Red yeast rice extract with coenzyme Q10 for support of healthy cholesterol levels.
-supports cardiovascular health by helping maintain already normal cholesterol levels
-contains naturally-occurring monacolins
-coQ10 enhances antioxidant activity
Natural management of healthy cholesterol levels should involve dietary and lifestyle modifications,
including a low-saturated fat, low-carbohydrate diet, and aerobic exercise. As additional supplementation, several nutrients and botanicals can be used to help maintain lipid metabolism and support healthy cholesterol levels.Choleast contains Monascus purpureus, a red-pigmented yeast grown on rice. Numerous studies in China and the United States have demonstrated that red yeast rice preparations are helpful in maintaining blood cholesterol levels already in the normal range.* This is important, as maintaining optimal cholesterol levels has been shown to be one component of maintaining cardiovascular health.
In addition to naturally occurring substances called monacolins, red yeast rice contains the phytosterols beta-sitosterol, campesterol, and stigmasterol, as well as isoflavones and trace minerals, all of which
can contribute to cardiovascular health. The same enzymes involved in cholesterol synthesis are also
involved in the synthesis of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10). Thus, to help maintain normal levels of CoQ10.
Serving Size: 4 Vegetarian Capsules
Servings Per Container: 30
Amount Per Serving:
Red Yeast Rice ... 2.4g
Coenzyme Q10 ... 60mg
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine.
Contains ingredient derived from soy (rice).
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, egg, dairy products, or artificial
colors, artificial sweeteners, or artificial flavors. This product also does not contain lactose,
palmitic acid, magnesium stearate, or stearic acid.