Lecithin Mega PC-35 120 softgels - phosphatidylcholine from lecithin | Jarrow Formulas
Jarrow Formulas Mega PC-35 contains soybean lecithin, concentrated to the level of 35% PC (phosphatidylcholine).
Phosphatidylcholine (lecithin) is an excellent source of choline, a B vitamin. Phosphatidylcholine (PC) is a main component of cell membranes and is critical for brain and liver function. In the brain, PC is the precursor to acetylcholine, an important neuro-transmitter involved in cognition and motor coordination. In digestion, PC is part of the bile complex that emulsifies fats to facilitate the absorption of fats and fat-soluble nutrients.
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Phospholipids as the foundation of a healthy mindThere are many components of brain health. That is why there is such a wide range of brain supplements, which run from amino acids like acetyl-L-carnitine or herbs such as Ginkgo biloba or Bacopa monniera to fish oil and omega-3 fatty acid DHA specifically, up to to vitamin B12, and vinpocetine.
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Lipids and more specifically phospholipids, are especially crucial to the health of both cell membranes and neurotransmitters.
Uridine for a healthy brain and liverUridine supports formation of brain synapses and neuronal membranes
Uridine is a nucleotide that acts as a precursor of brain synapses and membrane phospholipids in conjunction with the omega-3 fatty acid docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and choline sources. It may enhance some brain cholinergic functions.
Uridine also supports the health and function of liver mitochondria.
Take 1 softgel, 1 or 2 times per day, preferably with meals, or as directed by your qualified health care consultant.
contains per daily serving (1 softgel)
choline (from 35% phosphatidylcholine lecithin) 57mg (11% RDI)
lecithin 1200mg †
- phosphatidylcholine (PC) 420 mg †
RDI = Recommended Daily Intake
† = RDI not established
active ingredient (choline, lecithin from soy), filler (medium chain triglycerides) capsule (bovine gelatin, glycerin, water)
keep in a cool, dry and dark place
keep out of reach of young children
contains no other familiar allergens (wheat, gluten, lupin, nuts/tree nuts, celery, mustard, sesame seeds, dairy, egg, fish/shellfish or mollusks)