Premium-quality standardized extract of broccoli sprouts. What is Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract? Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract is a high-quality broccoli (Brassica oleracea) sprout extract standardized to 6% glucosinolates and 0.3% sulforaphane the active constituents found in cruciferous vegetables. . Broccoli sprouts are young (three- to five-day-old) broccoli plants similar in appearance to alfalfa or bean sprouts. Although less nutritious than mature broccoli which is packed with vitamins and minerals broccoli sprouts contain unique phytochemicals that have been extensively researched for their effects on human cellular health. . . How does broccoli sprout extract support health? Contains sulforaphane and glucosinolates phytochemicals that have been extensively studied for their effects on various areas of health. Sulforaphane—an antioxidant—is found in high concentration in broccoli sprouts as well as in other cruciferous vegetables such as broccoli cauliflower Brussels sprouts bok choy kale and cabbage. Glucosinolates are sulfur-containing compounds also found in high concentration in cruciferous vegetables. Why choose Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract? Supplies 1000 mg of broccoli sprout extract per 2-capsule serving. Higher milligram-per-serving amount than other brands. Contains 60 servings per bottle. Exceptional quality at an extraordinary value! About Vitacost. Vitacost nutritional products are manufactured to high standards of quality efficacy and safety. Each Vitacost product meets or exceeds the standards and requirements set forth in the FDA’s Code of Federal Regulation (21 CFR 111) Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP). . * 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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Customer reviews for Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract -- 1000 mg per serving - 120 Capsules
Review 1 for Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract -- 1000 mg per serving - 120 Capsules
Excellent product at a great cost
October 22, 2014
"One of the strongest, most reasonably priced sulforaphane products on the market. Zero complaints."
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Review 2 for Vitacost Broccoli Sprout Extract -- 1000 mg per serving - 120 Capsules
Daily supplement usage:6+ supplements daily
Reason for usage:Specific health concern
Duration of use:30-60 days
November 28, 2013
"check out this product in medical literature-it has awesome substantiated claims to health!"
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