Gigartina is purely a red marine algae supplement. It contains 5 species of algae belonging to the gigartinaceae family, without the addition of any artificial colourings, preservatives or fillers.
To receive the full benefit of Vibrant Health's red marine algae supplement, take four capsules daily on an empty stomach.
Once opened, Gigartina Red Marine Algae should be kept in a cood, dry place.
Red Marine Algae has for many years been part of the staple diet of many cultures, particularly Japanese and Chinese. These cultures appreciate its health benefits and in particular its immune support. Red Marine Algae is believed to support;
Although the immune boosting support of red marine algae is believed to be due to their sulphated polysaccharides red marine algae is known to contain sterols and sterolins. These complexes are now known to stimulate human immune response even though only a small percentage are absorbed in the gastro-intestinal tract. This could further amplify the beneficial immune boosting properties of the Gigartina Red Marine Algae.
Vibrant Health's Gigartina Red Marine Algae is simply encapsulated powder of the leaves of the 5 strains of algae from the algae family Gigartinaceae. Vibrant Health are specialist formulators of quality green supplements and other leading edge nutritional support products.
If you're interested in taking advantage of recent scientific discoveries to nourish your body with red marine algae, you can use the link below to order, or call us on 01764 662111.
Q: What is Gigartina?
A: Gigartina is a species/family of wild red marine algae that are a very rich in source of sulfated polysaccharides. Since 1984, sulfated polysaccharides have demonstrated ability to improve the body’s immune defenses.
Q: What are polysaccharides?
A: Polysaccharides are complex carbohydrate structures found in algae. They appear to aid bodily defenses by forming a shield that inhibits the pathogen’s ability to adhere to cell walls.
Q: How many milligrams are in each capsule?
A: Each capsule of Gigartina provides 250 mg of sulfated polysaccharides per capsule.
Q: What can I use Gigartina for?
A: Gigartina can be taken to fend off viral infections, and help treat herpes. It can also be used to Control Multiple Sclerosis: Shingles, Epstein Bar, Mononucleosis, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Q: Is the Gigartina available in more than one size?
A: Yes, Gigartina comes in a 60, 90, or 120 count bottle.
Q: When is the best time to take Gigartina?
A: As a food supplement, It is best to take Gigartina on an empty stomach, so as to maximize absorbtion.
Q: Is Gigartina safe to take with other supplements, or other Vibrant Health products?
A: Gigartina is safe to with other supplements, or with other health products. If you have any concerns, please check with your doctor or health professional.
Q: Is Gigartina gluten free?
A: As with most of our products, Gigartina is Gluten Free.
Q: Is Gigartina vegetarian safe?
A: Gigartina is suitable for vegetarians and vegans alike. The ingredients are encapsulated in a vegetable cellulose capsule.
Q: What is the capsule made from?
A: The capsule used for Gigartina is made from a vegetable cellulose.
Q: Is it safe to take Gigartina while pregnant?
A: Gigartina is an plant-based, red marine algae supplement, and is safe to use while pregnant. However, we would always recommend consulting with your doctor or health care professional before consuming, just to be on the safe side.
Q: How much iodine is in Gigartina?
A: There are15mcg of Iodine per capsule of Gigartina.
Q: Is it safe for children to take Gigartina?
A: Gigartina is an algal plant-based red marine algae and is safe for children. Please refer to dosing chart.
Q: Is there a limit on how long one can take Gigartina?
A: Gigartina can be taken indefinitely. If the symptoms you are trying to cure persist, you may continue to take this supplement until you are satisfied with the outcome.
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