Forskolin (Coleus Forskohlii) by Ecological Formulas
Cardiovascular Research Ltd. Forskolin (Coleus Forskohlii) - 60 Capsules
Cardiovascular Research Ltd. Forskolin (Coleus Forskohlii) is a scientifically-designed dietary supplement containing the standardized plant extract of the Ayurvedic herb Coleus forskohlii in conjunction with Acetyltyrosine. Forskolin has started showing up in many of the most advanced thermogenics and fat burners on the market due to it natural fat-loss-enhancing properties. Forskolin has also shown positive effects on the heart and lungs, and helps maintain healthy blood pressure levels that are already within normal range.
What is Forskolin and where does it come from?
A plant used since antiquity in Hindu and Ayurvedic traditional medicine is the source of an amazing compound of unique biological importance. The plant, Coleus forskohlii, is where the compound forskolin comes from.
Forskolin increases thyroid hormone production as well as stimulates thyroid hormone release. As we know, the thyroid is responsible for metabolic rate via the hormones it releases. Therefore, increasing production of the thyroid results in an increase in metabolism. But, that's not all forskolin is good for!
Forskolin (also called Coleonol) is a labdane diterpene that is produced by the Indian Coleus plant (Coleus forskohlii). Forskolin is commonly used to raise levels of cyclic AMP (cAMP) in the study and research of cell physiology. Forskolin resensitizes cell receptors by activating the enzyme adenylyl cyclase and increasing the intracellular levels of cAMP. cAMP is an important signal carrier necessary for the proper biological response of cells to hormones and other extracellular signals. It is required for cell communication in the hypothalamus/pituitary gland axis and for the feedback control of hormones. It acts by activating protein kinase A.
By raising cAMP, forskolin is responsible for:
- Increased force of contraction of heart muscle.
- Relaxation of the arteries and other smooth muscle.
- Healthy insulin secretion.
- Optimal thyroid function.
- Increased lipolysis (breakdown of fat).
Cardiovascular Research Ltd.
Cardiovascular Research provides healthcare professionals with the highest quality nutritional supplements, anti-oxidants, vitamins, minerals, herbs, standardized herbal extracts, green foods, and essential fatty acids - from the world's leading manufacturers of professional supplements. Cardiovascular Research's goal is to support health care professionals with the highest quality nutrients and herbs available, along with the best customer service and on-call technical support staff of naturopathic doctors and advanced degree nutritionists. As experienced practitioners, Cardiovascular Research knows how important a wide choice of quality products, prompt friendly service, and technical and research support can be to healthcare practitioners.
Take one or two capsules daily, or as directed by a physician.
|Cardiovascular Research Forskolin (Coleus forskohlii) - 60 Capsules|
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Servings Per Container: 60|
||Amount Per Serving
|ForsLean (Coleus forskohlii) (10% Forskolin)
|**Daily Value Not Established.|
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
|Other Ingredients: Gelatin, Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Silicon Dioxide |
About Ecological Formulas
Ecological Formulas is your source for the highest quality supplements. Founded in 1981, Ecological Formulas/Cardiovascular Research has been formulating and distributing specialty supplements for more than 20 years. Many of their products are for the chemically sensitive individual, and are also kosher certified and/or independently lab tested.
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Another Dr. Oz recommendation to help fight belly fat. I have lost about ten pounds, but I have also been exercising. I'm very happy with this product.
Great price for the dose. Using it pre workout with great success.
Either the doctors show or dr oz suggested taking this to loose weight. I have been taking this for a month and a half and have lost almost 15 pounds. I still eat everything I did, but I'm just not as hungry as I used to be. I can't swear that Forskolin did it, but I haven't changed anything else.
Met my needs. Worked for me but need to be patient.
I've been taking this product for about a month and I have noticed a difference in my belly fat. I take one tablet a day. The directions say you can take two a day, but as this is a new product to me, I decided to be safe with one. I would recommned this product.
I took this product for three days and started feeling dizzy and weak. I also had stomach problems. I quit taking it and would not recommend it.
I'm very satisfied with this product that I purchased. Not only did I receive it within about a week of ordering but, so far I have lost 6 lbs. And very happy about that!. It decreases your appetite and that is exactly what I needed. So Thank you Lucky Vitamin!!