Day Formula:Take 1 clear capsule in the morning, with food, or as professionally advised.
Night Formula:Take 1 white capsule before bed, or as professionally advised.
Contra-indications and cautions:Not recommended during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Caution with anyone taking anti estrogenic medication (but only some aspects of hops) (due to Hops ref: Braun). Caution in use with people with depression ( Braun & Mills and Bone). Caution with immunosuppressive medication and chemo (due to Ginseng – ref: Braun, Cordyceps and Astragalus ref: Nat database), Auto immune conditions (refs: Nat database). Caution with hypothyroid conditions (due to lemon balm & Withania ref: Braun). Potential mild interaction with anticoagulant medication – monitor (due to cordyceps, Holy Basil, ginseng, ref: Nat database). Caution in people with any pre- existing cardiovascular conditions. May contribute or cause tachycardia, pericardial pain, hypertension in susceptible individuals (due to Siberian ginseng ref: Mills & Bone)
How quickly does Adrenal Balance take to work?
Adrenal Balance starts working immediately however its effects will differ from one person to another depending on individuality, genetics, lifestyle, dietary factors, current level of stress and health.
Can Adrenal Balance be taken long term?
Yes, depending on what stage of adrenal fatigue the person is experiencing. Helping restore the adrenal glands can take a period of 6 months to a year or more in chronic cases. As with any chronic health condition it is advised that you consult with a health professional to see what may suit best.
If I have adrenal fatigue do I only have to take Adrenal Balance to get better?
Adrenal Balance will help support the recovery of the adrenal glands. Dietary and lifestyle choices are important factors in the recovery from any chronic health conditions particularly adrenal fatigue.
What are the signs of adrenal fatigue?
There are many signs & symptoms of adrenal fatigue but some common ones are - extreme ongoing tiredness, feelings of not coping with everyday activities, anything extra is too overwhelming, not being able to sleep, and tired but wired are just some examples. The 4 stages of adrenal fatigue can be used to identify where the individual is in relation to adrenal fatigue. Symptoms may vary from person to person.
Stage 1: Alarm-wired for sound:needs an energy hit to get the day going, coffee, sugar and energy drinks often get used in this stage. High cortisol and high neurotransmitters are the clinical signs.
Stage 2: Continuation of alarm:starting to feel anxious, stressed, or overwhelmed. High cortisol and low neurotransmitters. Allergies and infections may be common.
Stage 3: Resistance Phase:wired and tired, beginning to feel the effects of burn out, more often than not in a state of anxiety & stress. Low cortisol and high neurotransmitters.
Stage 4: Burn out:reached complete exhaustion, in a constant state of anxiety and stress. Low cortisol and low neurotransmitters. The adrenal glands are exhausted. A critical situation.
Is Adrenal Balance suitable for vegetarians and vegans?
Yes. It is suitable for vegetarians. There is no added gluten, egg, dairy or soy.
Is Adrenal Balance suitable for children or teenagers?
Adrenal Balance is designed for adults; however teenagers can take it too. For younger children refer to a health professional.