Cholesterol Managemen

Cholesterol Management

Cardio-K a natural food derived supplement which contributes to the maintenance of normal blood LDL-cholesterol levels.

Each capsule contains: 334mg Red Yeast Rice extract (which provides 10mg Monacolin K) plus 30mg CoQ10.

Red Yeast Rice: is a substance made by fermenting a type of red yeast called Monascus purpureus over rice. Red Yeast Rice contains naturally occurring substances called Monacolins. Monacolins, particularly Monacolin K is believed to be converted in the body to a substance that inhibits HMG-CoA reductase, the enzyme that triggers cholesterol production.

Monacolin K from Red Yeast Rice contributes to the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol concentrations. In order to obtain the claimed effect, 10mg of Monacolin K from fermented Red Yeast Rice preparations should be consumed daily. Each Cardio-K capsule contains a guaranteed 10mg of Monacolin K, the daily required dosage.

EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) have approved the health claim that a daily dose of 10mg of Monacolin K is well established on the maintenance of normal blood LDL- cholesterol concentrations.

Co Q 10 is a naturally occurring nutrient found in each cell of the body.  In addition to playing a significant role in the energy system of each of our cells, CoQ10 is also believed to have antioxidant properties.

Important notice: Food supplements should not be used as a substitute to a varied diet. Do not exceed stated daily dose. Store in a cool dry place, out of reach of children.