Cardi-E is an innovative, patent-pending preparation of vitamin E containing a mixture of natural tocopherols, all of which act as antioxidants. Alpha-tocopherol is more protective against reactive oxygen species, while gamma-tocopherol is more protective against reactive nitrogen species (e.g. peroxynitrite). A combination of natural, mixed tocopherols provides the broadest possible antioxidant protection for fat-soluble molecules and organelles.
- Vitamin E protects against damage caused by excess free radicals, especially in cell membranes and other fat-soluble areas of the body.
- There are three significant types of tocopherols: alpha-, gamma- and delta-tocopherol.
- Until recently, alpha-tocopherol was considered the only important type of Vitamin E and almost all Vitamin E preparations contained just alpha-tocopherol. Recent research has shown that a naturallyoccurring mixture of tocopherols offers more antioxidant protection than alpha-tocopherol alone. Rape seed oil contains a healthy mixture of omega-3, omega-6 and omega-9 fatty acids.
1 capsule twice daily with food, or as directed.
Each capsule typically contains:
Vitamin E (natural mixed tocopherols) providing - 80mg
Gamma tocopherol - 48mg
Delta tocopherol - 19.2mg
Alpha tocopherol - 11.2 mg
Beta tocopherol - 1.6 mg
Rapeseed Oil containing - 400mg
Oleic Acid - 232mg
LA (linoleic acid) - 84mg
Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) - 44mg
Consult with a medical doctor if on anti-coagulant medication. Based on preliminary evidence, individuals taking the drug griseofulvin should consult with a medical doctor before taking vitamin E. If pregnant, breastfeeding, taking any kind of medication or have a medical condition, consult a healthcare practitioner before using this product.
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Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.
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