What is Harvest Naturals Black Ant Powder?
Harvest Naturals Black Ant Powder derives from a variety of ant known as the Polyrhachis Ant or Polyrhachis Vicina. The Polyrhachis Ant is a genus of ant found in Africa, Asia, and Europe. Polyrhachis is commonly used in traditional Chinese medicine and has been used in a variety of tonics and foods for its medicinal properties. Polyrhachis contains amino acids, minerals, Vitamin E, and superoxide dismutase, or SOD. Concerning the amino acids, 18 were found in total, and the most prominent were glutamic acid, glycine, aspartic acid, alanine, leucine, proline, and tyrosine.
Potential Benefits may Include:
- Supports Increased Strength †
- Antioxidant Support †
- Liver & Kidney Support †
How Does Harvest Naturals Black Ant Powder Work?
Black Ant is rich in ecdysterone, a hormone in insects similar to the structure of testosterone. Ecdysterone is responsible for metamorphosis in arthropods. Black Ant contains 42%-67% protein. Black Ant may also provide Adenosine Tri-Phosphate, or ATP, a compound that delivers energy to muscles. In addition to the above potential benefits, Black Ant extract has a history in Chinese medicine as a premium "Qi Tonic" potentially more potent than ginseng. In Chinese herbalism, it is suggested that Black Ant may be beneficial for liver and kidney support.† Also, it is purported that Black Ant may possess anti-inflammatory benefits.
Directions & Allergens
As a dietary supplement, take 4 leveled scoops (~2 grams) mixed with 6 - 8 ounces of water or suitable beverage. Taken 1 - 2 times daily or as directed by your qualified health professional.
This product contains no Soy, Dairy, Dairy byproducts, Eggs, Fish, Shellfish, Wheat, Gluten, Tree Nuts, or Sesame Seeds.
This is a NON-GMO ingredient manufactured using organic starting ingredients.
Store in a cool, dry place. Re-seal zipper immediately after use to preserve freshness.
Statements & Warnings †
† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any diseases.
Keep out of the reach of children. Do not take this or any other supplement if under the age of 18, pregnant or nursing a baby, or if you have any known or suspected medical conditions and/or taking prescription drug(s) or OTC medication(s). Always consult with a qualified health physician before taking any new dietary supplement.