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Life Extension® Super Miraforte120 Capsules
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Super Miraforte with Standardized Lignans
Helps Maintain Healthy Levels of Testosterone
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- Supplement Facts
- For adult men, take two capsules in the morning and two in the evening, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
- This product can be taken with or without food.
Serving Size 2 Capsules Servings Per Container 60 Amount Per Serving % DV Zinc (as zinc monomethionine) 7.50 mg 50% Chrysin 750.00 mg ** Muira puama (Ptychopetalum olacoides) extract (bark) 425.00 mg ** Maca (Lepidium meyenii) (root) 160.00 mg ** Nettle (Urtica dioica) methanolic extract (root) 141.00 mg ** Ginger (Zingiber officinale) extract (rhizome) 25.00 mg ** HMRlignan™ Norway spruce (Picea abies) lignan extract (knot wood) [standardized to 90% Hydroxymatairesinol potassium acetate] 16.70 mg ** Bioperine® piperine [from black pepper (Piper nigrum) extract (fruit)] 7.50 mg ** ** Daily Value (DV) not established
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Male InfertilityMale Infertility
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Supplement Amount WhyZinc 60 mg (plus 2 mg of copper, to prevent depletion) daily [3 stars] Zinc deficiency leads to reduced numbers of sperm and impotence in men. Taking zinc may correct this problem and improve sperm quality.Arginine 4 grams daily [2 stars] The amino acid arginine is needed to produce sperm. Research shows that several months of L-arginine supplementation increases sperm count, quality, and fertility.Asian Ginseng 4 grams daily [2 stars] One preliminary study found that men who took Asian ginseng had an improvement in sperm count and sperm motility.L-Carnitine 3 grams daily [2 stars] L-carnitine appears to be necessary for normal functioning of sperm cells. Supplementing with it may improve sperm motility.Maca 1,500 to 3,000 mg daily [2 stars] A small clinical trial found that healthy men who took dried maca powder had increased sperm counts and enhanced sperm motility.Selenium 100 mcg daily [2 stars] In a study of infertile men with reduced sperm motility, supplementing with selenium significantly increased sperm motility.Vitamin B12 1,500 mcg daily [2 stars] Vitamin B12 is needed to maintain fertility. Vitamin B12 injections have been shown to increase sperm counts. MenAcetyl-L-Carnitine Refer to label instructions [1 star] Acetylcarnitine may be a useful for treatment of male infertility caused by low quantities of immobile sperm.Coenzyme Q10 Refer to label instructions [1 star] CoQ10 is a nutrient used by the body to produce energy. While its exact role in the formation of sperm is unknown, even small amounts appear to increase sperm count and motility.SAMe Refer to label instructions [1 star] Preliminary research suggests that oral SAMe may also increase sperm activity in infertile men.Vitamin E Refer to label instructions [1 star] Vitamin E supplementation appears to enhance fertility, possibly by decreasing free-radical damage to sperm cells.
About This Condition
Infertility is defined by doctors as the failure of a couple to achieve pregnancy after a year of unprotected intercourse.
In men, infertility is usually associated with a decrease in the number, quality, or motility (power of movement) of sperm. There are multiple possible underlying causes for male infertility, some of which readily respond to natural medicine, while others do not. The specific cause of infertility should always be diagnosed by a physician before considering possible solutions.
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