Nature's Plus, Hema-Plex, 30 Tablets (Discontinued Item)
- The Energy Supplements
- Nutritional Supplement for Total Blood Health
- With 85 mg of Elemental Iron
- Gluten Free
- Sustained Release
- Micro-Gel Sustained Release System
Nutritional Support for Healthy Blood
Hema-Plex offers the highest potency, most complete hematinic formula available, with amino acid, chelated Iron and superior antioxidant protection. As part of its commitment to quality, Nature's Plus always uses the most current, controlled techniques to prevent the damaging effects of moisture, light and oxidation for all its products.
As a dietary supplement, one tablet daily.
Microcrystalline cellulose, di-calcium phosphate, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, stearic acid, silica, magnesium stearate, chlorophyll, spinach, (spinacia oleracea leaf), broccoli (brassica oleracea floret), shattered cell wall chlorella, spirulina, barley grass juice and pharmaceutical glaze. Contains soy.
Free from artificial colors and preservatives. Free from the common allergens yeast, wheat and milk.
Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a physician or poison control center immediately.
|Serving Size: 1 Tablet|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|Vitamin C (Proprietary Esterified Complex - as ascorbyl palmitate, ascorbic acid, magnesium ascorbate, potassium ascorbate, zinc ascorbate)||300 mg||500%|
|Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopheryl acetate)||30 IU||100%|
|Thiamin (vitamin B1) (as thiamine HCl)||25 mg||1667%|
|Riboflavin (vitamin B2)||25 mg||1470%|
|Niacin (as niacinamide)||50 mg||250%|
|Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine HCl)||25 mg||1250%|
|Folate (as folic acid)||400 mcg||100%|
|Vitamin B12 (as cyanocobalamin)||500 mcg||8333%|
|Pantothenic Acid (as calcium pantothenate)||25 mg||250%|
|Calcium (as amino acid chelate/complex)||25 mg||3%|
|Iron (as amino acid chelate/complex)||85 mg||472%|
|Zinc (as monomethionine)||5 mg||33%|
|Selenium (as amino acid complex)||10 mcg||14%|
|Copper (as amino acid chelate)||2 mg||100%|
|Manganese (as amino acid chelate/complex)||5 mg||250%|
|L-Cysteine (free form amino acid)||50 mg||†|
|Proanthoplex Proprietary Proanthocyanidin/Bioflavonoid Complex: Bioflavonoids: (from Citrus limon exocarp), Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus fruit), Blackberry (Rubus villosus fruit), Green Tea (Camellia sinensis leaf), Black & Red Raspberry (Rubus ideaeus fruit)||25 mg||†|
|Beet (Beta vulgaris)||15 mg||†|
|Bioperine (Piper nigrum fruit extract) (stand. 95% [2.37 mg] 1-piperoylpiperidine)||2.5 mg||†|
|†Daily Value (DV) not established.|
I started taking these after an elective surgery earlier this year, where I had lost a lot of blood. Post surgery my Serum Ferritin was about 7. I had to have a transfusion and Iron shots as this was considered so low. This stabilised me to about 10-11. My Doctor then gave me some post op pharmacy type iron in syrup form. I firmly detested the taste of this syrup even though I had previously taken the pill/ pellet form pre-op. Whilst it was not too harsh the taste was not great and I had some mild stomach upset/ issues. I therefore decided to give these a try. I have tried many types of Iron over the years each with less than desirable consequences. These are in my opinion by far the best. They also appear to be gentler on the body and digestive system. Fast-forward 4 months and my Fe level is now 49 !!! It has never been anywhere near that in my life. Granted this may also be due to the surgery which has stemmed the source of my monthly bleeds however the highest my Fe has ever been naturally was 11. I have also seen other health benefits as a result . I initially took 2 of these every day for the first two months for maximum effect. I took each tablet with 500mg of Vitamin C (American Health Ester C brand) to boost absorption before lunch and dinner. I have since dropped down to 1x a day and plan to stay on this dose to allow my hair to grow back after years of chronic Iron deficiency. Thereafter I will give my liver a break :) If you are a woman who suffers from Iron deficiency anaemia as a result of menstrual issues, I would highly recommend these.
Hema-Plex brings my iron levels up quicker than other brands I've tried and give me a much needed energy boost.
Posted by 5001763923682314210 on Mar 11, 2015
Cure for my migraine
Posted by 5478790377345945972 on Mar 04, 2015
It works great for me and it does constipate me. That was always a problem for me with other Iron supplements. Well, no more!!!! Thank you very much.
I have only been using this for about 2 weeks...
Posted by Reviewer1582777 on Jan 25, 2015
...so can't really comment, but it is a necessary part of a diet. Not as good as proper food, but hopefully better than nothing. The pills are sealed within their pockets so tightly, I can't actually pop them out with just my hands, I have to use scissors or a knife.
Posted by 4790555690236935190 on Nov 12, 2014
excellent product especially for pregnant women who suffer from blood health.no constipation.no stomach pain.