Wellness Red yeast rice contains a type of fermented rice that is produced using a specific species of mold. It’s been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries for its powerful health-promoting properties. Red yeast rice contains the compound monacolin K, the same active ingredient found in prescription cholesterol-lowering medications like lovastatin.

Active Ingredients:

  • Red Yeast Rice (semen purpereus extract) (NMT 1% monacolin-k) 500mg
  • Milk Thistle Extract (semen silybum marianum) 100mg.

Features:

  • Inflammation is a normal immune response designed to protect your body against acute infections and foreign invaders.
  • Monacolin K is the active compound found in red yeast rice that is commonly extracted and used in cholesterol-lowering statins and medications.
  • It’s typically credited with the majority of the health benefits attributed to red yeast rice, especially regarding its cholesterol-lowering properties.
  • According to the FDA, red yeast rice products that contain monacolin K should be considered a drug, subjecting them to stricter regulations than standard over-the-counter supplements.
  • In recent years, a number of red yeast rice supplements have popped up, many of which evade FDA regulations by containing only trace amounts of monacolin-K.
  • Red yeast rice may cause gastrointestinal issues, allergic reactions, liver toxicity and muscle problems. It’s not recommended for people taking statins or women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Weight 0.2 kg
Dimensions 10 × 15 × 15 cm

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