Have you been looking for a natural substitute for Statin medication?
With many various alternatives to statin medications on the market it is important to understand the benefits from particular supplements and their ability to lower cholesterol.
Pure Encapsulation created a supplement called CholestePure Plus an advanced cholesterol and triglyceride support using phytosterol esters and Bergamonte.
Phytosterols are structurally homologs of cholesterol that occur naturally in plant foods, soybeans, grains, nuts, seeds, fruits and vegetable oils. They compete with cholesterol for uptake through the intestinal lining.
The efficacy of using phytosterols in maintaining healthy cholesterol has been documented for over 30 years in the literature.
What is Bergamot?
Bergamot is a citrus fruits cultivated from the southern coast of Italy. In the liver, this unique molecule binds and modulates an enzyme, which plays a central role in lipid breakdown. This targeted enzyme maintains healthy lipid balance.
Meta-analysis of over 40 clinical trials suggests that phytosterols provide significant support for healthy lipid profiles.
The FDA approved health claim states that supplements containing at least 0.5 gm per serving of vital steroids eaten with meals or snacks for daily total intake of 2gm as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol may reduce the risk of heart disease.
A serving of CholestePure Plus supplies 0.5 G of vital sterols in accordance with the FDA approved health claim.