CardioMax® – Scientific research International scientific research, completed in 2006 known as the SPICE Study, shows CardioMax® assists the heart and cardiovascular system.
This 5 year study on nearly 3,000 adults shows that CardioMax® is beneficial and helps maintain normal heart function. Various other international studies, over the last 15 years, have clarified CardioMax®’s role in helping to support and protect heart health. Research has also shown CardioMax® supports and helps maintain normal and healthy blood pressure and pulse.
What is CardioMax®?
CardioMax® contains a phytopharmaceutical extract, WS® 1442, of the hawthorn bush (Crataegus spp.). Hawthorn is a species of plant native to Europe and is common in many areas. It is a small tree with large thorns, reflected in its name, and is described in many native cultures as a healing plant. Traditionally the leaves and flowers of hawthorn have been used as a heart tonic in European herbal medicine for centuries. In modern times hawthorn has been researched scientifically to produce a phytopharmaceutical that promotes heart health.
The WS® 1442 extract contained within CardioMax® is the result of years of scientific research.
The manufacturer, Dr. Willmar Schwabe Pharmaceuticals, isolated the active compounds in hawthorn and the result is a highly-concentrated phytopharmaceutical extract. This extract is unique to Dr. Willmar Schwabe. Called Crataegut in Germany sales in 2010 exceeded 1,000,000 packets. Scientific research has shown that WS® 1442 assists in maintaining and supporting a healthy heart and cardiovascular system. By supporting normal and healthy blood circulation it helps with all aspects of cardiovascular health and thus promotes general good health. CardioMax® WS® helps those prone to fatigue. CardioMax® assists in promoting heart health by supporting the heart and assisting blood supply to and from the heart thus helping cardiac performance. It is important to support and maintain cardiovascular health by maintaining good general health and to be as physically active as possible.
CardioMax® is intended for use by people who are conscious of their heart health and who want to maintain a healthy heart function.
CardioMax® can be taken by women and men of all ages and in all states of health. Suitable for those who want to care for and protect their heart health. Poor heart health is affecting younger people every year, but the group who are most concerned are aged 50 and older. CardioMax® can be taken earlier if you have a history of heart health problems in your family. CardioMax Benefits & Features: Supports and maintains a healthy cardiovascular system as well as heart function Helps care for and protect heart health Supports physical activity; in particular for those prone to fatigue Suitable for long term use and helps increase maximum physical workload Rich in anti-oxidants it supports and helps maintain normal and healthy blood pressure and pulse Assists the supply of oxygen and nutrients to all parts of the body Promotes overall good health Recommended by cardiologists and doctors around the world
Each tablet contains: 450mg of WS® 1442, a unique proprietary extract from the leaves and flowers of Hawthorn (Crataegus spp.). Equiv. to 2.385g dry leaf and flower.
Contains non-active ingredients:
Micro-crystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, macrogol 4000, macrogol 6000, iron oxide red, titanium dioxide, anhydrous citric acid, saccharin sodium and talc.
Adults: take 1 CardioMax® tablet daily, each morning with liquid. For more intensive usage, take 2 tablets daily; one in the morning and the other late afternoon. CardioMax® can be taken with or without food.
CardioMax® has no known contra-indications therefore it can be taken with all known medication. As a good health practice we recommend to take an hour apart from existing medication. A 2008 Cochrane Collaboration supported the use of CardioMax® along with all prescribed heart medication to assist with heart and cardiovascular health. It stated that CardioMax® has significant health benefits.
How long should I take CardioMax®?
CardioMax® should be taken for a minimum of six weeks before its full effectiveness is assessed. Many notice benefits in the first week. Results may improve during prolonged use. Due to the natural origins of the product there is no need to stop taking it or have a rest from it at any point.
Warnings: Not suitable for children under the age of 12. Do not take if pregnant or breast feeding. Do not take at night as increased energy levels may be experienced. It is important not to take CardioMax® if you have allergies that pertain to hawthorn (Crataegus spp.). CardioMax® has no known adverse reactions or drug interactions. CardioMax® is not a substitute for medicine
What can I do to support CardioMax®? There are several ways to help improve heart health and support the use of CardioMax®: A healthy diet with reduced salt and fat intake aids the prevention of cardiovascular problems. Reduced stress and better stress management Aids in the maintenance of cardiovascular health. Limiting alcohol consumption and quitting smoking also helps heart and cardiovascular health. Regular exercise and maintaining an optimum level of physical fitness is also beneficial.
Am I required to consult a doctor before I take CardioMax®?
If you have any medical condition related to the heart or cardiovascular system, or have any symptoms related to these, you should consult a doctor before you take any dietary supplement. If you are generally in good health you should not need to consult a doctor. It is a good healthcare practice to keep in regular touch with your healthcare professional.