Formulas and Active Ingredients

Live lactic cultures and probiotics

Formulas with geno-classified probiotics that are devoid of allergens (glutine, soy, lactose) and have prebiotic inulin in a gastro-resistant capsule that permits the live lactic cultures to be released into the intestine to colonize.

Laxatives and intestinal regulators

Capsules and tablets do not contain sugar, lactose or glutine and have a base of specific natural extracts. Liquids and non-alcoholic syrups to prevent gas and abdominal tension.

Tonics and replenishers

Pro-energy, vitamin and mineral supplements in liquid and solid forms.

Immune system

Sunactive ®Zn based formulas with immunostimulant properties, contain highly bioavailable Zinc, immunomodulator properties and anti-oxidants, B Vitamins and Vitamin C.


Formulas based with: Red fermented rice which is produced by fermenting rice with Monascus Purpureus red yeast. Fish oil rich in Omega-3. Nopal to slow the rate of absorption of lipids and to selectively reduce LDL cholesterol. Gamma Oryzanol to reduce total blood protein concentration and LDL’s. Folic acid to reduce homocysteine levels in the blood. Lycopene for its anti-oxidant properties.

Mucolytics and expectorants

Unique granular, liquid or syrup formulas that have mucolytic, bronchial secretion thinning, disinfectant and anti-bacterial effects.

Hepatic protectors, cleansing, digestive

Fructolysat ® based non-alcoholic liquids without no added sugar. Juices are produced utilizing a patented method called ‘flash-extraction’ which allows the transfer of active ingredients, vitamins, minerals, trace minerals, and uses fructooligosaccharide as the base of extraction (a prebiotic action). Solid supplement bases are exatracts of dried Artichoke, Milk Thistle (carduus marianus), Dandelion (taraxacum offficinale), Leafflower (phyllanthus) and Green Tea. Phosphatidylcholine is derived from soy lecithin.


Specific formula bases are cypress (cupressus), quercetin and black raspberry and are produced in solid, liquid and granular forms.

Multivitamins and minerals

Standardized formulas for tablets or capsules have a base of Calcium, Magnesium and Zinc for bone maintenance.

Microcirculation and movement

Formulations with a base of Cypress, Black Raspberry, Indian Pennywort (centella asiatica), Quercetin and Bioflavinoids useful in cases of inflammation regarding vein circulation, inflammation of the skin and mucous membranes and phlebitis.


Non-alcoholic liquids contain a base of plant juices that have purifying, slimming and drainage effects and can be mixed cold or hot and stabilized. Cacti-Nea™: Indian fig extract and contains Indicaxanthin to eliminate toxic radicals derived from the degradation of biological lipids. Carnipure™ tartrate: aids cells in energy production and the elimination of fatty acids in tissues. Citrin K ®: Gambooge extract to impede the conversion of glucose into fats.

Weight control

Formula bases effective in stimulating the metabolism without the addition of Chromium: Chitosan and extracts of Gymnema Sylvestre and Buckthorn. Conjugated Linoleic Acid that aids balance between lean body mass and fat; controls fatty acid metabolism. Xellex®: standardized Acacia extract to diminish hunger sensations. Fucoxanthin: is a Wakame seaweed extract that reduces fat reserves. Green Select™ Phytosoma (phytosome) ® is a standardized green tea extract that is prominently bioavailable. Aids in thermogenesis processes.

Nervous system

Melatonin tablets from 1-5 mg and also slow release. Formulas with a principle base of Valeriana, Passion Flower, Common Hop, Magnolia Vine and Rhodiola. Non-alcoholic liquids contain a base of natural extracts from Chamomile, Passion Flower, Lemon Balm and Poppy. All products can be used by adults and children.

Lipid metabolism

DHA (Omega-3 polyunsaturated fats), Borage oil (rich in Omega-6, useful for improving conditions of dyslipidemia).

Carbohydrate metabolism

The standardized use of dry extracts of Banabá, Gymnema Sylvestre, Faseolamina (glycoprotein) to treat hypoglycemic effects. Banabá’s principle ingredient is corosolic acid which is useful to facilitate cellular uptake of glucose, while Gymnema Sylvestre, thanks to its Gymenemic acids that are similar to sucrose, inhibits the absorption of sugar at the intestinal level.

Oxidative stress

The use of anti-oxidant substances like Vitamin A and Beta-Carotene, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Selenium, Coenzyme Q10, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Lycopene, Astaxanthin and Rice Bran Protein to combat damage provoked by free radicals.


Formulas of Soy Isoflavone and Fennel base that are rich in phytoestrogens. Magnesium is a useful mineral in neurochemical transmission and to combat against mood swings and the imbalances associated with menopause. Calcium and Vitamin D to prevent osteoporosis problems typical of menopause.

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Formulas containing a base of Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, Vitamin D (a deficiency during pregnancy would seem to be associated with Pre-eclampsia), Iodine (useful in the correct development of the nervous system of the fetus because it is fundamental for the synthesis of the thyroid hormones), Omega-3 Fatty Acids (useful during pregnancy for the development of the fetus and during breastfeeding), Vitamin B6, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3 and Vitamin B5 which are all indispensable for numerous metabolic reactions.

Skin and skin appendages

Tablets or capsules with a base of Collagen, Elastin, Sodium hyaluronate to aid trophism of tissues, dermis and the epidermis. The use of anti-oxidants to counter-act skin aging caused by free radicals. Non-alcohol based creams of Arnica, Pot Marigold, Chamomile, Malva.

Urogenital system

Formulas containing a base of Saw Palmetto, Nettle, Pumpkin seed, Red Clover (prevents disturbances connected to the prostate through hormonal modulation prompted by Phytoestrogens), Cranberry (to counteract recurring urinary tract infections and for the symptomatic treatment of cystitis), Bearberry, Goldenrod, Vitamin E and Lycopene (for their anti-oxidant properties) and Zinc.

Osteoarticular system

Formulas containing a base of Shark cartilage and Glucosamine useful for pain and stiffness in people with Osteoarthritis or joint inflammation. Dry extracts contain Devil’s Claw, Filipendula ulmaria (Meadowsweet) and Willow.

Respiratory system

Syrups contain a base of: Marshmallow, for its mucilage properties. Natural plant extracts for their expectorant, bronchospasm, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, bronchospasmolytic, mucolytic, bronchial secretion thinning and antipyretic effects. Propolis based solid and liquid nutritional supplements. Pure propolis extract is produced starting with rough raw material taken directly from trees using the MAEF™ method. The raw propolis is then put through a highly efficient process of maceration where the pure propoli extract is enriched and concentrated with active ingredients. No aspect of the natural raw material is altered and the classic protocol extraction conditions are optimized. Supplements for 3 years old and younger children are alcohol-free.

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