BioAstin - Clear answers to frequently asked questions about BioAstin astaxanthin.
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BioAstin is a human dietary supplement with powerful antioxidant benefits. It is derived from a natural compound called astaxanthin (Asta-Zan-Thin).
Astaxanthin is the active ingredient in algae that protects the organism from sunlight.
In nature, astaxanthin can also be seen in the red coloration of salmon and shrimp.
Astaxanthin is a Carotenoid, which places it in the family of natural compounds that give fruits and vegetables their orange, yellow and red colours.
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Yes, the astaxanthin in BioAstin is derived entirely from organic microalgae farmed in the pure ocean waters surrounding Hawaii.
Yes, the natural source material contained in BioAstin is cultured in the pure waters on Hawaii's Kona coast. The manufacturer holds world accredited ISO 9002 certification, organic certification and gold awards for the purity of their manufacturing processes.
Overall health benefits
Natural astaxanthin is an exceptionally powerful antioxidant.
Laboratory comparisons of free radical absorption show astaxanthin contained in BioAstin, to be:
This compound helps to protect against the damaging effects of pollution, ultra violet light and immune stress.
No, BioAstin is a naturally occurring dietary compound. There are no known side effects.
BioAstin is a nutritional supplement not a drug. It can be taken just as you would take vitamin E or Vitamin C for example. If you have a health condition however, it is always advised that you consult your chosen registered health care professional and seek his or her advice. Your chosen health care professional will have your full medical history and will be able to advise you appropriately regarding your use of supplements.
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Cyanotech reports positive clinical results from the use of BioAstin® for rheumatoid arthritis
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Cyanotech Receives Notice of Allowance for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Patent
United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) allow Cyanotechs patent application entitled, Method For Retarding and Ameliorating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Tenosynovitis, based on the protective properties of BioAstin® natural astaxanthin.
Cyanotech found in preclinical studies that the use of BioAstin natural astaxanthin yielded positive results for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and tenonsynovitis. Tenosynovitis is a form of tendonitis specific to the wrist.
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