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At Thorne Research, our mission is to enhance the health and well-being of people by providing superior dietary supplements that have the highest level of quality and purity – thereby creating the most respected and valued company in the dietary supplement industry.

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P.O. Box 25
Dover, ID, 83825
http://www.thorne.com
800-228-1966

Thorne Research - PureLyte Pediatric Oral Electrolyte Maintenance Formula Natural Lemon Lime Flavor - 12.2 oz. CLEARANCE PRICED


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PureLyte Pediatric Oral Electrolyte Maintenance Formula by Thorne Research

Thorne Research PureLyte Pediatric Oral Electrolyte Maintenance Formula Natural Lemon Lime Flavor - 12.2 oz. (345g)

Thorne Research PureLyte Pediatric Oral Electrolyte Maintenance Formula Natural Lemon Lime Flavor replaces fluids, electrolytes, and nutrients lost during diarrhea and vomiting.  PureLyte Pediatric is an advanced electrolyte replacement formula with zero calories, no caffeine, and no high-fructose corn syrup or other high-carbohydrate sweetener. The PureLyte powder formula contains vitamins and minerals that, when mixed with pure water or sparkling water, makes a tasty electrolyte supplement.

PureLyte Pediatric contains the electrolytes typically lost with sweat (sodium, potassium, chloride) along with other vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, the active forms of B-vitamins (B2, B6, B12, and folate), chromium (highly-absorbed chromium chelidamate), magnesium (as magnesium citratate), and calcium (as calcium citrate).

PureLyte Pediatric is lightly sweetened with an all-natural, zero-calorie stevia extract.

PureLyte comes in lemon-lime flavor and is not too sweet or salty. It is easy to use, easy to store, and has a two-year shelf life.

Thorne Research's Mission
At Thorne Research, their mission is to enhance the health and well-being of people by providing superior dietary supplements that have the highest level of quality and purity – thereby creating the most respected and valued company in the dietary supplement industry.

The Thorne Difference.
For more than 25 years, Thorne has relentlessly pursued the highest possible quality and bioavailability in dietary supplements. At Thorne, they actually manufacture products that they sell – a key difference that allows Thorne to control every aspect of the manufacturing process and ensure that every Thorne product is in pure, completely hypoallergenic form, and without the common additives, flowing agents, and binders used throughout the industry.

A few other companies have tried to do what Thorne does, and many others claim to have the same philosophy and quality, but nobody has been able to duplicate what Thorne's clients call "Thorne Quality." Thorne has changed the industry in many ways over the past two decades, and they continue to raise the bar and set new standards in product formulation, raw material purity, manufacturing, and quality control.

Thorne's Commitment to Purity
Practitioners have become accustomed to seeing the vague "We use only the purest ingredients" in the promotional materials of almost every dietary supplement company. Perhaps these companies truly believe that. Perhaps they don't know any better. Nevertheless, Thorne Research, for more than 25 years, has been the standard by which companies in the industry are judged for product purity. Practitioners rely on Thorne as the company they trust for their extremely allergic, chemically sensitive, and immune-compromised patients.

Purity Takes Extra Effort
For example, instead of purchasing prediluted vitamin D, as other companies do, Thorne performs its own dilution to avoid detrimental ingredients, such as the preservatives or lactose that are found in many commercially available dilutions. Why must vitamin D be diluted? Because in its pure form, it is too concentrated to safely blend into a vitamin product. Pure vitamin D is 40 MILLION International Units (IU) per gram. The RDA for adults is 600-800 IU per day. To ensure proper mixing, it must be made into a dilute powder that flows and does not lose potency. So, unlike companies that use prediluted vitamin D that contains unacceptable excipients and preservatives, at Thorne, pure pharmaceutical vitamin D is first blended with pure mixed tocopherol vitamin E, and the resultant stable vitamin D is then blended with hypoallergenic cellulose powder. The final powder is blended in a large tumble blender and subsequently analyzed. Not only is the final product stable; it is also hypoallergenic and can be mixed homogeneously and at a safe level with other powders. Just as with vitamin D, Thorne utilizes similar processes for other raw materials, such as vitamin K, leaving it to other companies to purchase commercially available raw materials filled with unacceptable ingredients and preservatives.

Ingredients You Don't Want
Magnesium Stearate: Good for speed-hungry encapsulating machines. Not necessarily good for you. Manufacturing encapsulated dietary supplements isn't easy. Pure powdered ingredients are difficult to mix because they are either extremely dry, sticky with botanical oils, or attract unwanted moisture. So most manufacturers add magnesium stearate and other agents such as lactose and dextrose to make the powder flow quickly and easily through their high-volume machines. Problem is, these additives may compromise the bioavailability of the nutrients in the supplement, and might cause allergenic problems. At Thorne, they take a different approach.

Thorne will never utilize large fatty acid excipients in its manufacturing processes – ingredients such as magnesium stearate or stearic acid. These excipients are utilized as flowing agents to ensure that maximum productivity is obtained from capsuling and tableting machines. There are documented detrimental effects directly attributed to long chain fatty acids utilized as manufacturing flowing agents. Every qualified pharmaceutical compounder recognizes that large fatty acids, such as magnesium stearate, can interfere with product dissolution and influence absorption. Virtually all companies, because of the economic impact, ignore this data. As with most industries, the bottom line dictates the level of quality. The dietary supplement industry has one exception: Thorne Research, the company that does not compromise. Nevertheless, if a company cannot manufacture products without using detrimental excipients, they should not allude to being either "hypoallergenic" or "pure."

The Bottom Line?
Thorne is the only hypoallergenic dietary supplement manufacturer with the highest degree of purity that you – and your most severely allergic, chemically sensitive, and immune-compromised patients – can truly trust.

Quality Ingredients: A Higher Standard
At Thorne, they are committed to setting a higher standard of quality when it comes to ingredients. To produce their truly hypoallergenic encapsulated supplements, Thorne uses only the purest and finest ingredients available.

Every manufacturer has two basic options when purchasing raw materials: purchase either truly pure raw materials, or purchase raw materials to which substances have been added to facilitate manufacturing. This fundamental dilemma translates to these very typical questions: "Do I purchase pure vitamin C or vitamin C with additives?" "Do I purchase pure B vitamins or coated B vitamins for taste masking?" "Do I purchase pure enzymes such as pancreatin, pepsin, and bromelain or enzymes diluted with lactose?"

There are few commercial sources for vitamins B12, D, K, or biotin that are not diluted with substances such as lactose, cornstarch, and preservatives such as BHT. That's why Thorne developed methods that allow them to use pure, undiluted sources of these nutrients – and many others. It's just one more example that when it comes to quality, what everyone else accepts as an industry standard isn't good enough. While some companies say they are raising their standards....at Thorne they set them.

Suggested Use

Add one scoop to 1 cup (8 oz) water.  For infants under 1 year of age, consult your health-care practitioner.  For children 1 year of age and older, offer PureLyte Pediatric every 1 to 4 hours.  The child should drink 1 to 2 liters (32 to 64 oz) per day of PureLyte Pediatric while diarrhea continues.  If there is vomiting or fever, or if diarrhea continues beyond 24 hours, consutl your health care practioner.

Warnings

Use under the supervision of doctor.  Use PureLyte Pediatric at the first signs of diarrhea or vomiting to help replace lost fluid, electrolytes, and nutrients.

If pregnant, consult you health-care practitioner before using this product.  Store tightly sealed in a cold dry place.

Ingredients

Thorne Research - PureLyte Pediatric Oral Electrolyte Maintenance Formula Natural Lemon Lime Flavor - 12.2 oz.
Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Scoop (11.5g)
Amount Per Serving %DV
Sodium 250mg
Potassium 188mg
Chloride 40mg
Calcium 10mg
Dextrose 7.5gm
Calories 34
Folate 10mcg
Vitamin B12 3mcg
Thiamin .8mg
Riboflavin 1mg
Pantothenic Acid 2mg
Niacin 2mg
Vitamin B6 1mg
Ascorbic Acid 5mg
Chromium 2.5mcg
*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: Dextrose, Slim Sweet (Lo Han fruit extract) natural lemon-lime flavoring, sodium (as citrate reacted from sodium bicarbonate and citric acid), sodium chloride, potassium (as citrate reacted from potassium bicarbonate and citric acid), calcium (as citrate reacted from calcium carbonate and citric acid), sodium ascorbate, inositol hexaniacinate, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxal 5'-phosphate, riboflavin 5'-phosphate, thiamine hydrochloride, chromium chelidamate, 5-methyl-tetrahydrofolate, methylcobalamin.
About Thorne Research
At Thorne Research, our mission is to enhance the health and well-being of people by providing superior dietary supplements that have the highest level of quality and purity – thereby creating the most respected and valued company in the dietary supplement industry.
P.O. Box 25
Dover, ID, 83825
Phone: 800-228-1966
Fax: 800-747-1950
http://www.thorne.com
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