Nutritional and Herbal Support for the reduction of Acute Pain
Provides 240 mg of salicin
Phytosomal turmeric increases bioavailability and utilization of turmeric
Caffeine anhydrous enhances the overall action for acute pain modulation
White Willow Plus White Willow Plus is a targeted formulation with ingredients to help modulate acute pain. This formulation provides a unique combination of bioavailable ingredients at levels that have been shown to be clinically effective. White Willow Plus is a convenient and helpful way to support a reduction in acute pain and discomfort. Please see More Info tab for individual ingredient information..
Supplement Facts Serving Size :2 Capsules Servings Per Container 30
White willow bark extract (Salix alba)(25% salicin) 960mg Meriva (proprietary blend of turmeric rhizome extract and phosphatidylcholine from soy) 250 mg Caffeine anhydrous 130 mg
Keep tightly capped and store in a cool, dry place. If pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your healthcare professional before use. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Do not use if either tamper-evident seal is broken or missing.
WHITE WILLOW BARK (SALIX ALBA) is traditionally used to treat pain. The efficacy of this botanical is due mainly to the proportion of salicin present. White willow bark is present in this formulation at a 25% standardized extract; a dose of two capsules will provide 240 mg of salicin. This is the amount shown in the research to be effective at reducing low back pain. The salicin, a precursor to salicylic acid, works as an antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and as an analgesic.
MERIVA (proprietary blend of turmeric rhizome extract and phosphatidylcholine from soy) is a phytosomal form of turmeric, where it is bonded to phosphatidylcholine in order to increase its absorption and bioavailability. Research shows that when turmeric is bonded to phosphatidylcholine, it improves the levels of curcuminoids in the blood and the liver at least 20-fold. Studies show that turmeric modulates leukotriene synthesis, platelet aggregation, and neutrophil inflammatory response. In addition, it promotes a reduction in the activation of NF Kappa B and promotes fibrinolysis. Turmeric may potentiate endogenous corticosteroids, thus having indirect anti-inflammatory actions as well.
CAFFEINE ANHYDROUS has been shown in studies to have a statistically significant benefit in promoting pain reduction when combined with other pain-relieving ingredients, irrespective of the pain condition or the type of analgesic. This effect was shown when the caffeine amount used was greater than 100 mg, as it is in this formulation.
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