Maca Root Extract
Botanical name: : Lepidium meyenii
Part used: Dry roots
Ingredients: Dry powdered Maca roots, certified organic non-GMO cane alcohol and pure Adirondack water.
Percentage of alcohol used: 60%
Ratio plant to menstruum: 1:3
Safety considerations: Maca root is generally considered safe. Exceptions are as follows:
Not to be used in pregnancy or breastfeeding until more research has been done. Avoid using if you have a thyroid condition. Also, do not use if undergoing treatment that may modify hormonal levels, as in breast cancer. Lastly, those with high blood pressure should avoid use of Maca until further research has been done.
About: Maca roots are grown in the mountains for Peru and have been used for thousands of years as a nutritious vegetable. Offering overall support for both men and women, Maca roots are considered an adaptogen and used for their restorative essence, supporting energy and endurance, hormonal balance, overall energy and endurance, along with mood and memory support. The taste is sweet and earthy.
Recommended Dosage: 2 dropperfuls, 2-4 times per day in juice or water. *Please note our recommended dosage may differ from other sources.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.