Natrol Melatonin TR 5 Stepped-acting 100 mg Tablets
• Treat insomnia
• Is a potent anti-oxidant
• For stress relief and a sounder sleep.
• supports healthy immune system function
• Improve your general mood
• Slow the ageing process
• Has strong protective effect against free radicals
• Sets the body’s biological clock and initiates sleep.
• May prevent Parkinson’s Disease
• Time released melatonin with vitamin B6 promotes normal sleep patterns
• Timed release melatonin is formulated to allow for a gradual release of the active ingredients during an approximate 6 - 8 hour period. This provides the body with a more even absorption of melatonin.
Melatonin is a hormone that is produced in the pituitary gland, which is located in the center of the brain. The melatonin secretion takes place mainly at night, in response to darkness. It reaches its maximum in the middle of the night, and has been declining steadily until morning. The melatonin-synthesis and circulation is affected by the light: it is the hormone of the body cycle.
Melatonin degradation / excretion. Melatonin is converted mainly in the liver to 6-Sulphatoxymelatonin and excreted through the kidneys. The half-life is 20 to 50 minutes depending on the application. In the rat, the half-life is about fifteen minutes.
Melatonin regulates and controls our biological clock:
It improves the fatigue, stimulates the immune system and protects the central nervous system. In vitro studies have shown that melatonin has an antimutagenic effect on seven different cancer cell types, including breast and prostate. Melatonin is also influenced in a positive way, the cell regeneration, the cardio-vascular and neurological system. Melatonin is a very strong and adaptable antioxidant that protects every part of a cell and each cell of the body, including neurons. More than 100 degenerative diseases (such as Cataract, retinamuskuläre degeneration, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, arthritis, etc. ..) are associated with the reduction of antioxidant defenses of the organism. The oxidation itself is the main factor of aging! In fact, melatonin, together with DHEA, probably the safest, most efficient and cheapest products to health care, there is!
Melatonin is the best and safest sleeping pills, there is. Facilitation by melatonin fatigue is, of course, lazing and quality than that of sleeping pills. Users of melatonin always wake up fresh and erhohlt.
Melatonin is particularly effective against jet lag (tiredness by time difference) and by working at night caused Hertzrythmusstöhrungen.
It also removes saisonahbängiges malaise (SAD or Seasonal Affective Disorders) by persons whose biorhythms are unable to adapt to the changing seasons.
Melatonin neutralizes the effects of stress and reduces the associated immunodeficiency.
Many studies have demonstrated the protective effect of melatonin against tumors and toxic effects of chemotherapy. It regenerates the function of the thymus and increases T-lymphocyte population.
Research has also shown that supplementation with melatonin makes it possible to reduce high blood pressure, better resist a cold, and to resist general, a large number of diseases that are associated with age.
The additional melatonin is remarkably safe and has no side effects:
It is obviously not recommended to drive after taking melatonin to drive or use dangerous tools, because the concentration is strongly affected by fatigue.
A recent study in Holland, on the basis of 5,000 women who definitely has found that melatonin can be used without any risk, even in significant quantities and over a longer period: for these women was a dose of 75 mg of melatonin per day, over a period of 5 years administered. This showed that at this dose melatonin inhibits the estrogen production, and can thus replace the pill: it was noted that no alternative effect.
In contrast to the effect of melatonin sleeping pills in the recommended quantities of a natural and physiological sleep, the inner cycle again synkronisiert. It shortens the Einschlafphase, prolongs the duration and improves the quality of sleep. Melatonin caused neither a habit nor an addiction. In contrast, preventing the important dream sleep phase (REM) phase,
Individual needs vary considerably: 2.5 to 3 mg is usually sufficient to cause fatigue. If they have trouble waking up in the morning, they have probably taken a little too much. If they have not had enough sleep, they increase the dosage slightly. They use their common sense to the consumer for the needs of her body.
Melatonin and hormonal therapy:
Melatonin levels in cancer patients were correlated with tumor aggressiveness and progression.90, 91 A high percentage of women with estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer have low plasma melatonin levels.92 Conversely, melatonin inhibits human breast cancer growth45 cell tumor and reduced the spread vitro.48 invasiveness and, in fact, it has been suggested that melatonin acts as a natural anti-estrogen in tumor cells, as it down-regulates hormones in the growth of hormone-dependent breast tumors.93
Take her melatonin at night. The use of melatonin during the day they can weaken and desynkronisieren them.
Beware of products with "natural" melatonin or with pituitary extracts. These products of animal origin may be contaminated. Melatonin Our products are 100% synthetic, manufactured on the basis of qualitative pharmacological ingredients of laboratories, the Good Manufacturing Practices (with good manufacturing practices methods). Its molecular structure and physiological activity are exactly the same as those of melatonin, which is produced by the body. Our Melatonin is a product with a warranty on the pharmaceutical quality, a purity of over 99%!
Melatonin plays a key role in controlling circadian rhythms (= day / night cycle) and thus falling asleep and waking up for. Darkness stimulates the release into the blood and its brightness will stop synthesis. Normal melatonin cycles are interrupted by strong light at night and too little light during the day Duch. Jet lag, shift work disrupt these cycles and poor visibility as well. Even by low-frequency electromagnetic fields and in old age is changing the production of melatonin. The resulting cause insomnia treated by administration of about 0.3 to 8 mg of melatonin, which normally eliminates these.