Grape seed Extract-V, provided by DouglasLaboratories®, supplies 100 mg of standardized grapeseed extract in a vegetarian capsule.Health Functions:
Polyphenols, part of a broad class of bioflavonoids,are commonly found in grape seeds. One type ofpolyphenols known as proanthocyanidins are highlyregarded for their strong antioxidant properties, andfor their functions in supporting the body'sconnective tissues and capillary blood vessel system.Proanthocyanidins are among the most powerfulnatural free-radical scavengers yet discovered. Assuch, proanthocyanidins have their own unique placein the body's overall protection against harmful freeradical damage. Proanthocyanidins appear to beespecially effective in neutralizing highly reactivehydroxyl and singlet oxygen radicals. Both of thesereactive oxygen species are involved in inflammatoryprocesses.
Proanthocyanidins also support and enhance theactivity of vitamin C, and are known for their abilityto help support the health of the body's capillarysystem and connective tissues. Proanthocyanidinshave been shown to bind with collagen fibers,thereby protecting them from premature degradation.This helps maintain the natural elasticity of collagenin skin, joints, arteries, capillaries, and otherconnective tissues.Ingredients:
Grape Seed Extract 100 mg (Vinis vinifera)
Standardized to 95% polyphenols.Servings:
Adults take 1 capsule 1-2 times daily between mealsfor 7 to 10 days, then 1 capsule daily or as directedby physician. Caution:
No adverse side effects have been reported.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light.Keep out of reach of children.Disclaimer:
The Food and Drug Administration has not evaluated statements contained herein. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat and cure or prevent disease. Always consult with your professional health care provider before changing any medication.