Resveratrol (Polygonum cuspidatum)
-Supports Cardiovascular Function*
Jarrow Formulas® Resveratrol contains 100 mg of resveratrol (3, 4’, 5-trihydroxystilbene) and resveratrol glucosides (piceids) extracted from Hu zhang (“tiger cane”) root, also known as Polygonum cuspidatum. Polygonum extracts have a history of usage in traditional eastern medicine as cardiotonics.
Jarrow Formulas® Resveratrolprovides approximately 90% resveratrol in the trans configuration.
As an antioxidant, resveratrol supports cardiovascular function by inhibiting LDL oxidation, upregulating nitric oxide synthesis and promoting the integrity of capillaries.*
Resveratrol has also been studied for its ability to activate Phase 2 detoxification enzymes to maintain healthy cell replication.*