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Purple Defense Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)



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

    A: The one-month supply bottle contains 30 capsules.

  2. The three-month supply bottle contains 90 capsules.

  3. Q: What is the shelf life?

    A: Purple Defense has a 2-year shelf life.

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

    A: Store in a cool, dry place at room temperature.

  7. Q: What is the capsule made of?

    A: It is a vegetable capsule derived from cellulose.

  9. Q: Is it gluten-free?

    A: Yes, Purple Defense is gluten-free. However, it is manufactured in a facility that is not gluten-free.

  11. Q: Is Purple Defense suitable for children?

    A: Children over the age of 4 should take Purple Defense as directed by their physician.

  13. Q: What is the recommended age?

    A: Adults over the age of 18 should take one capsule per day.

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

    A: This was designed to be swallowed whole. Therefore, you should not open the capsule and just take the powder.

  17. Q: Is it safe for diabetics?

    A: There is a low amount of sugar from the fruits used. Take Purple Defense with a meal including adequate amounts of protein and fat. You should also contact your health care provider prior to taking this product.

  19. Q: Is the container recyclable?

    A: Yes, the bottle is recyclable.

  21. Q: What type of plastic (if applicable) is the bottle made of?

    A: Number 2 plastic.

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

    A: No.

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

    A: No, there is no corn in Purple Defense.

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

    A: Purple Defense is free of soy, dairy/milk, casein, maple, and nuts. However, it is manufactured in a facility that manufactures products containing soy, gluten, and dairy.

  29. Q: Does it require refrigeration?

    A: No, Purple Defense does not require refrigeration.

  31. Q: Should this be taken with food and (or) water?

    A: Purple Defense can be taken with food and water but is not required.

  33. Q: How much resveratrol is in Purple Defense?

    A: There are 50 mg of resveratrol per serving.

  35. Q: What kind of resveratrol is in Purple Defense?

    A: The resveratrol is a combination of Cis and Trans-resveratrol.

  37. Q: What is the ORAC value?

    A: Purple Defense has an ORAC value of 3500.

  39. Q: Do you do blood serum ORAC testing?

    A: We don't do any of our ORAC testing based on blood serum. Purple Defense is tested using Hydrophilic ORAC.

  41. Q: How are the ingredients dried?

    A: Each ingredient is dried as follows:

    • Organic Black Current Powder is Air-Dried.
    • Organic Grapeskin Extract is Spray-Dried.
    • Organic Grapeseed Extract is Spray-Dried.
    • Organic Plum Extract is Spray-Dried.

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Label Snapshot for Purple Defense

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 30
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
Dr. Mercola’s Special Blend 400 mg *
Organic Black Currant Fruit Powder    
Grape Seed Powder Extract^    
Grape Skin Powder Extract^    
Organic Plum Fruit Powder Extract    
(from Polygonum cuspidatum) Root Powder Extract
50 mg *

*Daily value (DV) not established

OTHER INGREDIENTS: Capsule (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose).

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

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Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings Per Container: 90
  Amt. Per Serving % Daily Value
Calories 5  
Calories from Fat 5  
Total Fat 0.5 g <1%*
Astaxanthin (from Haematococcus pluvialis) Extract 4 mg **
Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA) (from Perilla Seed Oil) 300 mg **

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

OTHER INGREDIENTS: Capsule (Tilapia Fish Gelatin), Rosemary Leaf Extract.


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

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