridzin (80 mg) and 30% polyphenols (60 mg)] 200 mgAronia (Aronia melanocarpa) extract (fruit) [standardized to 15% anthocyanins (17.25 mg)] 115 mgGreen Tea (Camellia sinensis) Decaffeinated extract (leaf) [std. to 98% polyphenols by UV (98 mg), 45% EGCG by HPLC (45 mg)] 100 mgOther ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, silica, magnesium stearate, vegetable cellulose. Contains tree nuts (cocoa beans). Contains corn. This product contains NO milk, egg, fish, peanuts, crustacean shellfish (lobster, crab, shrimp), soybeans, wheat, yeast, gluten, or rice. Contains NO sugar, and no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors, or preservatives.