Grapeseed Extract with Resveratrol & Pterostilbene 100 mg 60 caps by Life Extension

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Resveratrol is found in red wine, grapes, blueberries and other berries. It prevents the expression of glaucoma markers induced by chronic oxidative stress in trabecular meshwork cells.**  

  • Protects trabecular meshwork cells against oxidative stress**
  • May be neuroprotective**
  • Contains OPCs to protect brain and optic nerve against oxidative stress**
  • Contains pTeroPure
  • Dietary Supplement

Life Extension Grape Seed Extract with Resveratrol & Pterostilbene contains oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPCs) which are powerful antioxidants that help protect the central nervous system (including brain and optic nerve) from from oxidative stress.**

The Grapeseed Extract with Resveratrol & Pterostilbene formula provides a blend of standardized proanthocyanidins found in grapeseed and skins. Grapeseed extract helps to maintain healthy platelet function and other aspects of platelet responses,176 and protects the central nervous system from reactive oxygen species.177 This whole grape extract contains a spectrum of polyphenols that are naturally contained in red wine such as proanthocyanidins, anthocyanins, flavonoids, etc. This blend also provides standardized trans-resveratrol, the polyphenol in red wine that has shown so many health benefits … and trans-pterostilbene, which researchers have found works synergistically with resveratrol to activate one’s “longevity genes.”**

Like resveratrol, pterostilbene belongs to a class of compounds called phytoalexins, which are naturally produced by plants when under attack by pathogens such as bacteria or fungi.

Findings from published scientific literature indicate that resveratrol may be the most effective compound for maintaining optimal health and promoting longevity.144

Research funded by the Life Extension Foundation showed that a combination of low-dose (20 mg) resveratrol plus grapeseed extract mimicked many of the favorable gene expression changes seen in calorie-restricted animals.**

 

Grapeseed Extract with Resveratrol & Pterostilbene

100 mg, 60 vegetarian capsules

Item Catalog Number: 01411

Suggested Use

Take one (1) capsule daily with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Vegetarian Capsule
  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
Vitamin C (as calcium ascorbate) 250 mg 417%
Calcium (as calcium ascorbate) 25 mg 3%
Proprietary Blend:
Oligomeric Proanthocyanidins¹ from Masquelier's Original OPCs [single and condensed (2-5) units of flavonols & polyphenols from Vitis vinifera (grape) seeds]
Leucoselect Grape seed extract (Vitis vinifera) [std. for 95% proanthocyanidins]
100 mg **
Trans-resveratrol [from Polygonum cuspidatum (root) and whole red grape (Vitis vinifera) extract] [also supplying glycosides (polydatin)] 20 mg **
Trans-Pterostilbene (from pTeroPure) 0.125 mg **
**Daily Value not established
¹Oligomeric proanthocyanidins are powerful antioxidants that help protect cells and tissues from free radical-initiated damage.
Other Ingredients

Vegetable cellulose (capsule), microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearate.

Warnings
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Do not exceed recommended dose.
  • Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged.
  • When using nutritional supplements, please consult with your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
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In a peer reviewed study, administration of resveratrol was associated with a significant lowering of inflammatory indicators, oxidative damage and age-related degenerative markers in trabecular meshwork cells. The experimental findings at Duke Eye Center led investigators to consider a possible role for resveratrol or other similar dietary agents to prevent changes associated with the development or progression of open-angle glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness.**

See more here:

Resveratrol Article by Robert Ritch, MD | FitEyes.com

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