Taurine is a specialty nutrition supplement made by Pure Encapsulations, manufacturers
of hypo allergenic nutrition supplements. Every batch of finished products
are tested and certified by independent laboratories. All products are
manufactured under conditions similar to those employed in making
pharmaceutical grade drugs and complies with the FDA GMP guidelines.
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* Taurine is the most abundant free amino acid in the brain, heart, and
nervous system, and it plays a role in the healthy functioning of the brain,
heart, gallbladder, eyes, and vascular system. It facilitates the passage of
sodium, potassium, and, possibly, calcium and magnesium ions into and out of
cells, and electrically stabilizes cell membranes. It maintains healthy cAMP
activity, which activates important enzymes in the heart muscle, and
contributes to the muscle's contractibility.
Taurine is an important component of bile acids which aid in the
absorption of fat-soluble vitamins. It aids the body's chemistry by
detoxifying harmful chemicals. Dietary taurine promotes the formation of
taurocholate, a substance which increases cholesterol secretion in the bile
and also supports fat metabolism in the liver.
Taurine offers a wide range of nutritional support to many organ systems
throughout the body; as a supplement it is most notably known for its heart
Ingredients and Dosage:
each vegetable capsule contains:
taurine (free-form) 500 mg.
vitamin C (as ascorbyl palmitate) 5 mg.
2-4 capsules per day, in divided doses, between meals.
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
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1 bottle contains: 500 mg., 60 capsules
Also Available in 1000 mg., 120 capsules/bottle
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