Viridian Nopal 100% Organic 90caps Maximize

Viridian Nopal 100% Organic 90caps

Vegan, Kosher, Organic, Veg Caps

This is an organic powder of the cactus, Opuntia ficus-indica. Grown to organic standard inTunisia.

 

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90 Caps

R 456.24

INGREDIENTS: one vegetarian capsule provides

Organic Nopal (Opuntia Ficus-Indica) 500mg

 

The key features of Nopal:

  • Rich in nutrients and fibre – both soluble and insoluble fibre. Nutrients:  prebiotic arabinogalactan, 17 amino acids, vitamins (beta-carotene and Vitamin C) and minerals (calcium, magnesium and potassium).  Antioxidants:  betalain pigments (similar to anthocyanidins)
  • Promotes satiety by increasing volume in the stomach
  • Naturally slows transit time of food – may aid glucose regulation
  • Due to the lipophilic nature of Nopal have been shown to reduce fat absorption.
  • Have been shown to reduce LDL cholesterol and triglyceride levels and increasing HDL cholesterol
  • Nopal has also been shown to positively influence heart rate variability in athletes and reduce overall heart rate
  • Aids Digestive function by regulation gut flora – the gut flora ferments the fibre and produces essential acids like lactic acid and butyric acid
  • Inhibits inflammatory responses through regulation of blood lipids and high antioxidant content.
  • Diuretic effect
  • Anti-ulcer - rich source of mucilage and pectin – exerts a cell protective effect on the gastric mucosa

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