2016-02-21
Joybynature.com Team
Feb
21

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With a variety of nutrient supplements available in the market, it becomes exceedingly tough to choose the appropriate one. Based upon body needs, nutrient supplements  are classified into diverse categories, such as vitamins, amino acids, proteins etc. Each nutrient performs one or the other peculiar tasks within the body, hence quality of supplement’s dosage is equally necessary for proper consumption. A good quality supplement can enhance the conventional functioning of the body whereas a bad one can degrade it.

Here are a few parameters which would assist you in picking up the best quality supplement for your body.

  • Avoid tablets or liquid

Excipients (substances added to deliver consistency to dosage) constitute the rudimentary fragment of tablets, which are detrimental in the long run. Also, liquid supplements usually contain added preservatives and artificial coloring, thus diminishing its effectiveness.

Capsules can be treated as the best choice because they are made from raw components and thus proving beneficial.

  • Select additive free supplement

Additives are the constituents that are added majorly for enhancing productivity and manufacturing processes. Magnesium stearate, talc, stearic acid, etc. are some additives that extensively used in nutrient supplements. They affect not only the immune system but also the cardiovascular system of the body.

  • Search for G.M.P.

G.M.P. (Good Manufacturing Practices) is a facility that ensures that the manufacturing company had their products tested and approved. G.M.P. certified products are of best quality and hence should always be preferred.

  • Selecting tested supplements

There are many supplements in the market that do not have proper clinical trials.  Clinical trials are the most crucial operations that measure the effectiveness of the nutrient supplement 

  • Packaging

     Nutrient Supplements that are kept in dark colored or opaque bottles should be selected, because nutrients are highly reactive and tend to react to heat, light or air.

  • Labelling

A proper description of all the nutrients dwelling in the supplement is a must. For example, if a supplement containing calcium does not give a bonafide description of what kind of “calcium” it is, and then the supplement has some secrets within it! Such supplements should never be consumed, as they might be dangerous for life.

  • Reliable Manufacturers

     Many nutrient supplements use the name of a particular manufacturer and are sold by a third-party.  Reliable manufacturers, who have certified products available in the market, should be preferred over others.

Also, if a customer wants, then he/she can ask for the verification of the quality of the nutrient supplement from the manufacturer.

  A healthy body is the source of inspiration for every individual. Nutrient supplements   with the best quality serve as the optimal solution for nutrient insufficiency in the body. A proper scrutiny of all facts and figures related to supplements would always prove instrumental for appropriate operation.

     Click here , to browse through some of the best nutrient supplements that JBN has in store for you.

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