Acid (R-aLA) is a versatile antioxidant that protects cells from free radicals generated during energy production. It is the form of aLA found in nature. Most aLA supplements also contain 50% S-aLA - a form of aLA with no known benefits that may partially counteract the benefits of R-aLA.
Synonyms: Octanoic acid
Chrysin is a compound in the flavone family that is extracted mainly from passion flower plants.
happens to be a very good inhibitor of aromatase, the enzyme in the
body that converts testosterone into estradiol, and androstenedione
into estrone. When this enzyme is inhibited, testosterone (as well as
androstenedione) will tend to accumulate to higher concentrations.
Synonyms: Flavone X, 5,7-dihyroxyflavone
EGCG is a polyphenolic substance found in green tea leaves. It, and the other polyphenols in this product, are currently under intensive study as cardiovascular enhancers and cancer preventatives.
Synonyms: epigallocatechin gallate