Urica - 90 Veggie Capsules
URICA is a source of antioxidants for the maintenance of good health. Main Indications: •Gout •Elevated uric acid levels
•Inhibits enzymes associated with gout •Increases excretion of uric acid from the body •Limits production of uric acid Gout, also referred to as metabolic arthritis or acute inflammatory monoarthritis, is caused by an abnormal build-up of uric acid in the blood – uric acid being a metabolic by-product of purine metabolism. Purines are natural substances found in many foods, and particularly in high protein foods like organ meats and fish like mackerel and sardines. Excessive blood levels of uric acid then lead to acute inflammation of the joints. ’Classic Gout’ which usually targets the joints of the big toe and other joints within the legs and feet and can affect people of all ages. However, another type of gout – called ‘Atypical Gout’ – can affect any joint in either the arms or legs and is observed predominantly in the elderly. Both types of gout are characterized by excruciating pain and swelling. In many typical cases of gout, patients are overweight, predisposed to Type II diabetes and hypertension, and are at a higher risk of cardiovascular disease. Gout is disproportionately found in societies whose diets include large amounts of protein, fat and alcohol. Since a fundamental facet of gout is the metabolism of protein, the areas of kidney, bladder and urinary tract health are primary targets for treatment.
Serving Size: 3 Capsules White Mulberry extract 1500 mg Resveratrol 40 mg Grape Seed Extract (85% oligomeric proanthocyanidins) 50 mg Non-medicinal ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose. Capsule: hypromellose. AOR Guarantees: that no ingredients not listed on the label have been added to the product. Contains no corn, wheat, gluten, nuts, dairy, soy, eggs, fish, shellfish or any animal byproduct. Source: Natural botanical extracts
Adult Dosage: Take 1 capsule three times daily, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner. Cautions: Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 6 weeks. Consume with at least one liter of water throughout the day. Pregnancy/Nursing: Do not use