Doctor's Nutrition offers two exceptional Colostrum products:
- COLOSTRUM CHEWABLES (250 mg) A Chewable, Great Tasting Tablet
- COLOSTRUM CAPSULES (600 mg) A Special Enteric Coated Capsule
The pleasant tasting chewable tablet is recommended for use on GI tract problems and for children. Colostrum, taken as a chewable, seems to impart a greater utilization of the growth factors present due to contact with the increased acidity of the stomach.21 The enteric coated capsule is recommended for enhancing the immune response, infections and for joint problems. The enteric coating gives a higher degree of protection from stomach enzymes and greater level of immunoglobulins for assimilation.
The dosage of Colostrum depends on individual need, stress level and biochemical individuality. One cannot overdose on this pure, natural, health promoting product. It is suggested that for a maintenance program, a recommended level of 600-1200 mg daily would suffice. For serious infections, degenerative joint problems or gastrointestinal problems, a dose range of 1200-2400 mg may be suggested. Other problems would probably call for more moderate intake. The product is best taken on an empty stomach, either one hour before, or two hours after a meal.
Colostrum represents a product with multiple benefits to health, well being and regeneration. The various therapeutic factors in the product promote faster healing from many health conditions, including most infections, immune incompetence, gastrointestinal problems, allergies, inflammation, degenerative joint and connective tissue disorders. In addition, Colostrum offers proven growth stimulating factors which can enhance muscle mass development, wound healing, tissue repair of bone muscle, nerve fibers and joints. Colostrum also protects the lumen of the gut from pathogens and toxins. Colostrum represents a totally natural health promoting product that is finding its way into many areas of therapy to maintain and strengthen the immune system and to fight disease.