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Metagenics Essential Defense

Essential Defense®
Immune Support

Recommendations: Two tablets every half hour as needed or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Non-GMO, Gluten Free and Vegetarian

30 Tablet Bottle   $21.00 
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Product Description: Essential Defense is an enhanced classic Chinese formula, known as yín qiáo san, traditionally used to provide immediate immune support, especially following a sudden temperature change.*


  • Delivers the warming properites of ginger*
  • Immune health support enhanced with isatis*
A 5:1†† proprietary extract of:   1,000 mg
     Forsythia Fruit (Forsythia suspensa)  
     Japanese Honeysuckle Flower (Lonicera japonica)  
     Platycodon Root (Platycodon grandiflorum)  
     Burdock Fruit (Arctium lappa)  
     Chinese Mint Leaf (Mentha haplocalyx)  
     Chinese Licorice Root (Glycyrrhiza uralensis)  
     Fermented Soybean (Glycine max)  
     Schizonepeta Herb (Schizonepeta multifida)  
     Lophaterum Leaf (Lophaterum gracile)  
     Dyer's Woad Root (Isatis tinctoria)  
     Ginger Rhizome (Zingiber officinale)  

Other Ingredients:
Microcrystalline cellulose,croscarmellose sodium, cellulose, stearic acid (vegetable), silica, and coating (hypromellose, medium chain triglycerides , and hydroxypropylcellulose).

Contains: Soy.

This product is non-GMO, gluten free, and vegetarian.

Warning: Do not use if pregnant or nursing.

Caution: If taking medication, please consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of the reach of children.

Storage: Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.

†Equivalent to 5000 mg raw, dried, unprocessed herbs.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat cure, or prevent any diseases.

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