A monoglyceride that potentially has natural humoral and cellular immune boosting properties. Studies suggest that this natural therapy may improve the immune system and promote self-healing. **
INGREDIENTS: Monolaurin 300; L-Inosine 7.5
Children (3-10 year olds): To be taken with meals, swallowed with water or juice. Do not take with hot liquids. For difficult situations try placing the pellets (whole or powdered) into applesauce, pudding, peanut butter, etc. For very young children it is best to start with 1 a day for several days before gradually increasing the dose. The usual initial level is increased gradually to twice/thrice daily for a week or two. The level can be further increased thereafter.
The maintenance level will depend on effects seen and adjusted accordingly.
Adults: Take with or after meals. Can be placed in the mouth and swallowed with water or juice. Do not take with hot liquids. Do not chew or take as a powder. The recommended initial level is 1 capsule, 2 or 3 times daily for a week, before increasing the amount.
The level can be then increased to 2 capsules, 2 or 3 times daily, thereafter.
Maintenance level is up to 4 capsules, 2 or 3 times a day, for optimum health effects. For stubborn cases, this may be increased. The length of time for taking the supplement is an individual response
Possible Side Effects: Monolaurin is a nontoxic dietary lipid. It may, however, lead to an increase in the die-off of microorganisms and result in a 'Herxheimer Reaction,' a kind of flu, acne, allergic symptom, etc. You need to cut back on the level or even stop for a few days before taking lower levels and then going higher.
DO's: Take Monolaurin in small amounts until you reach your level for optimal health and self healing.
When traveling by air or ship, you may need to increase your maintenance level.
DON'Ts: Do not take too much, too soon in order to avoid a Herxheimer reaction. (die-off reaction)