Plant sterols are fat-like compounds with a chemical structure that is very similar to cholesterol. During digestion, the plant sterols compete with cholesterol for absorption. It means that less cholesterol is absorbed, and more cholesterol is excreted. Research shows a daily dose of 2-3 grams of plant sterols from plant sterol-enriched food can help you to keep healthy cholesterol levels.
What is the Blackmores difference?
Scientifically proven dose
Research shows a daily dose of approximately 2 g may help maintain healthy cholesterol levels
No harsh pharmaceutical effect
Contains natural ingredients that help control cholesterol without common side effects
Added artificial ingredients
Contains preservatives, artificial flavours or sweeteners
What's in each tablet?
Active ingredients per tablet
Vegetable oil phytosterol ester
1 g (1000 mg)
How many should I take?
Adults - Take 1 capsule two times a day, or as professionally prescribed. Take with food.
- Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding.
- There is no benefit from taking more than 3g / day of phytosterols from all sources. Not for the treatment of high cholesterol. Blood cholesterol levels should be regularly checked.
- Store below 30°C in a dry place away from direct sunlight.
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