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L-Arginine Cardiovascular Support*

 

  1. Q: How many capsules are in one bottle?

    A: There are 120 capsules per bottle.

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  3. Q: What is the shelf life?

    A: L-Arginine has a 2-year shelf life.

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  5. Q: Where and how should I store this?

    A: Store in a cool, dry place.

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  7. Q: What type of capsule is it?

    A: It is a vegetarian capsule.

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  9. Q: Is it gluten-free?

    A: Yes.

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  11. Q: Is it suitable for children?

    A: No.

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  13. Q: What is the age recommendation?

    A: 18 years and older, unless otherwise directed by your health care provider.

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  15. Q: Are any ingredients in the product organic?

    A: No.

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  17. Q: Why should I take it?

    A: Your vascular endothelium creates the nitric oxide from L-arginine necessary to promote blood vessel relaxation and flexibility.* Without enough L-arginine, your endothelial cells may not create enough nitric oxide to promote optimal blood flow and cardiovascular health.* As your efficiency to produce nitric oxide slows down with normal aging, this will help your body support optimal blood flow.*

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  19. Q: How exactly does it work?

    A: It is a sustained release nutrient that supports healthy cardiovascular function.* L-Arginine  promotes vascular relaxation, optimal blood flow, and overall cardiovascular support.*

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  21. Q: Where is L-Arginine sourced from?

    A: L-Arginine is fermented from starch.

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  23. Q: Can I open the capsules and just take the powder?

    A: No. It was designed to be swallowed whole.

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  25. Q: Is it safe to consume while pregnant or nursing?

    A: Consult your health care provider before using this during pregnancy or while nursing.

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  27. Q: Is it safe for diabetics?

    A: Yes. There are no known contraindications.

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  29. Q: Are there any medical conditions or medications that should not be used in conjunction with this supplement?

    A: If you suffer from herpes you should not take this supplement when you are having a flare up as it can impair your body's ability to utilize lysine which helps combat herpes infections.

    Individuals on prescription anti-coagulant medication or anti-hypertensive drugs should consult a physician before taking L-Arginine and should be supervised by a qualified health care practitioner.

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  31. Q: Is the container recyclable?

    A: Yes.

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  33. Q: What type of plastic is the bottle made of?

    A: The bottle is made from number 2 plastic.

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  35. Q: Does it meet Kosher and/or Halal certifications?

    A: It is not certified Kosher or Halal.

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  37. Q: Is there any possibility of corn being present in the product? If so is it non-GMO?

    A: There is no corn present in L-Arginine.

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  39. Q:  Does it contain or is it manufactured in a facility that processes any type of: soy, dairy/milk, casein, maple, or nuts?

    A: It does not contain soy, dairy/milk, casein, maple or nuts. However, it is processed in a facility which has soy and dairy ingredients, but the machines are thoroughly cleaned after each use.

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  41. Q: I am lactose intolerant. Can I take this product?

    A: Yes.

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  43. Q:  Is it free of animal by-products?

    A: Yes.

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  45. Q:  Does it require refrigeration?

    A: No.

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  47. Q:  Is it safe to take with blood thinners?

    A: Individuals on prescription anti-coagulant medication should use caution when taking any nutritional supplement that may affect circulation. L-arginine may have an additive anticoagulation effect. Thus, it is advised that individuals who are on these medications and wish to take L-arginine be supervised by a qualified health care practitioner.

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  49. Q: Should this be taken with food or water?

    A: It can be taken with food and water, but not required.

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  51. Q: Where is this manufactured?

    A: In the United States.

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  53. Q: Is L-Arginine 100% vegetarian?

    A: Yes.

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  55. Q: Do the lab techs that make the product wear latex gloves?

    A: No. All lab techs wear nitrile gloves during production.

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  57. Q: Can someone with herpes take L-Arginine?

    A: If you suffer from herpes you should not take this supplement when you are having a flare up as it can impair your body's ability to utilize lysine which helps combat herpes infections.

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  59. Q: Can someone use this while on an aspirin regimen?

    A: Yes.

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  61. Q: Would this be suitable for someone with Factor V?

    A: There are no known contraindications between L-arginine supplementation and individuals with Factor V. However, you should consult your health care provider prior to supplementing with L-Arginine.

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  63. Q: Why does L-Arginine contain Silicon Dioxide?

    A: Silicon Dioxide absorbs moisture in the product and is innocuous.

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Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 2 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 60
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
L-Arginine** 1,000 mg *

*Daily Value not established.

OTHER INGREDIENTS: High and low viscosity hydroxypropyl methyl-cellulose and Magnesium Citrate Laurate (Time-Sorb**), Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.

**L-Arginine complexed with Time-Sorb®, a time-release matrix.

SUGGESTED USE: Take two (2) capsules twice daily, or as recommended by your health-care practitioner.

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Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 2 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 30
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
Calories 10  
Calories from Fat 10  
Total Fat 1 g 2%*
Cholesterol 20 mg 7%*
Krill Oil 1000 mg **
Phospholipids 400 mg **
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) 100 mg **
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) 55 mg **
Omega-6 fatty acids 20 mg **
Astaxanthin 1 mg **

*Percent Daily Values based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value not established.

OTHER INGREDIENTS: Capsule (Tilapia Fish Gelatin, Water).

Contains Fish (Tilapia), Shellfish (Krill).

SUGGESTED USE: Adults, as a dietary supplement, take two (2) capsules daily with the first meal.

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Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 3 Capsules
Servings Per Container: 30
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
Calories 15  
Calories from Fat 15  
Total Fat 1.5 g 2%*
Cholesterol 20 mg 7%*
Krill Oil 1000 mg **
Phospholipids 400 mg **
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) 100 mg **
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) 55 mg **
Omega-6 fatty acids 20 mg **
Organic Evening Primrose Oil (Seed) 500 mg **
Gamma Linolenic Acid 45 mg **
Astaxanthin 1 mg **

*Percent Daily Values based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
**Daily Value (DV) not established.

OTHER INGREDIENTS: Capsule (Tilapia Fish Gelatin, Water).

Contains Fish (Tilapia), Shellfish (Krill).

SUGGESTED USE: Women, as a dietary supplement, take three (3) capsules daily with the first meal.

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Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 30
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
Ubiquinol^ 150 mg *

*Daily Value (DV) not established.

OTHER INGREDIENTS: Conjugated Linoleic Acid, Capsule (Tilapia Fish Gelatin), D-Limonene.

CONTAINS FISH (TILAPIA).

SUGGESTED USE: Adults, as a dietary supplement, take one (1) capsule daily with a meal.

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Caution:

If you suffer with herpes you will not want to take this supplement when you are having a flare-up as it can impair your body's ability to utilize lysine which is another important amino acid that is used to combat herpes infections.

Individuals on prescription anti-coagulant medication or anti-hypertensive drugs should consult a physician before taking L-Arginine and should be supervised by a qualified health care practitioner.

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