Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals MACA is the newest addition to Hi-Tech's product line-up. This Maca formula is designed to increase libido, improve mood, and energy. Hi-Tech Maca contains 800mg per tablet and features Hi-Tech's patented Cyclosome Delivery for enhanced absorption.
Maca is a plant which has grown in popularity in recent years. This plant is native to Peru and is commonly available as a supplement in either powdered or capsule form as a dietary supplement. Maca Root has traditionaly been used for fertility, stamina, and sex drive. It's also commonly used for energy and to improve mood.
While Maca is often used for mood and energy Maca does not contain caffeine. Maca is a powder made from the root of the plant and is shown to nourish the body's endocrine systme and help us cope with stress. Maca energizes naturally despite not containing caffeine and without the negative side effects of caffeine.
Take a single tablet once or twice daily before a meal and with water, or as recommended by your healthcare provider.
Not to be used during pregnancy or lactation. If you have a medical condition or take pharmaceutical drugs, please consult with your doctor before using this product. Use only as directed on label.
Some women have found side effects of Maca include vaginal dryness, hot flashes, mood swings, and irritability.
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