Background: Arthmender is a herbal
supplement derived from India's Ayurvedic Medicine
Ayurveda). Ayurvedic Medicine is recognized as a Complementary
and Alternative Medicine by the National Institutes of Health in the
United States. It is one of the oldest medical systems (estimated
to have originated 5,000 years ago). Nearly 80% of the population
in India (900 million people)
relies on Ayurveda exclusively or in
conjunction with Western medicine. That's more than the
populations of North America and South America combined!
Common Results Expected:
Arthmender's proprietary formulation contains 269
natural phytonutrients that exert 514
on your body. Many
of these phytonutrients
are widely recognized for their contribution to Joint and Overall
Health: ascorbic acid, beta-carotene, beta-sitosterol, biotin, boron,
choline, chromium, cobalt, copper, curcumin, ferulic acid,
fiber, gingerenone, gingerol, glycine, guggulsterones, iron, linoleic
magnesium, manganese, niacin, nickel, oleic acid, potassium,
quercetin, riboflavin, rutin, selenium, thiamin, trytophan, and
zinc. For example,
By taking one capsule in the mornings and one capsule in the evenings,
these nutrients will continually work in your body to promote Joint
Health. Over a period
of 4 to 6 months in conjunction
with proper diet and lifestyle, you should experience improvement in
Joint related functions to include mobility and weight bearing capacity (see testimonials).
Our health advisors will
follow-up with you on a monthly basis to monitor your progress and
address your health concerns.
- Ascorbic Acid
- Reduces risk of joint problems by helping to form, repair, and
maintain cartilage collagen. McAlindon TE, "Do Antioxidant
Micronutrients Protect Against the Development and Progression of Knee
Osteoarthritis?", Arthritis Rheum 1996, 39:648-56.
- May reduce the risk of the progression of joint problems. McAlindon TE, "Do
Antioxidant Micronutrients Protect Against the Development and
Progression of Knee Osteoarthritis?", Arthritis Rheum 1996, 39:648-56.
- Boswellic Acid
Linked to improved joint health. Sengupta K, Alluri KV, Satish AR, "A
Double Blind, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Study of the Efficacy and
Safety of 5-Loxin(R) for Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee",
Arthritis Res Ther. Jul 30 2008, 10(4):R85.
- Copper -
effective cross-linking of collagen and elastin. National
Press, Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Arsenic,
Boron, Chromium, Copper, Iodine, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Nickel,
Silicon, Vanadium, and Zinc (2000), Food and Nutrition Board (FNB),
Institute of Medicine (IOM).
- Curcumin - May
improve joint health. Kuptniratsaikul V, Thanakhumtorn
S, Chinswangwatanakul P, "Efficacy and Safety of Curcuma Domestica
Extracts in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis", J Altern Complement
Med., 2009 Aug, 15(8):891-7.
Extracts - Reduce osteoarthritis pain. Altman RD, Marcussen KC,
Ginger Extract on Knee Pain in Patients with Osteoarthritis", Arthritis
Rheum 2001, 44:2531-38; Bliddal H, Rosetzsky A, Schlichting P, "A
Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Cross-Over Study of Ginger Extracts and
Ibuprofen in Osteoarthritis", Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2000,
Marcus DM, Suarez-Almazor ME, "Is There a Role for Ginger in the
Treatment of Osteoarthritis?", Arthritis Rheum 2001, 44:2461-2; Wigler
I, Grotto I, Caspi D, Yaron M, "The Effects of Zintona EC (a Ginger
Extract) on Symptomatic Gonarthritis", Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2003,
11:783-9; Chrubasik JE, Roufogalis BD, Chrubasik S, "Evidence of
Effectiveness of Herbal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs in the Treatment of
Painful Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain", Phytother Res. Jul
- Recent study involving 30 patients showed significant improvement ( P
< 0.0001) in osteoarthritis symptoms after taking 500 mg Commiphora
mukul 3 times per day with food for 1 month. Singh BB, Mishra LC,
Vinjamury SP, Aquilina N, Singh VJ, Shepard N, "The effectiveness of
Commiphora Mukul for Osteoarthritis of the Knee: An Outcomes Study",
Altern Ther Health Med, 2003, 9:74-79.
- Manganese -
Deficiency appears to be a factor in bone loss and degenerative joint
conditions. Das A Jr, Hammad TA., "Efficacy of a Combination of
FCHG49 Glucosamine Hydrochloride, TRH122 Low Molecular Weight Sodium
Chondroitin Sulfate and Manganese Ascorbate in the Management of Knee
Osteoarthritis", Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2000 Sep, 8(5):343-50.
- Selenium -
show a relationship between low selenium and decreased joint
Jordan JM, Fang F, Arab L, "Low Selenium Levels are Associated with
Increased Risk for Osteoarthritis of the Knee", American College of
Rheumatology Annual Meeting, San Diego November 12-17, 2005. Abstract
- Zinc - Studies
have confirmed that zinc promotes healthy cartilage collagen.
Rosenberg K, "Cartilage Oligomeric Matrix Protein Shows High Affinity
Zinc-Dependent Interaction with Triple Helical Collagen", J Biol Chem.,
1998 Aug 7, 273(32):20397-403. Leppanen VM, "Crystal Structure of
the N-Terminal NC4 Domain of Collagen IX, a Zinc Binding Member of the
Laminin-Neurexin-Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (LNS) Domain Family", J
Biol Chem. 2007 Aug 10, 282(32):23219-30.
* Results do vary. Arthmender does not work the same way for
everyone. You might experience no improvement at all. If for some reason
are not completely satisfied after trying Arthmender for 4 months, we
will provide a 110%
refund - no
questions asked (our A+ Better Business Bureau Rating substantiates our
adherence to this guarantee policy).
Prescription Information: Arthmender is a
herbal supplement that does NOT require
a doctor's prescription. Arthmender is a 100% Herbal Extracts Only Formulation
comprised of the following botanicals that are considered safe for
human consumption by the regulatory authorities of the USA, Singapore,
and India: Commiphora
(Guggul), Ricinus Communis (Castor), Vitex Negundo (Chinese Chaste
Tree), Zingiber Officinale (Ginger), Withania Somnifera (Ashwagandha),
Boswellia Serrata (Indian Frankincense), Piper Longum (Long Pepper),
Trachyspermum Ammi (Ajowan), Cedrus Deodara (Deodar Cedar), Asparagus Racemosus
(Shatavari), Trigonella Foenum-Graecum (Fenugreek), and Ferula
Asa-Foetida (Asafetida). Arthmender does NOT contain any
Warning: Please be aware of the
of risks, side effects, and contraindications:
- Ajowan - can
cause nausea and headache.
- Ajowan, Asafetida,
and Ginger -
known to slow blood clotting. They can engender additive effects
with anticoagulant /
antipaltelet drugs like asprin, ibuprofen, naproxen, warfarin, and
- can stimulate the thyroid and should be taken with caution by people
- Castor and
Ginger - should not be consumed by pregnant women.
- Chinese Chaste
Tree - can diminish the absorption of paracetamol.
and Ginger - can lower blood sugar. If you are already taking
medications, monitor your blood sugar closely because your blood sugar
might go too low when Ginger and Fenugreek are taken in combination
- Ginger -
might reduce your blood pressure and cause your
blood pressure to drop too low or cause an irregular heartbeat when
taken in conjunction with high blood pressure medications like
nifedipine, verapamil, isradipine, and others.
- Guggul - can
cause headache and diminish the effectiveness of
cardiovascular drugs including diltiazem and proranolol. Ensure
you do not exceed the recommended daily dosage of Arthmender.
- Long Pepper - can cause stomach upset
which can be countered by taking
Arthmender with food.
counteract hormonal imbalances in your body. Use caution if you
taking medications for hormonal imbalances or undergoing hormone
Reactions - while the botanicals in Arthmender are
safe, there might be rare instances of allergic reaction. If you
experience any allergic reaction, please stop taking Arthmender
immediately to determine if Arthmender is the cause of the allergic
Risks: interactions with medication,
slowed blood clotting, thyroid stimulation, lowered blood sugar,
lowered blood pressure, allergic reaction.
Possible Side Effects: nausea, upset
Contraindications: anticoagulant /
antipaltelet drugs (like asprin, ibuprofen, naproxen, warfarin, and
others), hyperthyroidism, pregnancy, paracetamol, diabetes
blood pressure medications (like
nifedipine, verapamil, isradipine, and others), cardiovascular drugs
including diltiazem and proranolol, medications for hormonal
imbalances, hormone replacement therapy.
Dosage: One 500 mg capsule, twice
a day after meals. It is best to take one capsule in the mornings
after breakfast and one capsule in the evenings after dinner.
Time Frame: While Ayurvedic
Medicine does produce positive results in the short term, it typically
takes about 4 months for most benefits to be realized. We recommend you
try Arthmender for a period of 4 to 6 months to help promote healthy
Joint Function. This time frame is necessary to counteract
imbalances in your body that probably took 4 to 6 decades to transpire.
Optional: To get the best results
possible, we recommend that you participate in our Holistic
Program which is based on the approach
used by Ayurvedic doctors throughout India and regulated by India's
Food & Drug Administration. This healthcare approach works to
and balance the body, mind, and spirit to help prevent illness and
We recommend you
adopt the customized guidance provided to you for the
long-term because your heath
depends on proper diet and lifestyle foremost. While supplements
can help to promote good health, diet and lifestyle play an integral
role in engendering health improvements.
Watch the following video to gain better understanding of
Ayurvedic Medicine and the role it plays in promoting Joint
Health. Please contact
our heath advisors and Ayurvedic doctors with your questions and
Ayurvedic Health Care
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