Pills, capsules, powders, gel tabs, extracts, or liquids can be produced to contain dietary ingredient which people can use to supplement for the inadequate amounts of certain diets that lack in their daily diet which are referred to as dietary supplement. Vitamins, minerals, herbals, botanicals, amino acids, and enzymes are the most common form of dietary ingredients found in dietary supplements for enhancing people eating habits. There are no Dietary supplements to replicate products such as fruits and vegetables.
Vitamins and mineral supplements and herbal or botanical supplements support a particular part of the body’s health like the liver, bones or skin by assisting a fit body to function smoothly from its micronutrients and by providing therapeutic purposes respectively. However, in situations like in situations like pregnancy, nursing a baby or having an ongoing medical ailment like diabetes, hypertension, or heart diseases, supplements are found to be risky. Before feeding any supplements to a child including those that are considered harmless such as vitamin and mineral supplements, one should consult with the doctor.
Asians are so fond of folk remedies which makes the consumption of dietary supplements in Thailand and China to be very high although these levels are very different in different parts of the world. The most common form of dietary supplement consumed in Thailand is multivitamins and nutraceutical which are taken foe weight loss purposes. In Europe where they believe that good health could be obtained from physical activities and sports the consumption of dietary supplements is relatively low. Heart health can be improved by consumption of fish oil supplements which contain omega-3 fatty acids such as DHA and EPA that benefits heart health by preventing platelets in the blood from clumping together, reducing the risk that blood clots will form as well as reducing blood pressure, lower triglycerides or blood fats levels, and improve blood flow.
Dietary supplements are on every shelf in every pharmacy and the manufacture of the supplements is controlled by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ensure that the product provides the daily recommended allowance of any specific supplement as they claim.
By helping the body adapt to various forms of stress, meca can help one to manage various symptoms of menopause such as hormonal imbalance, hot flashes, mood and low energy level by acting as an adaptogen. Meca is high in calcium, magnesium, selenium, potassium and iron. Just like most of the other herbal or botanical supplements, meca works by providing a therapeutic relief If one is taking any form of hormone replacement therapy, have hormone-related cancer or is taking birth control pills, they should not take meca supplements.