Nature's Way® DIM-plus

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Size: 60 Vegetable capsules

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Patented ComplexContains patented BioResponse-DIM®Complex—an enhanced bioavailabilitydelivery system for diindolylmethane.Enhanced AbsorptionThe bioavailability of DIM-plus issuperior to regular diindolylmethaneand its unstable precursor, indole-3-carbinol (I3C). With DIM-plus you areassured a stabilized and consistentdose of diindolylmethane.Protectamins® VegetablesDIM-plus also contains spinach,cabbage and broccoli for additionalphytonutrients. DIM-plus contains diindolylmethane,a phytonutrient found in cruciferousvegetables including broccoli, Brusselssprouts, cabbage, cauliflower and kale.Diindolylmethane has unique benefitsthat support the activity of enzymesthat improve estrogen metabolism.*Research shows diindolylmethaneincreases the level of “favorable”estrogens (2-hydroxyestrogen) whilereducing the level of “less favorable”estrogens (16-hydroxyestrogen).*

* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


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Supplement Facts

Serving Size 2 Capsule
Servings Per Container 30
Amount Per Serving % DV
vitamin (as d-alpha tocopheryl succinate from BioResponse-DIM®) 9.00 IU
BioResponse-DIM® Complex 100.00 mg**
Protectamins® Vegetable Blend 100.00 mg **
** Daily Value (DV) not established

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Women take 2 capsulesdaily with food. Men take 2 capsules twice dailywith food. For Intensive Use (Women/Men):take up to double the recommended dose.

Other Ingredients: Cellulose, plant-derived capsule (hypromellose, titanium dioxide color)

GLUTEN FREE. No sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, soy, artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.

Warning: Keep out of reach of children

Do not use if tamper evident seal is broken or missing.

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