Chitosan is a polysaccharide derived from the shells of crustaceans that can bind to fat and cholesterol in the digestive tract, helping to maintain cholesterol levels already within healthy range.* NOW® Chitosan features LipoSan ULTRA®, a unique high-density form of chitosan that, in laboratory testing, binds up to five times more fat than conventional chitosan.* A clinical study has demonstrated that LipoSan ULTRA® may aid in supporting a healthy body weight.* Chromium, a mineral essential for normal glucose metabolism, has been included to complete this formula.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Suggested Usage: Take 3 capsules immediately before the 2 main meals of the day. Do not exceed 6 capsules per day. Take in conjunction with a sensible diet and exercise program. Take at least 4 hours before or after fat-soluble vitamins (A, D, E, K) or medications.
Caution: For adults only. Avoid using if allergic to shellfish. Not to be used by pregnant or nursing women. Consult physician if taking medication or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.
TRAACS® is a registered trademark of Albion Laboratories, Inc. LipoSan ULTRA® is a registered trademark of Primex ehf.