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Geranylgeraniol

Geranylgeraniol (GG) is an endogenous nutrient in our body that declines as we age. It is essential for protein synthesis and the production of testosterone, progesterone, CoQ10 and MK4. It may also help with the management of sarcopenia. Extracted from the annatto plant, GG-Gold® replenishes GG levels lost due to aging or pharmaceutical drugs (cholesterol-lowering statins in particular). Daily use of GG-Gold® will help promote normal energy levels and allow you to age gracefully.

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Muscle Protein Synthesis

Age-related losses of muscle mass and strength are major contributors to reduced quality of life and loss of independence for older individuals. Research suggests that replenishing GG exogenously can maintain muscle health and function.

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CoQ10 Synthesis

GG acts as a building block to promote normal CoQ10 levels with statin application, restore mitochondrial function and support healthy muscles in a synchronous approach.

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Bone Health

Vitamin K is needed for proper functioning of proteins that deposit calcium into bones and teeth while inhibiting calcification of soft tissues such as blood vessels, kidney, gallbladder and joints. Supplementation with GG may be a helpful strategy to replenish stores of this essential nutrient and ensure the preservation of its arterial and bone health benefits.

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Hormone Regulation

Decline in testosterone has been linked to chronic diseases and shortened life expectancy. In testis-derived cells, GG was shown to help steroidogenesis, promoting not only testosterone synthesis, but also synthesis of its precursor, progesterone.

Interested in formulating with GG-Gold®?

Thank you for your interest in formulating with American River Nutrition’s ingredients. We understand trying, testing, and evaluating our ingredients is critical to your research, development, and production processes. Samples of GG-Gold® are available for business evaluation purposes.

Please note: Samples are not for individual use. If you would like to purchase a finished product, please visit the brands that formulate with GG-Gold® in their products.