• CatecholaCalm™ 90 vegetarian capsules
  • Product Size: 90 vegetarian capsules
  • Servings Per Container: 30
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CatecholaCalm™ is designed to support healthy catecholamine levels with adaptogenic herbs and nutrients that may help mood and promote calmness and relaxation. This unique formulation addresses adrenal gland health, which may help people handle stress more effectively.*

Made with non-GMO ingredients.

CatecholaCalm™ contains a blend of standardized botanicals including: CatecholaCalm™Support for healthy catecholamine levels to help promote calmness and relaxationZTEC CAC 3/14Supplement FactsServing Size 3 capsulesServings Per Container 30Amount Per ServingVitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)Thiamin (Vitamin B-1) (as Thiamin HCL)Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2) (as Riboflavin-5-Phosphate)Vitamin B-6 (as Pyridoxal-5-Phosphate)Vitamin B-12 (as Methylcobalamin)Pantothenic Acid (d-Calcium Pantothenate)Magnesium (as di-Magnesium Malate) TaurineL-Theanine% Daily Value170%3330%590%250%33330%500%20%**100 mg50 mg10 mg5 mg2 mg50 mg75 mg300 mg200 mg% Daily Value***** 100 mg100 mg100 mg100 mg50 mgLemon Balm (Melissa officinalis)(leaves) [standardized to contain 3% rosmarinic acid)Passion Flower (Passiflora incarnate)(flower) [standardized to contain 3.5% flavonoids]Valerian (Valeriana officinalis)(root) [standardized to contain 0.8% valerenic acid]Ashwaganda (Withania somnifera)(root) [standardized to contain 1.5% withanolides]Phosphatidylserine (as Sharp PS® Green from sunflower lecithin)* Daily Value not established.Amount Per ServingOther Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, rice flour, vegetable stearate.

*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.

It has become increasingly evident, based both on research data and anecdotal reports, that chronic stress can no longer be defined strictly in terms of the degree of cortisol elevation or depression. In contrast,research data suggests that, as chronic stress inevitably leads to a state of adrenocortical exhaustion or “burn-out,” a compensatory adrenal response will often occur in the form of increased sympathetic, catecholamine activity.1 Because of this increasingly more common phenomenon, which is often seen with such conditions as post-traumatic stress disorder2 andclassic fibromyalgia,3,4it has become necessary toemploy formulations that not only optimize cortisol balance, but correct catecholamine imbalances as well, particularly when sympathetic responses appear to be excessive. CatecholaCalm™ is a formula that is specifically designed to address this very unique but prevalent set of adrenal hormone imbalances. The product accomplishes this objective by employing adaptogenic, nervine and adrenal tonic herbs that are relaxing, along with nutrients that are designed to help with adaptation to stress and optimization of adrenal gland health. The specific focus is on both cortisol and catecholamine balance. Elevated catecholamines can affect serum blood glucose and insulin levels, and therefore contribute to the development of metabolic syndrome, as seen with elevated cortisol.5With today’s stressors it is becoming especially important to focus on the often underappreciated issue of catecholamine optimization. THIS INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR THE USE OF PHYSICIANS AND OTHER LICENSED HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS ONLY. THIS INFORMATION IS INTENDED FOR PHYSICIANS AND OTHER LICENSED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TO USE AS A BASIS FOR DETERMINING WHETHER OR NOT TO RECOMMEND THESE PRODUCTS TO THEIR PATIENTS. THIS MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION IS NOT FOR USE BY CONSUMERS. THE DIETARY SUPPLEMENT PRODUCTS OFFERED BY DESIGNS FOR HEALTH ARE NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY CONSUMERS AS A MEANS TO CURE, TREAT, PREVENT, DIAGNOSE, OR MITIGATE ANY DISEASE OR OTHER MEDICAL CONDITION.By Cristiana Paul, MS & David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera)This herb has been demonstrated to have a sparing effect on stress-induced cortisol depletion6,7and promote relaxation. “Somnifera” in the scientific species name of the herb is derived from the word somnolence, meaning rest and sleep. Ashwagandha is a relaxing adaptogen.Valerian root (Valeriana officinalis)This herb has demonstrated sedative effects due to its abil-ity to induce the release of GABA from brain tissue.8Passion flower (Passiflora incarnate)It has been suggested that the passion flower constituent, apigenin, binds to central benzodiazepine receptors, possi-bly causing anxiolytic effects without impairing memory or motor skills.9Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis)This herb has been suggested to improve calmness via the inhibitory action of GABA, similar to benzodiazepines,10but without the overt side-effects of these medications.

1. Bjorntorp P & Rosmond R. The metabolic syndrome – a neuroendocrine disorder? Br J Nutr. 2000;83(Suppl 1):S49-S57.2. Baker DG et al. Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid interleukin IL-6 concentrations in posttraumatic stress disorder (Abstract). Neuroimmunomodulation. 2001;9(4):209-17.3. Torpy DJ et al. Responses of the sympathetic nervous system and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis to interleukin-6: a pilot study in fibromyalgia (Abstract). Arthritis Rheum. 1000;43(4):872-80.4. Fries E et al. A new view on hypocortisolism.

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Weight4 oz
Dimensions16 × 16 × 9 in