Composition and indication
ARTECHOL®© is a unique association between red yeast rice and a bacteria, Lactobacillus Rhamnosus Lipo671®. ARTECHOL®© contributes balanced cholesterol level.
Rice powder fermented using red yeast, 400mg (standardized to 3.0% of monacolin K = 12 mg/caps.), FructoOligoSaccharide 20 mg, Lactobacillus rhamnosus Lipo671® 15,6 mg.
Bulking agents : maltodextrin.
Stabilizer : magnesium stearate.
Acidity regulator : calcic carbonate.
Antioxidant : ascorbic acid 1.2mg.
Capsule: gelatin, E171, E110, E122.
Mechanisms of action and specifications of the product
Quality of the product
Each batch of ARTECHOL®© is tightly controlled to ensure a market product of high and reliable quality product.
Security of the patient
ARTECHOL®© is standardized to 3%, which means that each ARTECHOL®© capsule contains exactly 12mg of monacolin K (for dose conformity with European conform references).
ARTECHOL®© contains 90% of acid form of monacolin K and 10% of lactone monacolin K. The dominance of the acid form of monacolin K allows for better tolerance by the patient (less side effects).
A clinically proven efficacy
Clinical study, conducted in Belgium and published in 2013 demonstrated the efficacy and excellent tolerance of ARTECHOL®©
Reference of the study : "Effect of a preparation of red yeast rice (ARTECHOL®©) in a cohort of patients with dyslipidemia treated by general practitioners". Descamps O. Louvain Med. 2013; 132 (4): 149-154.
1 capsule per day at bedtime.
ARTECHOL®© can be used continuously with no interruption.
Precautions of use
Do not consume ARTECHOL®© together with grapefruit juice. ARTECHOL®© is not recommended for pregnant or breastfeeding women and persons under 18 years old. The product is not designed for people with normal cholesterol levels. Ask your doctor if you are taking other cholesterol-lowering medicines.
Do not exceed the recommended daily dose. Should not be used as a substitute of a varied, well-balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Food supplement to keep out of reach of young children.
ARTECHOL®© exists in boxes of 30, 60 and 90 capsules.
Ask your physician or pharmacist for advices