Vitacost Acai Berry Extract Capsules
What are acai berries?Acai (pronounced ah-sigh-ee) berries, found in the Brazilian rain forest, have been used for thousands of years to promote overall health, energy and vitality.* Theyre abundant in compounds known as anthocyanins, natural pigments responsible for the berrys deep purple coloring and antioxidant properties.*Phytochemical and nutrient component analysis have demonstrated acai berries have a low-sugar content and contain lipids, with unsaturated fatty acids (oleic and linoleic acids), phytosterols (-sitosterol) and dietary fiber.*How do acai berries support health?Consumption of acai juice or pulp by healthy human volunteers has been shown to cause a significant increase in plasma antioxidant activity.*Scientific evidence has shown that acai extract possessed noticeable activity against superoxide, and highest activity of any food reported to date against the peroxyl radical, when measured by the oxygen radical absorbance capacity assay (ORACFL).* Why choose Vitacost Acai Berry Extract?Provides 1,000 mg of acai berry (Euterpe oleracea) with a minimum of 10% phenolic acid (from 5:1 extract), per two-capsule serving.Convenient way to obtain the benefits of acai berry without having to consume large amounts of the fruit.One bottle contains 30 two-capsule servings.Exceptional quality at an extraordinary value. About VitacostAll Vitacost products are laboratory tested to meet FDA standards for identity, purity and composition. All products are tested for heavy metals, microbiology and contaminants. Vitacost products are produced in a NSF Certified facility. Freshness is guaranteed. *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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