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Ginsana®

Supports energy, endurance and physical performance

Ginsana

Are you feeling low on energy? Do you want to help improve your endurance and stamina?

If you’re looking to energise your body, Ginsana may be right for you.

Ginsana is a natural medicine that’s clinically proven to help support endurance and performance, especially during periods of increased demand or stress.1-20

Always read the label. Follow the directions of use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. 

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Ginsana has been shown to help:

Maintain & assist in general well-being

Maintain & assist in general well-being

Helps the body adapt to times of increased stress and demand to support optimal performance and recovery.2,4

Support physical performance

Support physical performance

Helps to increase endurance and shorten the recovery time after periods of increased physical demand 2,5-11

Improve energy levels & assist recovery from exertion

Improve energy levels & assist recovery from exertion

Helps to increase energy levels and optimise energy utilisation to help reduce tiredness 2,6,8-11

Research & Evidence

Ginsana: Key Ingredient

Ginsana contains G115®, a standardised ginseng extract from the root of Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer, more commonly known as ginseng. The specific extract used in Ginsana – known as G115® – has over 35 years of research and more than 15 clinical studies demonstrating how it can support health outcomes in different areas including energy and endurance levels.1,2

More about Panax ginseng
trials & studies
> 15 clinical studies2
> 35 years research2

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Our Source to Patient Philosophy

Why are the details important?

Natural medicines can vary considerably depending on the species of plant chosen, the way they are grown and harvested, and the extraction and production processes. So it’s essential to ensure the specific active ingredient in your product is the same as that researched in clinical trials.

In Ginsana, we take care to use the same specific extract (G115®) that's been proven in clinical studies to help support energy and endurance.2 That’s why you can be confident that Ginsana can offer the same benefits as demonstrated in the clinical trials.

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Using Ginsana

Recommended dosage & directions

Adults: take 2 capsules daily with breakfast or 1 capsule with breakfast and 1 capsule with lunch.

For best results, take Ginsana for4 weeks minimum.2

Ginsana is generally well tolerated and used by millions of people worldwide.

Some medicines and Ginsana 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 Ginsana.

More information is available in the FAQs below.

Always read the label. Follow the directions of use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional. 

Active ingredient
Panax ginseng (Panax ginseng G115®)

Each capsule of Ginsana contains 100 mg of the specific extract G115 which is equivalent to dry:
Panax ginseng root 212.5 mg standardised to ginsenosides 4 mg 

FAQs

Each Ginsana capsule contains the specific standardised G115 ginseng extract from the roots of Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer. G115, with a standardised amount of ginsenosides at a concentration of 4%. Therefore, you can be more confident that products with G115 can deliver the health outcomes demonstrated in clinical trials on this specific extract.

The cultivation of ginseng plants follows the international guidelines of the Good Agriculture Practice (GAP). After harvesting, only the 5-7 year old roots are processed via a standardised extraction method which is used to prepare the extract. Analytical controls ensure the absence of contamination. At the end of the extraction, the G115 is standardised and additional studies with the finished product (Ginsana) are carried out - to support its quality, tolerability and reliability. Ginsana is the result of more than 35 years of clinical research.2

It is recommended to take Ginsana regularly for at least 4 weeks. The benefits for some people are felt quite quickly, within hours, however for full benefits clinical results suggest taking Ginsana for up to 3 months.2,10 If you have specific questions about taking Ginsana, it is important to speak with a health professional.

Studies with pregnant or breastfeeding women are so far not available. In the absence of sufficient data, the use of Ginsana during pregnancy and lactation is not recommended. It is important to speak with a health professional if you have specific questions or concerns. 

Studies with children and adolescents are so far not available. In the absence of sufficient data, it is not recommended for children or adolescents. However, it is recommended you speak to your health care professional if you have specific questions or concerns.

Ginsana capsules need to be swallowed whole.

In a study of American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius), a different species of ginseng, the extract was shown to reduce the effect of anticoagulants. It is unknown if Panax ginseng could have similar effects as it has not been studied. Therefore, patients on blood thinning medications (medicines that increase the tendency to bleed), such as anticoagulants, should seek medical advice before starting treatment with Ginsana.

Ginsana has no gluten added.

Yes, Ginsana contains a small amount of lactose (136 mg for the daily dosage of 2 capsules).

Ginsana capsules do not contain any caffeine or stimulants.

Yes, Ginsana capsules contain a small amount of mannitol. 

If you are going to have surgery or dental procedures, tell your healthcare professional you have been taking Ginsana. It may increase the risk of bleeding and may affect other medicines used during surgery. It is recommended to stop Ginsana at least 2 weeks before surgery. However, it is important to discuss this with your healthcare professional, including your anaesthetist and surgeon.

Ginsana has no known effects in these situations.

Ginsana is available from naturopaths and selected health food stores. Go to the Where to buy button above and follow the instructions, you will be able to find a list of practitioners or health food stores who either stock Ginsana or will know how to order Ginsana.

References

  1. McKay, D. Alternative Medicine Review 2004; 9(1): 4-16. 
  2. Scaglione F et al. Evid Based Integrative Med 2005;2(4);195-206.
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