{"id":370674958349,"title":"Melatonin","handle":"life-extension-melatonin-10-mg-60-capsules-n0997","description":"\u003cp\u003eMelatonin is naturally produced by your pineal gland. This important hormone also plays a critical function in your sleep-wake cycle.\u003c\/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eMelatonin releases from the pineal gland, reaching its peak at night to help maintain healthy cell health throughout the body.\u003csup\u003e82\u003c\/sup\u003e Secretion of melatonin declines significantly with age, as the pineal gland becomes calcified.\u003csup\u003e83\u003c\/sup\u003e Jet lag, shift work, and poor vision can disrupt melatonin cycles.\u003csup\u003e84-86\u003c\/sup\u003e Melatonin keeps our circadian cycle in tune.\u003csup\u003e87,88\u003c\/sup\u003e Not only does this hormone work to maintain cell health, it appears to regulate a system of self-repair and regeneration.\u003csup\u003e89-94\u003c\/sup\u003e As melatonin diminishes with age, our biological functions are impaired.\u003csup\u003e95,96\u003c\/sup\u003e Melatonin also has strong antioxidant properties. It directly scavenges both hydroxyl and peroxyl free radicals, and it does so more effectively than most other antioxidants. It also greatly potentiates the efficiency of other endogenous and exogenous antioxidants.\u003csup\u003e97\u003c\/sup\u003e Melatonin is especially important for protecting cellular DNA against peroxynitrite damage by inhibiting peroxynitrite free radical reactions.\u003csup\u003e98 \u003c\/sup\u003eSome research has found that melatonin increases the speed of falling asleep and adds to the quality of sleep in about 60% of people who use it.\u003csup\u003e99-102\u003c\/sup\u003e \u003ca href=\"#\" onclick=\"return menudropdown('references')\"\u003eReferences»\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\u003cdiv id=\"references\" style=\"display: none;\"\u003e82. Exp Gerontol. 2001 Jul;36(7):1083-100.\u003cbr\u003e 83. J Pineal Res. 1994 May;16(4):178-83.\u003cbr\u003e 84. J Pineal Res. 2011 Jan;50(1):1-7.\u003cbr\u003e 85. Bull Acad Natl Med. 2011 Oct;195(7):1527-46; discussion 1547-9.\u003cbr\u003e 86. Curr Med Chem. 2012;19(21):3508-22.87. Free Radic Res. 2002 Dec;36(12):1323-9.\u003cbr\u003e 88. J Endocrinol. 1981 Dec;91(3):467-75.\u003cbr\u003e 89. Surg Today. 2003;33(12):896-901.\u003cbr\u003e 90. J Oral Implantol. 2012 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print]\u003cbr\u003e 91. J Pineal Res. 2012 Oct;53(3):270-8.\u003cbr\u003e 92. Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov. 2011 May;5(2):100-8.\u003cbr\u003e 93. J Physiol Pharmacol. 2011 Oct;62(5):521-6.\u003cbr\u003e 94. J Pineal Res. 2012 Jan;52(1):62-70.\u003cbr\u003e 95. Maturitas. 2002 Apr 15;41 Suppl 1:S85-104.\u003cbr\u003e 96. Chronobiol Int. 2000 May;17(3):419-32.\u003cbr\u003e 97. Aging (Milano). Oct1995;7(5):340-51.\u003cbr\u003e 98. J Endocrinol Invest. 2006 Mar;29(3):281-7.\u003cbr\u003e 99. Sleep. 1996 Jun;19(5):423-31.\u003cbr\u003e 100. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 1995 May;57(5):552-8.\u003cbr\u003e 101. Actas Esp Psiquiatr. 2000 Sep-Oct;28(5):325-9.\u003cbr\u003e 102. J Clin Psychiatry. 2007 Feb;68(2):237-41.\u003c\/div\u003e\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #333333;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #666666; font-size: 8pt;\"\u003e*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2018-02-18T13:43:24","created_at":"2018-02-18T13:43:24","vendor":"Life Extension","type":"Capsules","tags":["Melatonin"],"price":2100,"price_min":2100,"price_max":2100,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":true,"all_variant_ids":[3822603042829],"variants":[{"id":3822603042829,"product_id":370674958349,"product_handle":"life-extension-melatonin-10-mg-60-capsules-n0997","title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"N0997","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"image_id":null,"available":true,"name":"Melatonin - Default Title","options":["Default Title"],"price":2100,"weight":93,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_quantity":6,"inventory_management":"shopify","inventory_policy":"deny","inventory_in_cart":0,"inventory_remaining":6,"incoming":false,"next_incoming_date":null,"taxable":true,"barcode":"737870331063"}],"available":true,"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2426\/0449\/products\/25037cee5336ba0f421c1dc45ce2ff64_f3ba9250-f498-4864-a1d8-bc6dcc3f2444.gif?v=1519268946"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2426\/0449\/products\/25037cee5336ba0f421c1dc45ce2ff64_f3ba9250-f498-4864-a1d8-bc6dcc3f2444.gif?v=1519268946","options":["Title"],"url":"\/products\/life-extension-melatonin-10-mg-60-capsules-n0997"}

Melatonin - 10 mg , 60 Capsules by Life Extension

Promotes Optimal Sleep*

  • Keeps circadian cycle in tune*
  • Helps prevent or reduce jet lag*
  • Strong antioxidant properties*
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