What Makes Isotonix OPC-3® Unique?
OPC-3® is an isotonic-capable food supplement that is made from a
combination of bilberry, grape seed, red wine and pine bark extracts,
and citrus extract bioflavonoids, all found to be powerful antioxidants.
Oligomeric proanthocyanidins (OPCs) are bioflavonoids (complex organic
plant compounds) found in fruits, vegetables and certain tree barks that
provide exceptional nutritional benefits to the human body. Studies
have shown OPCs to be up to 20 times more powerful than vitamin C and 50
times more powerful than vitamin E in neutralizing free radicals.
Isotonix OPC-3 contains the only isotonic form of Pycnogenol® in the
world. Pycnogenol is a natural plant extract from the bark of the French
maritime pine tree and the most clinically researched and potent
which means “same pressure,” bears the same chemical resemblance of the
body’s blood, plasma and tears. All fluids in the body have a certain
concentration, referred to as osmotic pressure. The body’s common
osmotic pressure, which is isotonic, allows a consistent maintenance of
body tissues. In order for a substance to be absorbed and used in the
body’s metabolism, it must be transported in an isotonic state.
dietary supplements are delivered in an isotonic solution. This means
that the body has less work to do to in obtaining maximum absorption.
The isotonic state of the suspension allows nutrients to pass directly
into the small intestine and be rapidly absorbed into the bloodstream.
With Isotonix products, little nutritive value is lost, making the
absorption of nutrients highly efficient while delivering maximum