Enhances mental alertness and cognitive performance
A different way to enhance mental alertness and improve cognitive performance.
Gincosan is a formula for easing mental fatigue, supporting blood circulation and maintaining physical endurance.1-6 It is particularly useful in those who are mentally and physically fatigued due to lifestyle, work or study demands, and who may have difficulty concentrating and remembering information.
Gincosan contains the scientifically researched combined extract of Ginkgo biloba (GK501) and Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer (G115).1-6 This exclusive formula is produced using a standardised and validated extraction process.
Used worldwide to support brain function and healthy blood circulation particularly to the peripheral areas of the body such as legs, hands and feet.
These medicines may not be right for you. Read the warnings before purchase. These can be found in the dosage and directions sections of the product web pages. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.
Helps reduce mental fatigue and support healthy mental energy levels1,9
Supports mental alertness and concentration in times of increased demand2,3,5,6 e.g. new job
Aids memory, improving the retention of information and mental recall2,4,6
Gincosan contains a patented combination of specific extracts of Ginkgo biloba and Panax Ginseng C.A. Meyer. The specific standardised extracts used in Gincosan – known as GK501® and G115® – have been researched for over 30 years and this specific combination has been the subject of more than 7 clinical trials.1-6,9 This exclusive formula is produced using a standardised and validated extraction process.
Adults: Take one capsule with water after breakfast and one after lunch or as advised by your health professional.
Studies have shown that in times of increased demand, Gincosan can be taken on the day to support mental alertness and performance.3,5 Though effects may be seen within hours, it is recommended to take Gincosan for at least 4 weeks. Best results have been shown after 3 months of daily use. 2
Some medicines and Gincosan may interfere with each other. These include blood thinning medications such as anticoagulants. See your health professional if you plan to take any of the above medications before taking Gincosan.
More information is available in the FAQs below.
Contains lactose. If symptoms persist talk to your health professional.
Always read the label and follow the directions for use.
Each capsule contains concentrated dry extracts of:
• Ginkgo biloba (GK501) 60 mg equiv. to dry leaf 2.16 g stand. to ginkgo flavonglycosides 14.7 mg and ginkgolides & bilobalide 3.6 mg
• Panax ginseng (G115) 100 mg equiv. to dry root 212.5 mg stand. to ginsenosides 4 mg
Medicines with naturally sourced active ingredients can vary considerably depending on the species of plant chosen, the way it’s grown, harvested, and produced. Therefore, it’s essential to ensure the active ingredient in your product is the same type, and in the same quantity, as the one tested in clinical trials.
In Gincosan, we take care to use the same specific Ginkgo biloba and Panax ginseng extracts (combination of GK501 and G115) with the same specifications that have been researched in clinical studies to aid cognitive function and mental performance.1-6 That’s why you can be confident that Gincosan can offer the benefits demonstrated in the research.
Studies show that in times of increased demand, Gincosan can be taken on the day to support mental energy and performance.3 Though effects may be seen within hours, it is recommended to take Gincosan for at least 4 weeks. Best results have been shown after 3 months of daily use.
To experience full benefits it is recommended to take Gincosan for at least 3 months or as directed by your healthcare professional. 2
Contains lactose (55.5mg), and gelatine of bovine origin. No added gluten, wheat, soy, yeast, egg, sugar, salt, artificial flavourings, colours or preservatives.
Contains a small amount of glucose and mannitol.
Some medicines and Gincosan may interfere with each other. It is important to speak with a healthcare professional before starting Gincosan if you are taking prescription medications. Medical advice should also be sought before planned surgical or dental procedures.
Caution is advised in patients with bleeding disorders and for those on medications that may increase the risk of bleeding (ie. Warfarin and other anticoagulant, anti-platelet medication).
If you are unsure, speak to your health professional about whether Gincosan is right for you.
Yes, Gincosan capsules should be swallowed whole with water and not broken or chewed.
This medicine is not expected to affect your ability to drive a car or operate machinery.
Studies with pregnant or breastfeeding women are so far not available. In the absence of sufficient data, the use of Gincosan during pregnancy and lactation is not recommended. It is important to speak with a health professional if you have specific questions or concerns.
If you are going to have surgery or dental procedures, tell your health professional that you have been taking Gincosan. It may increase the risk of bleeding and may affect other medicines used during surgery.
It is recommended to stop Gincosan at least 2 weeks prior to surgery. However, it is important to discuss this with your healthcare professional, including your anaesthetist and surgeon.
For consumers: Gincosan is available from natural health practitioners, leading pharmacies and health food stores or can be ordered directly from us on our website.
If you prefer to find it in your area, click the Find Flordis button above and follow the instructions, you will be able to find a list of places close by that either stock it or will know how to order it in. Even if your local health food store or clinic is not on the list, most will be able to order Gincosan in for customers when requested.
Within health food stores and pharmacies, Gincosan products can be found within the professional services section or behind the pharmacist’s dispensary counter.
For health professional dispensaries: The Flordis range of integrative medicine can be ordered at most leading natural health care distributors. Learn more.
When taking a natural-based health product, it's important to pay attention to the recommended dose and check the evidence that supports this.