Tag Archive: vitamin E

ExcelVite Launches Soy-Free Full-Spectrum Vitamin E Ingredient in Liquid, Powder Forms

Article Source: Nutritional Outlook By Jennifer Prince, May 3, 2018 Palm tocotrienol, carotene, and palm oil supplier ExcelVite Inc. (Edison, NJ) is launching what it says is the only non-soy, non-GMO, allergen-free vitamin E ingredient on the market to contain all eight vitamin E isoforms—that is, all four tocopherols and four tocotrienols that comprise vitamin... View Article

The Three Great Eras of Vitamin E

Vitamin E products have evolved from a product based on alpha-tocopherol to complete formulas that are bio-enhanced, non-GMO and derived from vegetable oils. Vitamin E is an essential nutrient to support fertility and a powerful fat-soluble antioxidant, which protects cell membranes against damage caused by free radicals. It was one of the first two antioxidant... View Article

Brain Health, Arginine Metabolism & Tocotrienols

A study recently published in Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity was designed to look at the growing body of evidence suggesting that age-related altered arginine metabolism affects brain metabolic activity, particularly in regions involved in learning, memory, and motor function. Arginine and L-arginine are the same amino acid with the same bonds between the same molecules, but... View Article

Vitamin E : It’s (a) complex

High doses of alpha tocopherol can be harmful, but the full vitamin E complex is important to good health. In recent years “vitamin E” has been linked to a variety of health conditions, and purported to have negative or positive effects causing much confusion among health-conscious people. Recently, studies have found that people who have... View Article

The ABCD of Vitamin E

Admin: Vitamin E consists of 8 distinct members – 4 members (or isoforms) of tocotrienol and 4 members of tocopherols. While not all vegetable oils contain tocotrienols, all the 4 isoforms of tocotrienol can be found in Malaysian red palm oil – which is a nutritious staple oil in Asian’s diets. When choosing vitamin E supplements, readers are advised... View Article

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