GI Restore

$50.00

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OVERVIEW

The purpose of the epithelium is to allow the digestion and absorption of dietary nutrients while keeping unwanted toxins, microbes and food particles from passing directly into the body. GI Restore includes a high dose of L-glutamine (4 g), which serves as nutrition for the gut lining. It provides 400 mg of deglycyrrhized licorice root extract (DGL) and 75 mg of aloe vera extract, both of which protect and promote the health of the gut mucosa. N-acetyl glucosamine and zinc boost GI integrity. 

CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Supports GI Barrier Health and Integrity
  • Maintains Normal Inflammatory Balance and Healthy Gut Epithelium
  • Provides Concentrated Nutrition for GI Cells

Suggested Use:

Mix 1 scoop (6.4 grams) of GI Restore with 8-10 ounces of the beverage of your choice to the desired thickness, once daily or as recommended by your health care professional.

INGREDIENT BENEFITS

Deglycyrrhized Licorice Root Extract (DGL)

DGL is a form of licorice root that has been specially processed to contain only biologically active flavonoids, without glycyrrhizin. This allows for higher dosing of the active ingredient, which helps maintain a healthy mucosal surface.

Aloe Vera Leaf Gel Extract

A demulcent that has been used throughout history, aloe vera has long been known to maintain normal inflammatory balance.

L-Glutamine

L-glutamine is a main source of fuel for the cells of the small intestines and essential to tissue repair throughout the body.

N-Acetyl Glucosamine

N-acetyl glucosamine is the acetylated form of glucosamine. It is a mucin precursor and has been shown to increase the production of mucus within the GI tract.

Zinc

Zinc is an essential mineral widely recognized for its role in gut and immune health. Zinc has been shown to strengthen GI barrier function by supporting the structure of tight junctions.

  • Benefits
  • Nutrients
  • Dosage
  • References

Benefits

• Supports GI Barrier Health and Integrity

• Maintains Normal Inflammatory Balance and Healthy Gut Epithelium

• Provides Concentrated Nutrition for GI Cells"

Nutrients

Dosage

Mix 1 scoop (6.4 grams) of GI Restore with 8-10 ounces of the beverage of your choice to the desired thickness, once daily or as recommended by your health care professional.

References

1. Turpie, A.G., Runcie, J. et al. Clinical trial of deglydyrrhizinized liquorice in gastric ulcer. Gut. 1969; 10(4):299-302.

2. Kassir, Z. A. Endoscopic controlled trial of four drug regimens in the treatment of chronic duodenal ulceration. Ir Med J. 1985; 78(6):153-156.

3. Morgan, A. G., McAdam, W. A. et al. Comparison between cimetidine and Caved-S in the treatment of gastric ulceration, and subsequent maintenance therapy. Gut. 1982; 23(6):545-551.

4. Blitz, J.J., Smith, J.W. et al. Aloe vera gel in peptic ulcer therapy: preliminary report. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 1963; 62:731-735.

5. Rajendran A, Sobiya G et al. Study on the Effective Supplemenation of Aloe vera Gel Antacid to Peptic Ulcer Patients. Res J Medicine & Med Sci. 2008; 3(2):132-134.

6. Gawron-Gzella, A., Witkowska-Banaszczak, E. et al. [Herbs and herbal preparations applied in the treatment of gastric hyperacidity, gastric and duodenal ulcer in cigarette smokers]. Przegl Lek. 2005; 62(10):1185-1187.

7. Yusuf, S., Agunu, A. et al. The effect of Aloe vera A. Berger (Liliaceae) on gastric acid secretion and acute gastric mucosal injury in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2004; 93(1):33-37.

8. Tang ZF, Ling YB, Lin N, et al. Glutamine and recombinant human growth hormone protect intestinal barrier function following portal hypertension surgery. World J Gastroenterol 2007;13: 2223-2228.

9. Miller AL. Therapeutic considerations of l-glutamine: a review of the literature. Altern Med Rev 1999;4:239-248.

INGREDIENT HIGHLIGHTS

DGL

Deglycyrrhized Licorice Root Extract (DGL) is a form of licorice root that has been specially processed to contain only biologically active flavonoids, without glycyrrhizin. This allows for higher dosing of the active ingredient, which helps maintain a healthy mucosal surface.
INGREDIENT HIGHLIGHTS

ALOE VERA LEAF GEL EXTRACT

A demulcent that has been used throughout history, aloe vera has long been known to maintain normal inflammatory balance.
INGREDIENT HIGHLIGHTS

L-GLUTAMINE

L-glutamine is a main source of fuel for the cells of the small intestines and essential to tissue repair throughout the body.