Beta Greens™

Beta Greens™

Lecithin helps to support liver function. Used in herbal medicine as a tonic to help relieve general debility and/or to aid during convalescence and to help improve mental and/or physical performance after periods of mental and/or physical exertion. Provides antioxidants for the maintenance of good health.

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Description

Suggested Use

Adults: Take 3½ teaspoons (10.1 g) daily on an empty stomach or 15 minutes before a meal, or as directed by your health-care practitioner. Take with plenty of water (4–6 glasses). If you are taking antibiotics, take this product at least 2–3 hours before or after them.
Duration of use: Consult a health-care practitioner for use beyond 1 month.

Cautions and warnings:

Cautions and warnings: Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use if you have any type of acute infection; if you are undergoing hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or taking birth-control medication or prescription medications; if you have diabetes or galactosemia; if you have nausea, fever, vomiting, bloody diarrhea, or severe abdominal pain; if you have allergy to latex or fruit (such as avocado, banana, chestnut, passion fruit, fig, melon, mango, kiwi, pineapple, peach, or tomato); if you have gastrointestinal lesions/ulcers, are taking anticoagulant agents, anti-inflammatory agents, or other enzyme products; if you are having surgery; if you have a liver disorder; if you have an iron deficiency; or if you are taking other dietary supplements. Discontinue use at least two weeks prior to surgery or dental procedures to prevent the risk of bleeding. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if symptoms of digestive upset (e.g. diarrhea) occur, worsen, or persist beyond 3 days. Discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner if you develop symptoms of liver trouble such as yellowing of the skin/eyes (jaundice), stomach pain, dark urine, sweating, nausea, unusual tiredness, and/or loss of appetite. Rare, unpredictable cases of liver injury associated with green tea extract–containing products have been reported.
Contraindications: Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding; if you are taking thiazide diuretics, cardiac glycosides, corticosteroids, stimulant laxatives, or other medications which may aggravate electrolyte imbalance; if you have hypokalemia, high blood pressure, or a kidney or cardiovascular disorder; 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; after recent surgery; if you have a known allergy to grass or flower pollens, bees, or bee products; if you have an immune-compromised condition (e.g. AIDS, lymphoma, patients undergoing long-term corticosteroid treatment); if you have a history of systemic lupus erythematous; or if you have a history of asthma.
Known adverse reactions: Hypersensitivity/allergy, headaches, heartburn, and bloating have been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use. Nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea have been known to occur, in which case discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner. Stomach/abdominal pain has been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use and consult a health-care practitioner. This product has come into contact with milk and soy. If you have a milk or soy allergy, do not use this product.

Ingredients

Ingredients per 3½ teaspoons (10.1 g):
(30 servings per bottle)
Lecithin (from sunflower)2186 mg
Cili (Rosa roxburghii) fruit extract, 6% vitamin C1 g
Alfalfa (Medicago sativa)992 mg
Barley (Hordeum vulgare) grass600 mg
Wheat (Triticum aestivum) grass leaf juice powder122 mg
Organic spirulina (Spirulina platensis)1685 mg
Organic Chlorella pyrenoidosa (broken cell)425 mg
Bee pollen150 mg
D‑Ribose150 mg
Licorice (Glycyrrhiza uralensis) root extract, 10% glycyrrhizinic acid116 mg
Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) seed extract, 80% silymarin60 mg
Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus) root extract, 0.8% eleutherosides60 mg
Dulse (Palmaria palmata)33 mg
Ginkgo biloba leaf extract, 24% flavonoid glycosides, 6% terpene lactones20 mg
Green tea (Camellia sinensis) leaf extract, 50% polyphenols15 mg
Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) fruit extract, 25% anthocyanosides10 mg
Grape (Vitis vinifera) seed extract, 95% proanthocyanidins45 mg
Rice (Oryza sativa) powder383 mg
Red beet (Beta vulgaris) root65 mg
Free plant sterols (from non‑GMO soy)52 mg
Giant knotweed, 50% resveratrol40 mg
Haematococcus pluvialis, 1.5% astaxanthin200 mg
Probiotics—10 billion CFU, provided by the following strains:
Lactobacillus rhamnosus R00114 billion CFU
Lactobacillus rhamnosus R10393 billion CFU
Lactobacillus acidophilus R0148550 million CFU
Lactobacillus helveticus R0052500 million CFU
Lactobacillus plantarum R1012400 million CFU
Bifidobacterium breve R0070300 million CFU
Bifidobacterium longum R0175300 million CFU
Bifidobacterium longum ssp. infantis R0033300 million CFU
Lactobacillus casei R0215400 million CFU
Streptococcus salivarius ssp. thermophilus R0083200 million CFU
Lactobacillus delbrueckii ssp. bulgaricus R900150 million CFU
Digestive enzymes (8 mg):
alpha-Galactosidase0.506 FCC alpha-galactosidase units
alpha-Amylase314.987 FCC alpha-amylase dextrinizing units
Bromelain19,200 FCC PU
Cellulase33.6 FCC cellulase units
Glucoamylase1.333 FCC AGU
Hemicellulase0.888 FCC HCU
Invertase2.133 FCC INVU
Lactase14.507 FCC ALU
Lipase80 FCC LU
Maltase3.467 FCC DP
Papain8000 FCC PU
Pectinase1.6 FCC endo-PGU
Phytase0.067 FCC FTU
Protease I1104.987 FCC HUT
Protease II120 FCC HUT
Protease III1.52 FCC SAP
Other ingredients (quantity per 3½ teaspoons): Apple (Pyrus malus) pectin (1033 mg), potato starch, broccoli (Brassica oleracea Italica) extract (38 mg), acerola (Malpighia glabra) fruit extract (115 mg), Stevia rebaudiana leaf, arabinogalactan, inulin, ascorbic acid, and vegetable magnesium stearate.