Solgar Deglycyrrhised Licorice (DGL) Root Extract (Glycyrrhiza glabra). Manufactured by removing the glycyrrhizin that is naturally occurring in the root. It was noted that for many people, when the glycyrrhizin remained in the root, side effects such as hypertension fluid retention were noticed. DGL is effective for both gastric duodenal ulcers. Many people find DGL of benefit for fatigue, because of its helps with the adrenal lgands. This product also contains licorice root. Suitable for Vegans. 60 vegetable Capsules
Deglycyrrhised Licorice Root Extract
Licorice was 1st used in the 1940's for help with stomach ulcers, but side effects of hypertension fluid retention were noted. Glycyrrhizin (a naturally occurring component) is responsible for these symptoms. This lead to the manufacturing of products containing Deglycyrrhised licorice.
This product has a glycyrrhizin content of not more than 3%, in a powdered base of PhytO2X, a special blend of natural antioxidants - Mixed tocopherols, rosemary extract and vitamin C.
Solgar's Standardized Full Potency (SFP) Herbs are developed through a unique process that integrate the ideologies of both traditional herbalism and standardized herbal technology. To ensure consistent and reliable phytonutrient levels, they isolate a controlled amount of these important plant compounds. Then, they blend these enhanced, "standardized" compounds with all of the components that occur naturally in the whole raw herb. The result is a premium quality standardized herbal extract with all of the synergistic and valuable qualities found in nature. Because of this, Solgar Deglycyrrhised licorice contains powdered licorice root too.
DGL Licorice for gastric duodenal ulcers, inhibit gastric acid secretion, protective to gastric mucosal tissue. Licorice is added to many herbal combinations that support adrenal function.
Each Vegetarian Capsules provides: Standardized Deglycyrrhised Licorice Root Extract 250mg (<2.5mg[<1%] glycyrrhizin), Raw Licorice Root Powder 225mg, Vegetarian Capsules Capsule Shell (Hydroxypropylmethyl cellulose), Anti Caking agent: Vegetable Magnesium Stearate, Antioxidant (powdered blend of Beta carotene prep. and ascorbic acid), PhytO2X is a special blend of natural antioxidants, the purpose of which is to maintain the freshness of the ingredients. This product is free of sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, soy, gluten and dairy products are are formulated without the use of artificial preservatives, flavours or colours.
As an herbal food supplement for adults, 1 to 3 Vegetarian Capsules daily, preferably at mealtime, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner. Please be aware that this product contains licorice root.
Keep out of reach of Children. This product is not intended for those with hypertension. If in doubt as to whether you should take this, seek professional advice before self prescribing. If using for any length of time, have kidney and liver function tests taken regularly.