Vitamin E is renowned as one of the best antioxidants by both scientists and healthcare providers. A major function of vitamin E is to help create the body's most important antioxidant, glutathione, and these two nutrients have closely related actions in the body to reduce oxidative damage.
A large body of research and clinical experience has shown the importance of vitamin E in diabetes, liver disease, heart disease, cancer, and brain function.
Research also suggests that those with hemochromatosis may be naturally low in vitamin E and could therefore benefit from vitamin E supplementation!
Since vitamin E is known to be a powerful antioxidant, researchers in the 1990's started to ask the question: "What is the connection between levels of vitamin E and iron overload in people with hemochromatosis?"
Multiple studies examined the connection between vitamin E levels and iron overload and the same pattern showed up over and over.
People with hemochromatosis and iron overload also had lower levels of vitamin E.
Their vitamin E levels in both their blood and in their liver were lower than that of people with normal levels of iron.
Research shows that when a person with hemochromatosis goes through the process of depleting their iron (using medication, diet, and/or phlebotomy), the body's natural levels of vitamin E actually improve. Just removing iron causes levels of vitamin E to rise!
Vitamin E supplements restore vitamin E levels and reduce signs of oxidation in hemochromatosis patients with high iron and low vitamin E resulting in improved health.
What all this seems to suggest is that those with hemochromatosis may be naturally low in vitamin E and could potentially benefit from vitamin E supplementation!
Not all vitamin E supplements are created equally, so the specific kind of vitamin E that you supplement with is actually quite important to understand.
In the real world, vitamin E doesn't exist as an isolated d-alpha molecule, but rather in this mixed grouping. Mixed tocopherols and tocotrienols most closely match what is used by our bodies and give the best results.
Hemochromatosis Help's Vitamin E Complete is a truly unique formula that provides powerful nutritional support when facing iron overload. You will receive comprehensive vitamin E nutrition thanks to a full-spectrum formula including the alpha, beta, gamma, and delta tocopherol and tocotrienol forms that are missing in other vitamin E supplements!
To receive the most complete antioxidant benefit from vitamin E, you need both tocopherols and tocotrienols!
For an even greater effect, Vitamin E complete can be combined with Hemochromatosis Help’s Green Tea Capsules, Milk Thistle Supreme, and Turmeric for the best antioxidant coverage ever created to help those with iron overload.
Be sure to check out the Hemochromatosis Help Antioxidant Bundle for more information.
Note: Vitamin E Complete is available for purchase and shipping both in the United States and Internationally.
Suggested Use: 1 capsule daily
Does not contain: Wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, soy protein, dairy products, fish, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, ingredients derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs), artificial colors, artificial sweeteners, or artificial preservatives.