Beyond the usual Multivitamin, there are other essential nutrients which our bodies require for optimal function and health. These nutrients are combined together, that provides us with the minimum daily requirement of most A - Z Vitamins & Minerals required on a daily basis.
Minerals which often form the basis of important biochemical molecules such as calcium, Magnesium and Phosphorous for strong bones and teeth.
Anti-oxidants which serve as waste neutralising agents and help to prevent premature ageing. Probiotics which are essential for digestion and absorption - without which no nutrient can enter the bloodstream for use in the body.
Immune modulators which support the immune system in its core function of recognising potentially harmful invaders and neutralising them.
CERTAIN ASPECTS OF THE COMBINATION DESERVE SPECIAL MENTION
• The combination includes rare minerals such as boron which is essential for bone health.
• Does not include Iodine due to many people fearing allergic reactions.
• Does not include Iron which may not be supplemented by persons using Anti-Retroviral medication.
THIS MAKES THE IMMUNE BOOST CAPSULES SAFE FOR USE BY PERSONS LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS AND BENEFICIAL TO EVERYONE WHEN USED ON A DAILY BASIS. ANTI-OXIDANTS
(Alpha Pharm Immune Boost Capsules contains)
• GRAPE SEED EXTRACT, a form of powerful antioxidants known
as Proanthocyanidins. Grape Seed extract is known to be a powerful protector of collagen in skin and connective tissue. In addition, Grape Seed Extract is known to be protective for the cardiovascular system, the eyes and cellular DNA.
• PINE BARK EXTRACT is a bioflavonoid which may - in addition to the general and grape seed extract benefits listed above - help to alleviate allergic and auto-immune reactions.
• GREEN TEA EXTRACT is particularly revered for its many and varied therapeutic properties. It is highly supportive of both the immune system and the cardiovascular system, it is widely valued for its benefits to the digestive system and the urinary system.
First and foremost, digestion cannot take place efficiently without the presence of a healthy gut flora. If digestion is incomplete, the nutrients are not released for absorption which may lead to deficiencies. Alpha Immune Boost Capsules contain two of the most important strains of beneficial bacteria, at a concentration of 1 x 109CFU namely: Lactobacillus acidophilus: Digestive system, Immune system (helps combat pathogens), UTIs, etc Bifidobacteria longum: May help to prevent colitis, leaky gut syndrome, candida and high cholesterol amongst others. May help to digest lactose in lactose-intolerant patients.
Immune modulators are substances which do not boost the protective aggression of the immune system indiscriminately. Rather, they enable the immune system to discern and combat genuine pathogens effectively.