Lestrin Plant Sterols.
Plant sterols work by blocking the absorption of dietary cholesterol into the bloodstream. for normal blood cholesterol levels.
Plant sterols and stanols (also known as Phytosterols/stanols), are natural components found in virtually all plants. They are an important part of our diet yet they are easily destroyed when food is processed.
Plant sterols have a similar structure to cholesterol and are processed by the body in the same way.
Plant sterols work by blocking the absorption of dietary cholesterol into the bloodstream.
Lestrin contains Beta-sitosterol, a naturally occurring plant sterol that can help make up an important part of your diet.
Initially, for the first 6 weeks, take two tablets twice a day with meals. For maintenance of cholesterol levels, intake may be reduced to two tablets per day.
Ingredients Lestrin Plant Sterols:
Beta-sitosterol (500mg), Microcrystalline Cellulose, Magnesium Stearate, Silicon Dioxide, Croscarmellose Sodium, Vanilla flavouring.