Research suggests vinpocetine may improve cognitive performance and short-term memory loss that is sometimes experienced with stress or aging. Animal studies have shown that vinpocetine significantly increases circulatory parameters including total cerebral blood flow.*
Vinpocetine is a derivative of vincamine, which is an alkaloid obtained from the periwinkle plant. Periwinkle is a delightful, violet-colored, flowering evergreen ornamental plant. *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
|Serving Size: 1 Tablet|
|Servings Per Container: 120|
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|* Daily Value not established|
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- Contraindications: May cause stomach upset if taken on an empty stomach. If you have low blood pressure, have a history of heart problems, strokes or are using blood-thinning medications, consult your doctor before using this product. For adult use only. Do not use if you are pregnant, may become pregnant, or breastfeeding.
- Other Ingredients: microcrystalline cellulose, stearic acid, and magnesium stearate.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Vinpocetine?
Vinpocetine is a derivative of vincamine, which is an alkaloid obtained from the periwinkle plant. Periwinkle is a delightful, violet-colored, flowering evergreen ornamental plant.
How does it work for you?
Vinpocetine supports cerebral metabolism by promoting blood flow and oxygen and glucose utilization.
What are its primary benefits?
Vinpocetine is a compound which is shown in research to improve performance on psychological tests including tests for cognition and memory.
Who can benefit most from this product?
Vinpocetine can benefit anyone who wants to optimize cognitive performance and lessen the short term memory loss that accompanies normal aging.
How else can we support cognitive function and memory?
You should have a healthy diet, especially focusing on healthy fats for essential fatty acids and lecithin, and on the B vitamins, which support a healthy brain. Stay active! Maintain a consistent exercise regimen which will regularly increase the flow of oxygenated blood into your brain. Learn to manage stress. And most importantly, use your brain.