Quercetin (Quercitin) Supports Problems Associated with Obesity, Cancer, and Heart Disease - Side Effects Free

Welcome To
SmartBodyz Nutrition
Your Online Source for Nutritional Supplements and Related Research

Activated Quercetin by Source Naturals - Side Effects Free Quercetin NutraDrops Liquid by Source Naturals by Life Extension - Ingredients on Order Page
Home Products
A-K
Products
L-Z
News / Studies Customer Service MX GuardDog Spam Blocker View Cart
Live Search
Buy anything from eBay!

Quercetin (Quercitin) Supports Problems Associated with Obesity, Cancer, and Heart Disease - Side Effects Free
Enhanced Antioxidant Protection - Page 3
By Julius Goepp, MD

Cancer
Quercetin’s ability to suppress cell proliferation and to minimize DNA damage has made it of natural interest as a cancer-preventive nutrient free from negative side effects.36,37  Epidemiologic studies strongly suggest that quercetin and other flavonoid intake is correlated with a reduced risk of certain cancers.38-43  Researchers have demonstrated quercetin’s ability to prevent or slow tumor development in experiments involving cancers of the brain, liver, colon, and other tissues.
44-47

Clinical evidence of quercetin’s positive side effects in cancer prevention and therapy is rapidly accumulating.  An early Phase 1 clinical trial of quercetin in patients with various cancer types demonstrated a decrease in activity of enzymes required for tumor growth in 9 of 11 patients studied.48  Two patients with advanced cancers that failed to respond to standard chemotherapy experienced significant drops in chemical tumor markers during the study.

More recently, Cleveland Clinic oncologists investigated quercetin in patients who had familial adenomatous polyposis, an inherited condition producing hundreds of colonic polyps that ultimately turn to cancer.49

They combined the quercetin with curcumin, another nutrient with known anti-inflammatory and tumor-blocking potential.  Both nutrients were taken by five patients and they were followed for six months.  All patients had a reduction in both size (60%) and number of polyps (51%) over the course of treatment with minimal adverse side effects and no evidence of laboratory abnormalities.  The researchers strongly encouraged larger controlled trials to further explore the supplements’ potential cancer-fighting abilities.

Quercetin in Grapes Longevity
The diverse and multiple effects of quercetin on specific disease processes are overwhelming and are certain to have an effect simply by reducing the impact of chronic illness.  But, there seems to be something else going on with this surprising polyphenol ... something independent of its anti-disease activity.  There is evidence that quercetin has a direct positive side effect on prolonging life span, at least in simple laboratory organisms.  For example, a Portuguese biochemistry research group has shown that, by increasing resistance to oxidative stress, quercetin supplements prolong the life span of laboratory yeast cells in culture by 60%.4

Biologists at Humboldt University in Berlin took these findings several steps further in their work on a simple roundworm, C. elegans.  They demonstrated that feeding the tiny worms flavonoid-rich diets improved overall health and longevity.50  Digging deeper, the same group traced these powerful positive side effects to the quercetin content of the supplement.  They’ve even identified a set of four specific genes that seem to be activated by quercetin, pinpointing the precision with which this nutrient acts.50,51  Other scientists have found evidence that quercetin may mimic many beneficial biological effects of caloric restriction, which extends life span in animals and humans.5,52,53  The immediate impact on humans has also been shown by neuroscientists in Kentucky. Quercetin in Apples

They discovered that brain cells could be protected from the devastating negative side effects of the toxic protein found in Alzheimer’s disease, beta-amyloid.  They pre-treated the cells with quercetin and this apparently reduced free radical damage caused by the deadly protein.54

Dosage and Safety
Health care practitioners recommend quercetin in doses ranging from 50 mg to 500 mg, one to three times daily.2,55  Quercetin is considered safe and well tolerated.  Pregnant or nursing women should speak with a physician before using quercetin.2

Summary
Quercetin, a ubiquitous polyphenol found especially in apples, onions, and red grapes has been ignored for years while other members of its class took the limelight.  In just the past two years, however, a virtual explosion of information has emerged about this versatile molecule.  We now understand that it can affect disease processes as different as obesity, cardiovascular disease, cancer, and asthma, through its powerful antioxidant positive side effects along with reducing inflammation throughout the body.  Even more astonishing, it is now clear that quercetin may have a direct and independent effect on prolonging life itself through mechanisms that are becoming less mysterious as scientists focus their attention deep inside cellular processes.

Warnings Information:

  • For dietary supplement use only,
  • Keep Quercetin (Quercitin) Bioflavonoids supplements out of reach of children,
  • Do not exceed recommended dosage,
  • If you have a bad reaction or negative side effects, discontinue use immediately,
  • When using, please inform your physician,
  • If you are pregnant, lactating or have a medical condition, consult your health care professional before using this or any other nutritional supplement,
  • If side effects of allergic reaction occurs from taking Quercetin (Quercitin) Bioflavonoids, discontinue immediately.

Page 1 | Page 2 | References

Pay it Forward - Give You and Your Loved Ones the Gift of Health!
Sale - In addition to your 25% off, you get another 10% automatic volume discount at checkout on orders of $25 or more ... all items apply (including special sale items).  SECURE SHOPPING CART CREDIT CARD PURCHASES ONLY.  Call-ins do not receive this special discount.

We accept all major credit cards! or, .
Or, checkout with Google, PayPal, send a check, money order, or cashiers check with completed order form.

 

Enjoy the benefits of our flat rate shipping and handling!  You receive the same great service for the same shipping price whether you order one item or one hundred!

$5.97 - Within USA only - US Post Office  5-9 business days.

$29.77 - To Canada only (see warning information here) 5-9 business days to customs check point (the only way we ship - US Post Office).

$39.77 - Outside USA only
(see warning here) 7-10 business days to your country's customs check point (the only way we ship - US Post Office).

Save 8.25% on all purchases - Texans and everyone!

It's all tax free!  You will be able to review all charges before they are charged to you.

At checkout (after you click the Add button on any of the order pages), the billing address you enter must match the address where you receive your credit card (security effects).  The shipping address you enter does not have to match.

All orders placed by Noon Central Standard Time (CST) are shipped the same day.  PO Boxes Okay.

Payment by credit card and PayPal is immediate.  Payment by check adds a few more business days -- as soon as funds clear.

We do not sell the information you give us to anyone.


Protecting Your Personal Information
:
We pledge a safe and worry-free shopping experience using the industry standard for Internet security, 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption (see an online payments diagram).  SSL scrambles your personal and credit card information as it travels the Internet during the checkout process.  We utilize the Authorize.Net payment gateway.  Your credit card information is encrypted and sent to an Authorize.Net transaction server.  This server sends the data through the network to the card's bank, using a secure, proprietary connection.  When complete, you will receive an approval or decline response.  At no point is your credit card information stored on our server.

For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please read the Authorize.Net Privacy Policy.

SmartBodyz Nutrition Home Page
1000 West 10th, Suite 218
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
Local Telephone: 817-335-1982
Email: DG[at]SmartBodyz.com - replace [at] with @
(helps prevent spam)
Copyright 1996-2016, SmartBodyz Nutrition -- all rights reserved.

Credit Card Processing

Credit Card Processing

You can shop here with safety and confidence.  We have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to offer safe and secure credit card transactions.  We also offer PayPal Checkout.

Order Anything
Amazon Shopping

The information and statements made throughout this web site have not been endorsed/evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration or any other governmental authority, unless otherwise specifically noted.  We do not offer products or services for the benefits or purpose of diagnosis, prescription for, treatment of, or claims to prevent, mitigate or cure any viral or disease condition or be free from side effects.  Please, seek the advice of a competent medical professional about anything you read on our site.

BlogBlogLinks | Testimonials | Privacy | RSS Feed