Smart Ginkgo is formulated to address the maintenance of the brain. It supports our neurotransmitter system with a selection of nutraceuticals and standardized herbal extracts.
Lion’s mane supports the immune system.
ʟ‑Glutamine is an amino acid that can cross the blood-brain barrier to be converted to gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA). GABA acts as an inhibitor of excess neurotransmission to allow the brain to function more effectively.
Siberian ginseng, standardized to 0.8% eleuthrosides, increases mental alertness.
Ginkgo biloba—standardized to 24% ginkgo flavonglycosides and 6% terpene lactones—is the predominant marker in Smart Ginkgo that has been shown to improve critical oxygen delivery through capilliaries and protect the brain from environmental toxins.
ʟ‑Theanine in Smart Ginkgo stimulates production of the amino acids that calm the brain, such as GABA and dopamine.
Gotu kola is a rejuvenative nervine and it aids with memory.
Bacopa monnieri, standardized to 45% saponins, supports cognitive function and helps the brain cope with anxiety.
Huperzine A 1% protect the body’s neurotransmitters, supports cognitive functions, and enhances memory.
DIRECTIONS OF USE
Adults: Take 1 capsule daily with food or as directed by your health-care practitioner.
Duration of use: Consult a health-care practitioner for use beyond 4 weeks.
Contains no: Gluten, soy, wheat, eggs, dairy, yeast, citrus, preservatives, artificial flavour or colour, starch, or sugar.
Cautions and warnings: Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you have any type of acute infection; if you are taking medications for diabetes, high blood pressure, or seizures; if you have a liver disorder; if you have a heart, vessel, or blood-pressure condition; if you are taking sedative drugs; or if you are taking acetylcholinesterase inhibitors. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if you experience dizziness; weakness; muscle cramping; heart palpitations; hypertension; increased sweating; blurry vision; and/or gastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea or excessive salivation. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if symptoms persist or worsen, or if new symptoms develop. Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you are taking prescription medications.
Contraindications: Do not use if you have high blood pressure or if you are taking health products that affect blood coagulation (e.g. blood thinners, clotting factor replacements, acetylsalicylic acid, ibuprofen, fish oils, vitamin E), as this may increase the risk of spontaneous bleeding. Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes, dark urine, nausea, vomiting, unusual tiredness, weakness, stomach or abdominal pain, and/or loss of appetite occurs as these may be symptoms of liver disease.
Known adverse reactions: May cause digestive problems.
Do not use if seal is broken. Keep out of reach of minors.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
- Lion’s mane mushroom (Hericium erinaceus) extract, standardized to 40% polysaccharides providing 35% beta-glucans ….. 170 mg
- ʟ‑Glutamine ….. 150 mg
- Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus) root extract, 0.8% eleutherosides ….. 100 mg
- Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) leaf extract, 24% flavonoid glycosides and 6% terpene lactones ….. 80 mg
- ʟ‑Theanine ….. 50 mg
- Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) leaf ….. 40 mg
- Whole gotu kola (Centella asiatica) ….. 40 mg
- Bacopa (Bacopa monnieri) 25:1 extract, 45% bacosides ….. 30 mg
- Huperzine A, from toothed club-moss (Huperzia serrata) ….. 200 mcg
Other ingredients: Vegetable magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide in a non‑GMO vegetable capsule composed of vegetable carbohydrate gum and purified water.