Stress, either physical or emotional, can lead to increased levels of the hormone cortisol. Swisse Ultiboost Stress Relief contains Withania which may help decrease cortisol levels, helping to reduce the effects of stress on the body.
Withania has also been traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine as a rejuvenative tonic to support a healthy nervous system. Vitamin C has been included to help support the synthesis of hormones involved in the body's response to stress.
EACH TABLET CONTAINS:
Withania (Withania somnifera) extract equiv. dry root 3.75 g
Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid from calcium ascorbate dihydrate) 400 mg
No added gluten, soy, egg or artificial flavours.
Take one tablet, twice daily, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Store below 25 degrees Celsius. Do not use if cap seal is broken.
If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner. Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
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