Description of Green Tea Extract 5:1, 500 mg 100 caps, Jarrow Formulas
Green Tea Extract
- 5:1 Water Extract
- 40% Polyphenols (30% Catechins)
Jarrow Formulas Green Tea 500 is water extracted and consists of 40% polyphenols, including 30% catechins. Catechins are flavan monomers, the building blocks of OPCs. OPCs, OligoProanthoCyanidins, are polymers (or chains) of flavans. Catechins are generally more bioavailable and more potent an antioxidant than proanthocyanidins.
Serving size 1 Capsule
Amount per Capsule %DV
Green Tea (5:1 water extract) 500 mg
Other ingredients: Magnesium stearate and cellulose. Capsule consist of gelatin.
Jarrow Formula Green Tea 500 (5:1 water extract) contains the following approximate profile of antioxidants:
Take 1-5 Green Tea capsules per day with food, or use as directed by your qualified health consultant.
Total Polyphenols 40.0%
EGC (Epigallocatechin) 11.15%
EC (Epicatechin) 0.02%
EGCg (Epigallocatechingallate) 14.81%
ECg (Epicatechingallate) 4.02%
Other Polyphenolic Antioxidants 0.0%.
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