For Post-menopausal Women - Helps to attenuate/reduce bone mineral density (BMD) loss in post-menopausal women when used in conjunction with adequate amounts of calcium and vitamin D. May reduce severe and frequent menopausal symptoms (such as hot flashes and/or night sweats).
Ingredients (per capsule):
Soy Isoflavones Extract (Glycine max) (Non-GMO).....200 mg
(Standardized extract providing 40% total isoflavones)
(79 mg AIE*) (20 mg AIE Genistein/Genistin)
*AIE = Aglycone Isoflavone Equivalent (More Information about AIE)
Non-medicinal Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, silicon dioxide, L-leucine, pullulan/ hypromellose (capsule)
Adults - Take 1 capsule a day, at or before bedtime, or as directed by a health care practitioner. Take a few hours before or after taking other medications or health care products.
For general menopausal symptoms or prophylactic purposes:
Daily dosages 30-100 mg AIE with a minimum of 15 mg AIE from genistein/genistin.
For bone mineral density loss: Daily dosages 75-125 mg AIE.
Ensure you are up-to-date on mammograms and gynaecological evaluations prior to use. Consult a health care practitioner if symptoms worsen. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking blood thinners. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a history of hormonal or gynaecological disease, including ovarian cancer, endometriosis and/or uterine fibroids. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you have a liver disorder or develop liver-related symptoms. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT), including thyroid hormone replacement therapy. Discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner if you experience breast pain, discomfort and/or tenderness, or if you experience a recurrence of menstruation and/or uterine spotting.