Though its exact mechanism of action in the brain is still unidentified, lithium has been shown in the research to boost neurotransmitter activity, including that of dopamine and serotonin, and to reduce the activity of the excitatory brain chemical glutamate. It also plays a role in the gene expression of natural detoxification enzymes in the brain, including glutathiones-transferase, offering important brain antioxidant protection, contributing to better cognitive health and memory. Other research has shown it to increase DHA in the brain, and even to promote cognitive longevity. Lithium orotate is the lithium salt of orotic acid, commonly used to boost mood. This formulation of Lithium Orotate includes 10 mg per capsule for a wide range of protocols. Lithium orotate is the lithium salt of orotic acid and is commonly used to promote a positive mood. In addition to supporting a healthy outlook and emotional wellness, low dosages of lithium orotate have been shown in research to support the brain’s natural detoxification process, provide antioxidant support, and promote the natural balance of neurotransmitters in the brain.
Servings PerContainer: 60
Suggested Use: 1 capsule per day or as recommended by your health care professional.
Amount Per Serving:
- Lithium (as orotate) … 10 mg
Other Ingredients: Natural vegetable capsules, may contain one or more of the following: Calcium Silicate, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose and Silicon Dioxide.
Does Not Contain: Allergens derived from: Gluten, corn, yeast, artificial colors and flavors.
Caution: This product should not be used to replace any anti-depressant medication, including prescription forms of lithium, unless under the direction of a qualified health care practitioner. Lithium should not be used by individuals with significant renal or cardiovascular diseases, severe debilitation or dehydration, or sodium depletion, or by individuals who are taking diuretics or ACE inhibitors. Consult your doctor before use if you are taking anti-hypertensive drugs, anti-inflammatory drugs, analgesic drugs or insulin. Lithium should not be used by pregnant women and breast-feeding mothers. Serum lithium levels should be monitored by a qualified health care provider during use. Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant, nursing, taking other nutritional supplements, or taking medication, consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of the reach of children. This product was sealed for your protection. Do not use if outer neck/bottle seal is damaged or missing.
Storage: Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
*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.