Laktoferrin / Lactoferrin - Immune Support from Bovine Colostrum* - 90 Capsules
Laktoferrin / Lactoferrin - Immune Support from Bovine Colostrum*
Laktoferrin contains lactoferrin, a peptide glycoprotein that belongs to the transferrin family, which is responsible for binding and transporting iron in the body. Small amounts are found in bovine colostrum (“mothers’ first milk”). Additionally, lactoferrin occurs in mammalian exocrine secretions, and is released from neutrophil granules during inflammation.
Lactoferrin is crucial for the uptake of iron in the intestinal mucosa of breast-fed infants, through its iron-binding activity.* Lactoferrin also has other important iron-binding activities, as well as immunomodulatory and antioxidant activities.*
- Supports iron binding and transport and has antioxidant activity*
- May help deprive undesirable gastrointestinal microbes from needed iron*
- May enhance and modulate immune activies*
- Suggested Use
As a dietary supplement, 1 capsule per night before bed, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Do not use while pregnant or breast-feeding. Lactoferrin may be contraindicated by lymphocytic leukemia or pancreatitis. Individuals with autoimmune or allergic conditions should start with small doses and consult their healthcare practitioner.
Variations in product color may occur. Keep in a cool, dry place, tightly capped.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration. HormoneSynergy supplements are not meant to be taken as an alternative to prescription medications recommended by your physician. If you are seeking to replace any pharmaceutical medication with any of our products we recommend that you do so only after consulting your healthcare provider. *You should always speak with your doctor or health care professional before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your health care plan or treatment and to determine what course of therapy is right for you. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. The information provided about this or any HormoneSynergy® nutritional supplement or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging is for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own physician or health care professional. You should always consult with a licensed healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise or supplementation program, before taking any medication, or if you have or suspect you might have a health problem. As with any nutritional supplement do not take if you are pregnant or nursing or while taking medications without consulting your healthcare practitioner.