100 Capsules, 500 mg | $17.99
SUGGESTED USAGE: As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1 to 2 times daily.
(For male-female endrocrine system, hormonal balance, mood swings, vaginal dryness)
FOR BALANCING HORMONES, INCREASING ENERGY, ENDURANCE AND VIRILITY: Our Maca is grown organically without petroleum oil, chemical fertilizers or pesticides in the Peruvian Andes at 14,000 feet elevation. The pure mineralized soil on which it is grown is naturally watered by the rainfall and harvested by hand. Maca being adaptogenic, is useful for men and women, along with the natural functions of the body. Various female and male hormonal symptoms can be corrected with Maca.
Many physicians in the United States and abroad have found Maca to be useful as a hormone replacement therapy and for revitalizing the endocrine system for men and women. Women experiencing vaginal dryness, mood swings, hot flashes, dry skin and fatigue have found Maca to be beneficial. Regular users of Maca experience a boost in their sexual desire and performance.
Maca root contains glucosinolates, proteins, polypeptides, calcium, potassium, magnesium, and many other trace minerals. The amino acid proteins in Maca are alanine, arginine, aspartic acid, hoproline, isoleucine, glutamic acid, glycine, lysine, methionine, sarcosine, and serine. Maca has been demonstrated in clinical studies to significantly reduce both the severity and frequency of menopausal symptoms, including mood swings, hot flashes, night sweats, and fatigue. It also blocks the enzyme acetyl cholinesterase (ACHE) reducing chemically-induced memory deficit. For balancing hormones, increasing energy, endurance, and virility: our Maca is grown organically without petroleum oil, chemical fertilizers or pesticides in the Peruvian Andes at 14,000 feet elevation. The pure mineralized soil on which it is grown is naturally watered by the rainfall and harvested by hand. Maca being adaptogenic, is useful for men and women, along with the natural functions of the body. Various female and male hormonal symptoms can be corrected with Maca.*
Brooks NA, Wilcox G, Walker KZ, Ashton JF, Cox MB, Stojanovska L. Beneficial effects of Lepidium meyenii (Maca) on psychological symptoms and measures of sexual dysfunction in postmenopausal women are not related to estrogen or androgen content. Menopause. 2008 Nov-Dec;15(6):1157-62.
Dording CM, Fisher L, Papakostas G, et al. A double-blind, randomized, pilot dose-finding study of maca root (L. meyenii) for the management of SSRI-induced sexual dysfunction. CNS Neurosci Ther. 2008 Fall;14(3):182-91.
Meissner HO, Mscisz A, Reich-Bilinska H, et al. Hormone-balancing effect of pre-gelatinized organic Maca (Lepidium peruvianum Chacon): (III) clinical responses of early-postmenopausal women to Maca in double blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover configuration, outpatient study, Int J Biomed Sci. 2006 Dec 15;2(4):375-94.
Therapeutic Effects of Pre-Gelatinized Maca (Lepidium peruvianum Chacon) used as a non-hormonal alternative to HRT in perimenopausal women-Clinical Pilot Study. Int J Biomed Sci. 2006 Jun;2(2):143-59.
|Nutrition Facts||Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Maca (Lepidium meyenill)(root)||500 mg||*|
* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
Free of salt, yeast, sugar, corn, wheat, milk, preservatives
Other Ingredients: magnesium stearate
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.