Ortho-Adapt - 120 Capsules
Ortho•Adapt is used in herbal medicine to help improve mental or physical performance after periods of mental or physical exertion and as a tonic to help relieve general debility and to aid during convalescence.
•Mobilizes internal energy stores •Reduces the impact of stressful conditions •Activates whole-body defenses •Prevents the body from overreacting to a stressor A good diet, regular exercise, a clean environment, and other good lifestyle habits can help keep your body healthy and thus ready for life’s challenges. And certainly, your genes and your upbringing play a big role in the way you handle the stress in your life. But science – often following clues left by the traditional medical practices of cultures living the demanding lives of hunter-gatherers or in extreme environments – has also identified key botanicals and nutrients that can help you to rise to the demands of life. Ortho•Adapt has combined the best of tradition and science to provide the most supportive formula for the adrenals to improve your energy levels and capacity to deal with stress AOR’s Ortho•Adapt targets adrenal support from 3 different angles: adrenal extract to supply all the needs of the adrenals, orthomolecules to prevent deficiencies of key co-enzymes, and adaptogenic botanicals to modulate the stress response. Ortho•Adapt is also available in a vegan formula without the glandulars.
500 mg Vitamin C 500 mg Pantothenic acid (Pantethine, Calcium D-Pantothenate) 200 mg Licorice extract (Glycyrrhiza glabra, 25% glyzyrrhizin) 800 mg Siberian ginseng extract (Eleutherococcus senticosus 10:1) 200 mg Rhodiola rosea extract (3% rosavins, 1% salidroside) 150 mg Ashwagandha extract (Withania somnifera 10:1)† 200 mg †Typically 2.5% withanolides, 0.1% sitoindosides. Non-medicinal ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide, dextrin. Capsule: hypromellose. AOR Guarantees: that no ingredients not listed on the label have been added to the product. Contains no wheat, gluten, nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, sulphites, mustard, dairy, soy, eggs, fish, or shellfish. Source: Adrenals cortex - Pig adrenals from Denmark Adaptogens - Natural botanical extracts Vitamins - Pharmaceutical synthesis
Adult Dosage: Take 2-4 capsules daily after a meal or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 1 month. Cautions: Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking antidepressant medications, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or birth control pills or if you have any type of acute infection or liver disorder. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen. Headaches, mild gastrointestinal disturbances (such as nausea), heart palpitations, or hyperactivity/insomnia may occur. Consuming ashwagandha with alcohol, other drugs or natural health products with sedative properties is not recommended. Do not use if you are taking thiazide diuretics, cardiac glycosides, corticosteroids, stimulant laxatives or other medications which may aggravate electrolyte imbalance, or if you have hypokalemia, high blood pressure, a kidney or cardiovascular disorder or bipolar spectrum disorder. Pregnancy/Nursing: Do not use