Andrographis Extract 400mg - 90 Vcaps
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Andrographis: A Traditional Herb with Immune-Boosting Properties
Andrographis is an herb with a long history of use in traditional herbal medicine. The active constituents in Andrographis, known as andrographolides, have been shown to possess immunomodulating properties. Clinical studies suggest that Andrographis extracts can help to support a healthy immune response.*
What is Andrographis and where does it come from?
Andrographis paniculata, commonly known as Andrographis, is a small annual plant that belongs to the Acanthaceae family. The plant has slender leaves and grows up to 90 cm in height. The herb has been used medicinally in traditional Indian medicine for centuries. Andrographis paniculata is a rich source of antioxidants and has a variety of health benefits. Some of the health benefits of Andrographis paniculata include:
Andrographis paniculata is a natural anti-inflammatory agent. The herb can help reduce inflammation in the body, which can lead to relief from conditions such as arthritis and joint pain.
Andrographis paniculata is a powerful antioxidant. The herb can scavenge harmful toxins and free radicals from the body, which can help protect against diseases and oxidative damage.
Andrographis paniculata has antimicrobial properties. The herb can help fight off harmful bacteria and pathogens, making it a valuable tool for preventing and treating infections.
Andrographis paniculata can help improve overall immune function. The herb can help boost your immune system and make you less susceptible to infections and other illnesses.
Andrographis paniculata has anti-cancer properties. The herb may be able to prevent or slow down the progression of cancer by inhibiting tumor growth and cell proliferation.
What are the active constituents in Andrographis and what do they do?
Andrographis is a plant that has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine. Today, it is known to have a wide variety of health benefits. Andrographis contains a number of active constituents, including andrographolide, neoandrographolide, and deoxyadenosine. Andrographolide is thought to be responsible for the majority of the plant's medicinal properties. It has been shown to have anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory, and antioxidant effects. Neoandrographolide is another active constituent of Andrographis that has been shown to have anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory effects. Deoxyadenosine is a nucleoside that is found in small amounts in Andrographis. It has been shown to have antifungal, antiviral, and antibacterial properties. Together, these active constituents provide Andrographis with a wide range of health benefits.
How can Andrographis extracts help to support a healthy immune response*?
Andrographis extracts can be taken in supplement form, typically in dosages of 400mg or more per day.
How should Andrographis be taken for best results?
Andrographis should be taken twice daily with food for best results.
Given the wide range of health benefits that Andrographis provides, it is no wonder that the herb has been used for centuries in traditional herbal medicine. If you want to boost immunity and protect against infections, then consider taking Andrographis supplements.
Andrographis Extract 400 mg - 90 Vcaps
* Item#: 4591
* Manufacturer SKU: 733739045911
* Supports Immune Function
* 400 mg
* Resistance During Seasonal Changes
* Immune Modulator*
* A Dietary Supplement
* Vegetarian Formula
Andrographis is an herb traditionally used by herbalists in China, India, and Southeast Asia. Recent scientific research has indicated that the active constituents in Andrographis, known as andrographolides, possess immunomodulating properties. Clinical studies suggest that Andrographis extracts can help to support a healthy immune response.*
Serving Size: 1 Vcap®
Servings Per Container:
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Andrographis Extract (Andrographis paniculata) (Aerial Parts) (min. 10% Andrographolides) 400 mg *
* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
Suggested Usage: As a dietary supplement, take 1 Vcap® 2 to 3 times daily as needed. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® Immune Renew™, Olive Leaf Extract and Echinacea.
Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule), Rice Flour, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Silica.
Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
Caution: If you are pregnant, lactating or are considering becoming pregnant, seek the advice of your physician prior to using this product.
Disclaimers: *These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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|For centuries, traditional herbalists in China, India, and Southeast Asia have turned to Andrographis (Andrographis paniculata) to address a wide range of health conditions, ranging from digestion and metabolism, to stamina and reproductive health. Andrographis is a member of the Acanthaceae plant family, and is known to be extremely bitter in taste. Cherished for its versatile role in traditional Eastern medicine, it is prominent in twenty-six Ayurvedic formulas, and remains a staple in Traditional Chinese Medicine. |
Recent scientific research has indicated that the active constituents in Andrographis, known as andrographolides, possess notable immunomodulating properties. In addition, clinical studies suggest that Andrographis extracts can help to support a healthy immune response.* Based on its ability to help boost the body’s natural defenses, Andrographis can serve as an excellent way to assist the body in adapting to seasonal changes. NOW® Andrographis delivers a potent 400 mg, standardized to 10% andrographolides per 1 Vcap® serving. With winter just weeks away, this is one immune support formula that your customers are sure to be asking for!
• Modulates Immune Function & Response
• Supports Healthy Seasonal Changes*
• Rich in andrographolides