Gradual release, buffered caprylic acid, providing optimal support for healthy microbial balance*
It’s also known as octanoic acid, is a naturally occurring fatty acid. Calcium and magnesium caprylates act as buffers and may also help slow the dispersion and release of caprylic acid to support its activity throughout the gastrointestinal tract. It promotes a favorable environment for beneficial microflora. Due to its fat solubility, it is believed to penetrate intestinal mucosal cells to exert its effects.*
Pure Encapsulations’ Caprylic Acid provides gradual release calcium and magnesium caprylates for maintaining a healthy microbial environment.*
What Is It?
Caprylic Acid is a saturated fatty acid that offers many antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and antifungal benefits. Common foods containing caprylic acid are coconuts, coconut oil, peanut butter, and cow’s milk, as well as breast milk for nursing infants. It is particularly beneficial in maintaining skin and digestive health.*
Uses For Caprylic Acid
Microflora Balance: Caprylic acid promotes a favorable environment for beneficial microflora, helping to maintain a healthy candida balance. Due to its fat solubility, it is believed to penetrate intestinal mucosal cells to exert its effects. In this formula, calcium and magnesium caprylates act as buffers and may also help slow
the dispersion of caprylic acid to support its activity throughout the gastrointestinal tract.*
What Is The Source?
Caprylic acid is derived from from palm oil. Calcium and magnesium are derived from the lime of rock.
*THESE STATEMENTS HAVE NOT BEEN EVALUATED BY THE FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION. THESE PRODUCTS ARE NOT INTENDED TO DIAGNOSE, TREAT, CURE OR PREVENT ANY DISEASE.
THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND DOES NOT ESTABLISH A DOCTOR-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP. PLEASE BE SURE TO CONSULT YOUR PHYSICIAN BEFORE TAKING THIS OR ANY OTHER PRODUCT.
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