Life Extension, Melatonin, 6 Hour Timed Release, 3 mg, 60 Veggie Tabs
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- Foundation for Longer Life
- Promotes Optimal Sleep
- Dietary Supplement
Melatonin 6 Hour Timed Release
Melatonin is released from the pineal gland, reaching its peak at night to help maintain cell health throughout the body. Secretion of melatonin declines significantly with age, as the pineal gland becomes calcified. Jet lag, shift work, and poor vision can disrupt melatonin cycles.
Melatonin keeps our circadian cycle in tune. Not only does this hormone work to maintain cell health, it appears to regulate a system of self-repair and regeneration. As melatonin diminishes with age, our biological functions are impaired. Melatonin also has strong antioxidant properties. It directly scavenges both hydroxyl and peroxyl free radicals, and it does so more effectively than most other antioxidants. It also greatly potentiates the efficiency of other endogenous and exogenous antioxidants. Melatonin is especially important for protecting cellular DNA against peroxynitrite damage by inhibiting peroxynitrite free radical reactions. Some research has found that melatonin increases the speed of falling asleep and adds to the quality of sleep in about 60% of people who use it.
Read the entire label and follow the directions carefully prior to use.
Take one (1) tablet 30 to 60 minute before bedtime, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner. Melatonin is naturally secreted from the pineal gland at night, and should be taken at night for optimal results.
Microcrystalline cellulose, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, hydroxypropyl-cellulose, aqueous film coating (purified water, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, glycerin), stearic acid, vegetable stearate, croscarmellose sodium, silica.
Store tightly close in a cool, dry place.
Caution: Consult your healthcare provider before taking this product if you are being treated for a medical condition (especially autoimmune or depressive disorders). Use caution if combining with alcohol. This product is not intended for children, pregnant or lactating women, or women trying to become pregnant. Do not attempt to drive or operate heavy machinery after taking this product.
- Keep out of reach of children
- Do not exceed recommended dose
- Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged
|Serving Size: 1 Vegetarian Tablet|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|**Daily Value not established|
This product may help people with insommnia issues.
Posted by 4658090890766385487 on Feb 24, 2017
Although helpful iIstill need to add Fast acting Liquid Melatonin for it to e effective. It has helped but I still have some sleepless nights. This is despite me doing yoga, meditation and taking medicinal cannabis for relaxing
Deepest sleep - finally!
Posted by 5559590992830793214 on Oct 06, 2016
My clinical nutritionist got me on to this after my sleep was becoming more disturbed (venturing into insomnia) whilst pregnant. It gives me the most delightful feeling I can only describe as like when you're super-tired from jet lag and you can't fight falling asleep. Heavenly for anyone who struggles with sleep issues!
Time release is very effective
Posted by SteeleBlue on Feb 18, 2016
This is just the right dose for my teens, it is time released and they awaken feeling great without side effects.
melatonin slow release
Posted by 5099722421297150915 on Jun 27, 2015
this melatonin works really well