New Chapter - Host Defense - 60 Capsules

  • Code#:54998
  • Manufacturer:New Chapter
  • Size/Form:60  Capsules
  • Packaged Ship Weight:0.20
  • Servings:30
  • Dosage Size:2  Capsule(s)
Mushroom science is very interesting! The foundation of New Chapter Host Defense is built on two key elements: the unsurpassed quality of the New Chapter Activated Organic Mushrooms and the thoughtful combination of complementing species.

Each of the premier mushroom species in this formula has been selected in an effort to combine key mushrooms that have been traditionally used and recognized for their protective benefits. While each species provides its own unique properties, the combination of 17 delivers your ULTIMATE LIFE SHIELDNew Chapter Activated Organic Mushrooms deliver revered traditional mushrooms in their organic mycelial form. New Chapter Activated Organic Mushrooms are the supreme expression mushrooms' protective and holistic intelligence.

New Chapter activated organic mushrooms are the finest traditional mushrooms grown anywhere in the world, and are commercially available mushrooms with a Certified P-Value. P-Value is a scientific term for the genetic integrity of the mushroom, assuring that the mushroom mycelium genetically replicates the original mushroom that gave it birth. Mushrooms not grown in such a rigorous potency-assured manner may be hundreds of generations distant from the purity of their genetic heritage, and thus may suffer genetic degeneration and lack of vitality.

Suggested Use

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As a dietary supplement, take two caps daily. Can be taken anytime, even on an empty stomach.

As with any dietary or herbal supplement, you should advise your health care practitioner of the use of this product. If you are nursing, pregnant, or considering pregnancy, you should consult your health care practitioner prior to using this product.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size 2 Capsules
Servings Per Container 30
Two Capsules Contain %DV
Maitake** (Grifola frondosa) 142 mg •
Organic Enokitake** (Flammulina velutipes) 120 mg •
Organic Chaga** (Inonotus obliquus) 116 mg •
Organic Reishi** (Ganoderma lucidum) 110 mg •
Organic Cordyceps** (Cordyceps sinensis) 100 mg •
Organic Mesima** (Phellinus linteus ) 76 mg •
Organic Yun Zhi** (Trametes versicolor) 48 mg •
Organic Zhu Ling** (Polyporus umbellatus) 48 mg •
Organic Lion's Mane** (Hericium erinaceus) 48 mg •
Organic Maitake Fruitbodies** (Grifola frondosa) 48 mg •
Organic Artists' Conk** (Ganoderma applanatum) 30 mg •
Organic Oregon Polypore** (Ganoderma oregonense) 30 mg •
Organic Agarikon** (Fomitopsis officinalis) 20 mg •
Organic Ice Man Fungus** (Fomes fomentarius) 20 mg •
Organic Shiitake** (Lentinula edodes) 20 mg •
Organic Birch Polypore** (Piptoporus betulinus) 12 mg •
Organic Suehirotake** (Schizophyllum commune) 12 mg •
• Daily Value not established
** Mycelium

Other Ingredients: Capsule; Gelatin (Tilapia, Catfish), and organic myceliated brown rice.

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By DEBRAH (Fort Wayne , IN )

this is the best medicinal mushroom mix that I have found--with this host defense, elderberry extract and echinacea we made it throught the winter and spring without ever getting very sick when people around us were all succombing to terrible flus and colds.

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Manufacturer Info

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90 Technology Drive
Brattleboro, VT,
Phone: 800-543-7279 Fax: 888-488-6620 Visit website

About New Chapter

New Chapter is a small company owned by families and friends, and is based in Brattleboro, Vermont and their organic estate near the Children’s Rain Forest of Costa Rica. Since 1982, the company’s mission, its passionate commitment, has been producing the finest probiotic nutrients and herbal formulations in the world. New Chapter’s purpose is to create the finest products that are truly natural, made of 100% real food and herbs. New Chapter has never made products with chemical isolates or solvents, and it won’t. The company cultures all its vitamins and minerals, and it always will. They are not synthetic-they are food. New Chapter is committed to supporting and protecting the environment, and its Costa Rican farm is a world model for organic sustainable.