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Lactoferrin is a glycoprotein with powerful antioxidant properties.
  • One of the most active ingredients in colostrum (the first form of breast milk).
  • Helps regulate iron absorption and improve immune response.
  • Anti-fungal, anti-viral and anti-bacterial properties.
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Lactoferrin Supplement - Active Lactoferrin for the Immune System Health

Lactoferrin, a glycoprotein, is one of the most active components of colostrum (the first form of breast milk) and of whey. It is a powerful antioxidant which also has remarkable and unrivalled immuno-stimulant, antiviral and anti-microbial properties.

What is Lactoferrin?

Lactoferrin belongs to the cytokine family, which is responsible for coordinating the cells' immune response to infections and tumours. In healthy individuals, lactoferrin is concentrated at the orifices (mouth, nose, eyes), protecting them from infections.

It also works by binding to the iron around an infection, thus depriving it of a vital means of multiplying and growing - its affinity for iron is 3,000 times higher than that of serum transferrin: in the presence of lactoferrin, pathogenic bacteria are strongly inhibited, even eliminated. Iron bound to lactoferrin will then be re-circulated around the body for a prolonged period, helping to regulate iron metabolism in the case of either deficiency or excess.

What are the benefits associated with Lactoferrin capsules?

While many of lactoferrin's benefits originate from its affinity for iron, it has other, unrelated functions:

  • Directly stimulates the immune system.
  • Has direct anti-bacterial properties (on Escherichia coli, salmonella, staphyloccus aureus), anti-fungal properties (on Candida albicans) and even anti-viral properties, as it naturally stimulates the growth of bifidobacteria, natural killer cells and neutrophil activity. This triple action makes this remarkable compound an essential part of any immune support programme.
  • Stimulates the growth of 'good' intestinal flora.
  • Has direct antioxidant activity.
  • Helps control age-associated cell damage.

Buy Lactoferrin capsules to support the immune system.

Supplements that work in synergy with Lactoferrin

Lactoferrin is also used by sufferers of chronic fatigue syndrome and by those susceptible to iron deficiency (certain women, elderly people, vegetarians). Other powerful antioxidants that support lactoferrin are also available to buy at SuperSmart. Reishi extract, for example, is a fungus known for its antioxidant activity and multiple protective benefits. In addition, the anti-ageing formulation Resveratrol Synergy contains a selection of potent antioxidants which in particular include transresveratrol, quercetin and vitamin C.

Composition
Daily serving: 2 capsules
Number of servings per bottle: 30
Quantity per serving
Lactoferrin (extracted from whey proteins) 500 mg
Other ingredients: Acacia gum, white rice bran.

Warning: Contains milk.
Directions for use
Take one or two capsules a day, as required, or as advised by your therapist.
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ASENCIO MORENO Maricarmen
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Es bueno, pero claro, la eficacia aún la desconozco, es pronto para saber el efecto
Anne-Mie Rysman
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Lactoferrine is goede barriere tegen virale infecties, los van de maaltijd nemen.
DAUVISTER Robert
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le prix est élevé par rapport à la concurrence mais bonne qualité
VOGEL Guenter H
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für mich persönlich wichtiges Präparat
References
  1. Masson PL, Heremans JF, Dive C. An ironbinding protein common to many external secretions. Clinica Chimica Acta 1966 ; 14 : 735-9
  2. Masson PL, Heremans JF, Schonne E. Lactoferrin, an iron-binding protein in neutrophilic leukocytes. J Exp Med 1969 ; 130 : 643-58.
  3. Li Y, Limmon GV, Imani F, et al. Induction of lactoferrin gene expression by innate immune stimuli in mouse mammary epithelial HC-11 cells. Biochimie 2009 ; 91 : 58-67
  4. Legrand D, Pierce A, Elass E, et al. Lactoferrin structure and functions. Adv Exp Med Biol 2008 ; 606 : 163-94.
  5. Hassoun LA, Sivamani RK. A systematic review of lactoferrin use in dermatology. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2017;57(17):3632-3639. doi:10.1080/10408398.2015.1137859
  6. Moreno-Expósito L, Illescas-Montes R, Melguizo-Rodríguez L, Ruiz C, Ramos-Torrecillas J, de Luna-Bertos E. Multifunctional capacity and therapeutic potential of lactoferrin. Life Sci. 2018;195:61-64. doi:10.1016/j.lfs.2018.01.002
  7. Hao L, Shan Q, Wei J, Ma F, Sun P. Lactoferrin: Major Physiological Functions and Applications. Curr Protein Pept Sci. 2019;20(2):139-144. doi:10.2174/1389203719666180514150921

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