Bioactive quercetin vs quercetin – What is the difference?
Wondering what EMMIQ means? Enzymatically modified isoquercitrin(EMIQ) is prepared through a natural enzyme process that attaches polysaccharides to the quercetin molecule. During digestion, the polysaccharides are broken down and quercetin is released into your bloodstream – which increases blood quercetin levels more effectively than taking regular quercetin.
What does quercetin do for your body?
Now that we’ve talked about what it is, let’s look at some of Bioactive Quercetin EMIQ’s benefits. Bioactive Quercetin provides antioxidants that protect your skin from damage caused by free radicals and helps to reduce pigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles. Additionally, Natural Factors Bioactive Quercetin EMIQ
- Provides 50 mg of highly absorbable quercetin and 50 mg of vitamin C per capsule
- Helps control allergy symptoms
- Provides antioxidant protection
- Lowers inflammation
- May support healthy blood pressure and heart health
Take 1 capsule 1-2 times daily or as directed by a health care practitioner. Consult a health care practitioner for use beyond 8 weeks.
Quercetin has most often been used by adults in doses of 250-1000 mg by mouth daily for up to 12 weeks.
Bioactive Quercetin EMIQ side effects may include headache and upset stomach. It might make kidney problems worse, and it may interact with some medications, so you should ask your doctor or health care professional before taking a supplement
Quercetin is one of the most common and most well-researched flavonoids.
Did you know that according to the National Institutes of Health, quercetin is a more powerful antioxidant than vitamin C, vitamin E and beta carotene? That means that quercetin may have a part to play in preventing neurological diseases. Antioxidants work to protect the body from molecules (free radicals) that increase the risk of disease and quicken aging. When there is an imbalance of free radicals in the body it creates oxidative stress – which contributes to the development of neurodegenerative diseases, like Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease.
Quercetin may be helpful in reducing swelling, killing cancer cells, controlling blood sugar and preventing heart disease. It also has antibacterial properties that are effective against most types of bacteria.
Natural Product Number (NPN): 80051413