Gerovital


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Gerovital

Alternative pharmacology
A formulation of procaine developed in Romania by an Ana Aslan, which is administered by injection and has been used for rejuvenation, increasing longevity, enhancing the immune system, relieving depression, lowering blood pressure and levels of cortisone in the circulation and treating arthritis; the agent is not available within the US.
  
The US National Institute on Aging reviewed Aslan’s data on Gerovital’s effects and refuted both her methods and her data; it was unconvinced that there were any anti-ageing effects.
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Ana Aslan [6], a Romanian researcher, recognized for her priorities in Geriatrics, used procaine as primary ingredient in the preparation Gerovital H3 [7], a product used for relieving the effects of aging.
The reappearance of procaine hydrochloride (Gerovital H3) for antiaging.
Thus, in 2012, the top positions were held by: Borsec, Gerovital, Dorna, Poiana, La Dorna, Plafar, Cristim, Kandia, Napolact, Fares.
The first place among the most powerful 50 Romanian brands for the fourth consecutive year is held by: Borsec, Dorna, La Dorna, Gerovital, Plafar, Dero, Napolact, Cris-Tim, Pateu Sibiu and Zuzu.
We mention as well the Gerovital treatments, a successful Romanian invention, that made Professor Aslan obtain medical performances with elderly both within the country and abroad.
Romania has so many cosmetic products that are extremely popular on the international market, but with very little use in the structures spa treatment in the spas (Gerovital, Ana Aslan, Pell-Amar etc.).
Romanian cosmetics manufacturer Farmec has reported sales worth RON 28.9 million (approximately EUR 6.7 million) in the first quarter of 2013, up 9 percent y-o-y, the company has announced.This year the manufacturer has relaunched the Farmec Natural product line and launched new hair-care products under the Gerovital Plant brand.
Eforie Nord, Techirghiol and Mangalia spas are specialized in mud baths (the mud is taken from the area's oversalty lake waters) as well as in world famous medicines "Gerovital" and "Aslavital".
In between pampering are churches and museums and clock towers, but day five has you at yet another spa: Baile Felix, where scientist Ana Aslan discovered the drug Gerovital, a youth serum that's been used by movie stars and jet-setters since the '50s.
No health claims for Gerovital have been substantiated, and FDA considers it an unapproved new drug.