What does BetaSitosterol 450mg supplement mean?
Plant sterols or Phytosterols are constituents of plants' cell walls. As per review published in Pharmacol Res. 2010 Mar;61(3):193-9, “plant sterols reduce cholesterol absorption from the gut, due to their structural similarity with cholesterol. A daily intake of plant sterols or stanols of 1.6-2g/day, can reduce cholesterol absorption from the gut by about 30%, and plasma LDL cholesterol levels by 8-10%. Beta Sitosterol is such plant sterol.
What are the natural food sources of BetaSitosterol?
Rice bran, , peanuts, wheat germ , corn oils, and soybeans are few sources of Beta-sitosterol. To manage cholesterol a regular and calculated amount is essential of beta sitosterol. Hence, in such cases supplementation with BestSource Nutrition’s standardized Betasitosterol 450mg supplement may be helpful.
How safe is BetaSitosterol?
As per Research studies, BetaSitosterol is likely safe. As per FSSAI guidelines, any plant sterol consumption of more than 3g/DAY should be avoided.
BestSource Nutrition’s BetaSitosterol 450mg per serving per day is within guidelines and enough to optimize cholesterol levels if taken in recommended dosages and for recommended duration.
Persons on cholesterol lowering medication should use the product under medical supervision. May not be nutritionally appropriate for pregnant and lactating women and children under the age of five years.
What is a suggested dosage of BetaSitosterol 450mg supplement?
For adults, take one (1) capsule thrice daily with meal or as directed by dietician. Not to exceed recommended daily dosage. Also, avoid taking it empty stomach.
Recommended duration is 90 days followed by medical check up
How should I store BetaSitosterol 450mg Supplement?
Store at room temperature. Do not freeze supplement. Safely throw away veg tablet that is out of date or no longer needed. Keep out of the reach of children.
How should I open child-lock cap of bottle?
1. Grasp the bottle tightly in two hands.
2. Press down on the lid while simultaneously turning it in the direction of arrow.
3. Remove the cap.
4. After removing Veg Capsule, replace the cap in same manner.