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Immune Support

Immune Support - Daily Immune-Enhancing FormulaDaily Immune-Enhancing Formula

with Echinacea, Garlic, Goldenseal
and Medicinal Mushrooms

Keep your immune system healthy on a daily basis with this superior formula of immune-enhancing herbs. Our new formula contains high potencies of Astragalus, Ligustrum, and Echinacea in addition to a full spectrum of medicinal mushrooms and support nutrients.

Suggested dose: 1 capsule, 2 times per day for general immune enhancement. May be increased to 2 caps, 3 times per day for acute infections or additional immune support.

Product # 143 (60 Capsules) $19.95

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Each (two) capsules contain:
Echinacea angustifolia root (4% echinacoside) 100 mg
Astragalus membranaceus root extract 250 mg
Maitake mushroom TD-fraction extract 25 mg
Maitake mushroom powder 100 mg
Shiitake mushroom powder 200 mg
Reishi mushroom powder 100 mg
Ligustrum lucidum fruit extract 100 mg
Goldenseal root (Hydrastis canadensis) 10 mg
Quercetin 50 mg
Garlic (Allium sativum) bulb powder 50 mg
Vitamin A (as beta carotene) 2,500 IU
Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid) 100 mg
Vitamin B-6 5 mg
Folic acid 400 mcg
Vitamin B-12 5 mcg
Pantothenic acid 5 mg
Zinc 10 mg

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