RESTORx CONTRACEPTIVE SUPPORT
Are you on contraceptive medication or hormone replacement medication and EXPERIENCING side effects such as:
Long-term use of estrogen-containing oral contraceptives can induce folic acid and vitamin B deficiency which could have possible complications with hematopoiesis, causing side effects such as of depression, sleepiness and forgetfulness.1
Studies have reported 40% of patients on oral contraceptives were folic acid deficient, with levels declining within the first 6 months.1
40% reduction of vitamin B12 in serum levels were observed in patients on oral contraceptives for 60 months.1
Contraceptive Support contains natural ingredients, that support women on oral contraceptives or hormone replacement therapy to avoid side effects and associated cardiovascular risks.
A NEW STAGE OF LIFE FOR MENOPAUSAL WOMEN
Hormone Replacement Therapy is an effective treatment for typical menopause-related symptoms4
RESTORx CONTRACEPTIVE SUPPORT
To be used in conjunction with prescribed contraceptive medication and hormone replacement therapy, to reduce their side effects by restoring medication-induced nutrient deficiencies.
|Each Capsule Contains||Amount Available in RESTORx CONTRACEPTIVE Support|
|Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin 5-phosphate)||1.1 mg|
|Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine hyrdochloride)||10 mg|
|Vitamin B12 (Methylcobalamin form)||100 μg|
|Folate (L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolate calcium)||500 μg|
|Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid)||60 mg|
DOSE: Adult women: Take 1 soft gel daily after a meal.
For full prescribing information, refer to the package insert/product information approved by the regulatory authority. This unregistered medicine has not been evaluated by the SAHPRA for its quality, safety or intended use.References:
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- 3. Shufelt, C.L., and Merz, N.B., et al. 2009. Contraceptive Hormone Use and Cardiovascular Disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 53(3): 221–231
- 4. Hormone Replacement Therapy including the Benefits and Risks. Accessed on August 2018. Available on: https://patient.info/doctor/hormone-replacement-therapy-including-benefits-and-risks#
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- 9. Lentz S. 2001. Does Homocysteine Promote Atherosclerosis? Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 21:1385-1386.