iHerb Customer Reviews
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This product is a lifesaver for CFS patients
Posted by Reviewer1943468 on Oct 29, 2012
In 1997, I came down with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). I was out of work for most of 1997 and 1998 with the illness. During that time, I did find products that helped me cope with some of the mental (brain fog) issues associated with the illness but my energy levels were still lacking. In the fall of 2004, I started taking octacosanol which was part of a blend in another product. It was very expensive. After several years, I started buying Now Foods, Octacosanol, 5000 mcg, 100 Capsules and I have been using them daily ever since as part of my regiment to combat CFS. While I will never be 100% cured of this illness, the octacosanol has increased my energt levels and has allowed me to resume my life. If you have energy issues, I highly recommend this product.
Posted by Reviewer2448476 on Jan 30, 2012
Have used this for years. like it
my injurance is increasing
Posted by Reviewer1962384 on May 08, 2011
ive only been useing it for just over one week
It's early days...
Posted by Jodi-Hummingbird on May 14, 2010
But so far so good, I can at least tolerate this supplement. I'm trying it because I have Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, a disease with many similarities to MS. Have been reading Dr Atkin's comments on how Ca-AEP is the number one treatment for MS, and Octacosanol is number two.
Trying this product for the first time
Posted by Reviewer3135691 on Jan 14, 2010
Trying this product for the first time so will see if it helps.
Posted by Reviewer1038057 on Jul 15, 2009
I feel better.
Posted by Reviewer1990384 on Jan 30, 2009
Excellent service, I would highly recommend iherb.
To prevent loss of muscles
Posted by Reviewer2292722 on Oct 19, 2008
I take it once daily....you can take more, it's safe. I take it to prevent muscle loss during sickness.
Now Foods, Octacosanol, 5000 mcg, 100 Capsules (NOW-01820)
Posted by Reviewer3250450 on Aug 06, 2008
Excellent quality. Have used for several years with handicapped child and has really helped us increase muscle mass.
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Octacosanol 5000mcg (Now Foods)
Posted by Reviewer3254033 on Mar 16, 2008
i am very pleased whit the quality of this product.Untill next time.