Inositol has applications in the treatment of depression, anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, PMS, and fibroid tumors.3 It also helps promote restful sleep if taken before bed. Inositol promotes liver health, and works especially well when taken along with phosphatidyl choline. Inositol is a pleasant, mildly sweet tasting powder that dissolves instantly in water. Summit’s Inositol Powder is 100% pure. (Inositol is contraindicated in ADHD and schizophrenia) Benefits of Inositol include: Promotes brain wellness Promotes restful sleep Inositol helps prevent hardening of the arteries, metabolizes fat and cholesterol, removes fats from the liver, and is important in the formation of lecithin.8 Inositol also helps promote healthy hair and skin. It helps lower cholesterol levels and it aids in the prevention of excema. Promotes female hormone health Helps alleviate depression and anxiety Useful in treating obsessive-compulsive disorder Clinical Applications of Inositol: Restful sleep/anxiety: 1-2g per day Depression: 12g per day Panic Attacks: 12g per day Alzheimer’s: 6g per day Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: 18g per day **Contraindications: ADHD, schizophrenia Depression and Serotonin Disorders Inositol also helps maintain healthy serotonin metabolism, and by so doing helps treat many conditions that involve poor serotonin function, including depression, agoraphobia, panic disorder, and obsessive compulsive disorder. Heart Health Inositol helps prevent hardening of the arteries, metabolizes, fat and cholesterol, removes fats from the liver, and is important in the formation of lecithin.8 Cell Nutrition Inositol’s primary function is in cell membrane structure and integrity. Along with choline, it may help in brain cell nutrition. It is especially important for the cells of the bone marrow, eye tissue, and intestines.10 A Natural Prozac Autism Research Review International 1997, V.11 No. 2, p1 A recent study in the American Journal of Psychiatry indicates that the B vitamin inositol can be as effective in treating Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) as powerful drugs such as Prozac and Luvox.
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