Prohormone & Supplement Ingredients:

Indian Gooseberry (Phyllanthus Emblica)

Indian Gooseberry comes from a tree native to India and certain areas of the Middle East. It has been used in traditional Ayuverdic medicine for the treatment of many ailments and as a restorative tonic. Many recent clinical studies on its effectiveness for reducing cholesterol, controlling blood sugar and as an immune booster have returned positive results. It has been clinical shown to be most effective in reducing the amount of triglicerides associated with HDL, which can then lead to the relief of many associated conditions.

The effectiveness of Indian Gooseberry is believed to stem from the high levels of Vitamin C it contains, as well as the Tannin it holds. The high vitamin, antioxidant and nutrient content of the Indian Gooseberry fit with what the medical studies have shown is the effectiveness of a diet high in Vitamin C with combatting certain cancers and other medical conditions. Recent work on the efficacy of Tannin in preventing cancers is also indicating that there may be positive benefits to gain from this herb.

Uses for Indian Gooseberry (Phyllanthus Emblica)
  • high cholesterol
  • atherosclerosis
  • pancreatitis
  • cancer
  • upset stomach
  • eye problems
  • joint pain
  • diarrhea
  • dysentery
  • obesity
  • inflammation
Indian Gooseberry is also highly valued for its use as a “restorative” for overall body condition and immune system wellness. There are no known side effect for Indian Gooseberry or drug interactions however, the high dosage of Indian Gooseberry used for medical treatment have not been studied enough in that regard to suggest no caution is appropriate. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should avoid taking Indian Gooseberry in levels higher than as a flavoring or spice to foods.
Supplements with this ingredient:
RA Mass/Strength Formula (Prohormones)

Links to additional information on Indian Gooseberry (Phyllanthus Emblica)
Vitamin C In Plants - Indian Gooseberry (Added on 12/4/2013 2:52:00 PM)
Indian Gooseberry Supplements (Added on 12/4/2013 2:52:00 PM)
Phyllanthus emblica (syn. Emblica officinalis) (Added on 12/4/2013 2:52:00 PM)

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