- Improves sleep quality and duration
- Enhances growth hormone release
- Supports immune system function
- Helps relieve tension and anxiety
"Love Rem Caps! Great product to use even on race night with no sluggish feeling the next morning!" -Debra
Product Detail & Benefits
In today's stressful world, it's oftentimes difficult to obtain adequate sleep. Athletes engaged in hard training especially need the benefits of sound sleep to allow their bodies to recover. Don't let an insufficient amount of quality sleep compromise your health and sabotage everything you've worked so hard to achieve in your training. REM Caps' nutrient combination allows you to reap the health and performance benefits of a more sound, restful, and productive sleep. If you're looking for a safe, effective sleep aid, look no further, just add REM Caps to your next order.
Valerian Root Extract - Valerian is perhaps the most widely used herb for help in dealing with nervousness, stress, anxiety and insomnia. Valerian may also be beneficial for proper circulation, maintaining healthy blood pressure, reducing mucus accumulation during colds, temporary relief of muscle cramps, and helping support healthy bowels.
Melatonin - Melatonin is a hormone that is naturally produced and secreted by the pineal gland, a tiny organ in the brain. Melatonin is responsible for regulating the biological rhythms in humans and is an effective aid to alleviate insomnia.
It is also a very powerful antioxidant. One well-known nutritionist has stated that melatonin is "one of the most powerful antioxidants ever discovered - with a greater range of effectiveness than vitamin C, vitamin E, or beta-carotene..." Another respected nutritionist writes, "melatonin neutralizes one of the most damaging free radicals, and does so five times more effectively than the antioxidant enzyme glutathione..." Due to its antioxidant benefits melatonin has been shown to be a powerful immune system stimulator, with the potential for helping to prevent certain cancers.
5-HTP (5-Hydroxy tryptophan) - 5-HTP is isolated from the seed of a plant called Griffonia simplicifolia and is a natural precursor of the hormone serotonin that, along with melatonin and valerian, helps to counteract insomnia. Along with melatonin, 5-HTP can also help enhance the release of growth hormone during sleep. In addition, several other low-serotonin-level conditions such as carbohydrate craving, nervous tension, and insomnia induced anxiety may be offset by the use of 5-HTP:
- Carbohydrate craving
- Tension and Migraine headaches
- Premenstrual syndrome
Enzyme Enhancement System - (proprietary blend of protease, amylase, cellulase, lipase, phytase) The aging process can deplete/diminish the amounts of digestive enzymes the body produces. Adding enzymes to products works with the body, replenishing what it no longer can provide, and help a person absorb and assimilate the maximal amount possible
One of REM Caps' components, Melatonin, in addition to being a powerful, yet safe sleep agent, is considered by many experts to be one of the most potent antioxidants ever discovered.
The capsules may have a slight odor due to the natural odors emitted from the Valerian Root Extract, which has the smell of a plant root just after it is pulled out of the ground. The product has in no way been compromised and is perfectly safe for consumption.
|Serving Size 1 capsule
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Valerian Root Extract||150mg||†|
|5-HTP (5-Hydroxy tryptophan)||25mg||†|
|Magnesium (as Amino Acid Chelate)||20mg||5%|
|Enzyme Enhancement System (EES - A proprietary blend of protease, amylase, cellulase, lipase, phytase)||19mg||†|
| * The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
|Other Ingredients: Stabilized Rice Bran, Vegetable Capsules (pullulan and water)|
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Fueling & Usage Tips
REM Caps—safe, effective solution for “the ultimate performance killer”
"Sleep deprivation goes hand in hand with overtraining, erratic training, and poor performances," says Nate Llerandi, a highly-respected coach who has called insomnia "the ultimate performance killer." Don't let lack of quality sleep sabotage your race performances and health! REM Caps' unique nutrient combination allows you to reap the health and performance benefits of a more sound, restful, and productive sleep, safely and naturally.more
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