Indole-3-Carbinol Overview Beyond simple vitamins and minerals, vegetables provide us with beneficial compounds called phytochemicals. Indole-3-Carbinol from NOW is a concentrated, potent source of a valuable phytochemical. Indole-3-Carbinol, or I3C, is naturally found in vegetables like cabbage and broccoli. It’s a powerful antioxidant and may protect cells and DNA against chemical damage.
I3C is especially valuable in balancing hormone levels, helping cells grow and repair at normal rates. Its hormone supporting function is currently being studied for its potential in cancer prevention. This supplement also contains Flax seed extract, providing additional antioxidants and phytochemicals. Flax lignans also help maintain hormone levels, which supports healthy function of reproductive organs, as well as aiding skin and bone health and preventing hair loss. Indole-3-Carbinol Description
Indole-3-Carbinol (I3C) is a naturally occurring phytochemical found in cruciferous vegetables such as cabbage, broccoli, and kale. NOW I3C provides powerful antioxidant protection, helping to prevent cellular damage caused by free radicals. In addition, I3C can help to maintain healthy normal hormonal balance, for both men and women and therefore may support the health of the breast, prostate, and other reproductive organs. I3C is also known to support the liver’s detoxification processes with the highest level of Flax Lignans available, which are also beneficial in supporting healthy normal hormone balance.