Red Yeast Rice is our yeast (Monascus purpureus) product containing several compounds collectively known as monacolins, which are substances shown by clinical studies to support healthy blood lipids already in the normal range.* The red yeast rice in this product is USDA-certified organic, and it is grown in the U.S. Designs for Health takes great care to assay our red yeast rice to ensure undetectable levels of citrinin and appropriate levels of naturally occurring monacolin compounds, especially monacolin K. Red Yeast Rice may support the health of the arterial lining.*
Recommended Use: Take 2 capsules per day in the evening, preferably right before bed, or as directed by your health-care practitioner.
This product may contain soy.
This product contains 1.2 grams of organic red yeast rice per serving derived from U.S. grown Monascus purpureus, a yeast that contains several compounds collectively known as monacolins. Research shows that monacolins may support overall cardiovascular health.*
The red yeast rice in this product is USDA certified organic and non-GMO and is grown in the U.S. Designs for Health takes great care to assay our red yeast rice to assure that there are undetectable levels of a common fungal contaminant known as citrinin, as well as substantial levels of naturally-occurring monacolin compounds.
Recommended Use: Take two capsules per day in the evening, preferably before bed, or as directed by your health care practitioner.
Do not use if you are pregnant, may become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
Those with soy allergies or sensitivities may be advised to not take this product as it may contain soy.
Consult with your health care practitioner if you are currently taking a statin medication.
RYR may reduce levels of CoQ10 and vitamin K, which may increase the risk of adverse effects seen with medication use such as gastrointestinal distress, myalgias, hepatitis, myopathies, rash, peripheral neuropathies, and central nervous system effects.*
To support optimal cardiovascular health, consider combining Red Yeast Rice with any of the Designs for
Health coenzyme Q10 products such as CoQnol™ 100 mg, CoQnol™ 200 mg, Q-Evail® 100, or Q-Evail® 200.
Red Yeast Rice may support the health of the cardiovascular system in the following ways:*
• Helps support healthy metabolic processes
• Potentially curbs the growth of certain microbes that over time may naturally become present in the cardiovascular system
• Supports a healthy inflammatory response and protects against the damage caused by oxidative stress, thereby supporting arterial health
• Promotes healthy blood sugar metabolism
• Helps support healthy weight management and body composition
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Notes: You should consult a licensed health care professional before starting any supplement, dietary, or exercise program, especially if you are pregnant or have any pre-existing injuries or medical conditions.