• Gamma E Tocopherol w/Sesame Lignans 60sg

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Gamma E Tocopherol w/Sesame Lignans 60sg

Prestigious scientific journals have highlighted gamma tocopherol as one of the most critically important forms of vitamin E for those seeking optimal health benefits. In fact, studies show the combination of alpha- and gamma-tocopherol supplementation appears to be superior to either supplementation alone on biomarkers of oxidative stress and on inflammatory factors.135, 136

Most commercial vitamin E supplements contain little, if any, gamma tocopherol. They instead rely on alpha tocopherol as the primary ingredient. However, it is gamma tocopherol (not the alpha form) that quenches peroxynitrite, the free radical that plays a major role in the development of age-related decline.137

Sesame Lignans: The Natural Vitamin E Booster

Life Extension has uncovered research suggesting that adding sesame lignans to gamma tocopherol may significantly enhance its beneficial effects.138-140 Sesame and its lignans have been shown to boost antioxidative activity in the tissues by elevating the levels of two antioxidative vitamins, vitamin C and E.141

In a human study that combined gamma tocopherol with sesame lignans, gamma tocopherol/sesame was 25% more effective than gamma tocopherol/tocotrienols in inhibiting tissue measurements for free radical and inflammatory response.142 Since tocotrienols are considered nature’s most potent antioxidants, the fact that low-cost gamma tocopherol with sesame is more effective is a remarkable finding.

Life Extension has fortified the popular Gamma E Tocopherol supplement with standardized sesame lignans. Consumers obtain superior benefits at a much lower cost. This formula provides potent doses of gamma tocopherol along with sesame lignan extract to augment the antioxidant effects of gamma tocopherol.

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Servings Per Container: 60

Serving Size: 1 softgel

Amount Per Serving:

Vitamin E ... 45IU
(as D-alpha tocopherol)
Gamma E mixed tocopherols ... 360mg
Typical profile:
Gamma tocopherol 178 - 244 mg
Delta tocopherol 65 - 98 mg
Alpha tocopherol 27 - 39 mg
Beta tocopherol < 16 mg
Sesame seed lignan extract ... 20mg

Other Ingredients:

Gelatin, Glycerin, sunflower oil, purified water, silica, carob color, rosemary extract.

Non-GMO

 

Take one (1) softgel once or twice daily with food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.

Warning:

Consult a health professional before taking this or any other product.

Consult your physician for more information.

Caution:

Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Safety-sealed for your protection and for product freshness. Do not use if seal is missing or broken

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.