4 Healthspan Pycnogenol
(60 tablets, from healthspan.
: An extract of the bark of the French maritime pine grown in Southern France, a region of blistering sunlight, pycnogenol
is rich in anti-oxidant proanthocyanidins.
The study showed Pycnogenol
to be effective in helping to normalize blood pressure, manage LDL cholesterol and reduce oxidative stress levels.
New research has shown that Pycnogenol
, a standardized natural plant extract from French maritime pine tree bark, significantly shortened the duration of the common cold and reduced the severity of sore throat, congestion, headache, coughing and sneezing.
A unique combination of pharmacological functions, Pycnogenol
provides an variety of health benefits for skin health, according to the company.
Women who were enrolled were given either 30 mg twice daily of Pycnogenol
(French maritime pine bark) or placebo for 3 months.
But a clinical study, published in the journal Phytotherapy Research, showed that the supplement Pycnogenol
, an antioxidant extract from the bark of the French maritime pine tree, could reduce these symptoms.
, Pinus pinaster, is the extract of French maritime pine bark.
In a recent clinical trial published in Panminerva Medica, the natural supplement pycnogenol
(pic-noj-en-all), an antioxidant plant extract from the bark of the French maritime pine tree, was found to significantly enhance mental performance in healthy college students.
Formulations included the super antioxidant Pycnogenol
, a powerful antioxidant 50 times more powerful than vitamin E.
In the May/Jun issue, we wrote that a daily dose of Pycnogenol
(pine tree bark extract) 150 mg may work for tinnitus (annoying ear sounds that aren't actually present).
is a patented extract made from the French maritime pine tree bark.