The compounds in Phellodendron are used traditionally in Chinese herbal preparations to:
Berberine Active is standardized to contain 200 mg of berberine, the main active constituent of phellodendron which is an alkaloid of the isoquinoline group to ensure optimal strength and quality.
About Phellodendron (Phellodendron amurense)
Phellodendron bark has been traditionally used to cleanse the lower gastrointestinal tract. Cleansing and promoting health in the lower gastrointestinal tract encourages a healthy gastrointestinal environment. Phellodendron has also been used traditionally to support healthy liver function.*
1 tablet 2 - 4 times daily, or as directed.
Caution: Not to be used during pregnancy and lactation unless otherwise directed by a qualified health care professional. For other contraindications and cautions consult your health care professional. This product is packaged in a facility that manufactures other products containing soy, milk, egg, wheat, peanut, tree nuts, fish and shellfish. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight.
Each Serving Size (1 Tablet) contains: Calcium 26 mg, Phellodendron 20:1 extract 440 mg (from Phellodendron amurense stem bark 8.8 g, Containing berberine 200 mg). Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, sodium starch glycolate, croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, dibasic calcium phosphate dihydrate and silicon dioxide.
For other contraindications and cautions, please refer to the Potential Herb-Drug Interactions Chart.
Please consult the actual product label for the most accurate product information.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.