Pure artemisinin or Qinghaosu, the active constituent of the herb sweet wormwood (Artemisia annua), and oil derived from the same plant, total 200 mg of material per capsule. Good quality Artemisia annua contains0.3-0.5% artemisinin, so pure artemisinin provides hundreds of times more of the active constituent artemisinin than the whole herb itself.
Allergy Research Group® introduced artemisinin to the U.S. market more than adecade ago. Allergy Research Group does independent potency assays on every batch (using HPLC). Allergy Research Group artemisinin is minimum9 8.5% pure, and does not contain thujone. For more information about quality of artemisinin, see High Quality Artemisinin.
Suggested use: As a dietary supplement, 1 capsule one or two times daily before meals, oras directed by a healthcare practitioner. Artemisinin is best taken as part of a program that includes appropriate liver support nutrients.
CAUTION: Not indicated for pregnant or nursing women. It may be wise to work with a healthcare practitioner to monitor liver enzymes and hemoglobin when using this product. Combining with antioxidants or iron may theoretically decrease effectiveness. Detoxification reactions may be experienced by some individuals. In rare cases may cause idiosyncraticliver dysfunction.
Other ingredients: Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, microcrystalline cellulose,L-leucine.
Keep in a cool, dry place, tightly capped.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug administration. The product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure,or prevent any disease.