Product Questions

Is color change in urine normal for patients taking DIM Avail?

DIM supplements or DIM-rich foods can change the color of your urine. The darkened urine, as a result of DIM intake, is often tea-colored or dark brown.

What is in the NatureFolate™ blend?

NatureFolate™ is a blend of natural folates including those from spinach. The folate forms found in NatureFolate are 5-

I am an existing Customer, how do I get help?

For all issues and inquiries relating to existing accounts and orders or are an existing customer and have a technical issue, please sign into

Why is there a Prop65 Warning on the label?

Why is there a Prop 65 warning label on this product?   1. Proposition 65 is a California law that requires a warning on any products containing

What is the recommended GI Revive dosage?

One tablespoon daily is the recommended dosage. You can double that dosage if you would like and it is best taken on an empty stomach.

Does Designs for Health products have expiration dates?

Products are good to use within two years of the manufacture date.  

What are the Arthroben side effects?

Please see the attached article Dr. Brady wrote on this issue. When you are taking any botanicals, there is a chance that a small percent of the

I was wondering if you had a protocol that you recommend for SIBO? Thanks

The phages (cocktail) included in Probiophage-DF are very selective/targeted to E-coli and are most useful in SIBO caused by this organism (one

If i'm a Vegan can I take Inositol, N-Acetyl Cysteine, and Tryptophan

Our Inositol and N-Acetyl-Cysteine are vegan. They are synthetic. We do not have a Tryptophan product but we do have 5-HTP, which is synthetic. These

What are the uses for PharmaGABA?

In traditional medicine it is thought that GABA will not pass through the blood brain barrier, so taking it orally should not have an effect on mood.

How to best take GI-Revive powder?

GI Revive is best taken on an empty stomach. As far as doing, please contact your healthcare provider for product recommendations. We are professional

What is the source of the vegetable cellulose in your prducts?

The vegetable cellulose is simply the vegetable capsule sourced from North American trees. There is no corn in this product. 

Why was magnsium oxide added to the magnesium glyicinate chelate product?

This is a buffered magnesium product and always has been. Just recently however, we have been to disclosed to the buffering agent, hence the Mg oxide

what is MTHFR enzyme info for NatureFolate - 5-MTHF and 5-FTHF

NatureFolate™ is a blend of natural folates including those from spinach. The folate forms found in NatureFolate are 5-

Do you have a wheat free/corn free/soy free/dairy free Calcium supplement with Magnesium?

Our Calcium Malate Chelate, Cal/Mag 1:1, and Cal/Mag 2:1 supplements are free of wheat, corn, soy, and dairy. Thanks.

Does the Acnutrol™ capsules have any side affects such as hair thinning and hair loss?

There have been no reports of any adverse events or side effects.

What is the shelf life of Pharma Gaba?

We recommend to discard product two years after the manufacture date.

Is GI Revive safe to use in pregnancy?

Safety during pregnancy and breastfeeding has not been established. Please consult your practitioner. We do not recommend our products containing

What is the maximim dosage recommeded for GI Microb X?

We typically use GI Microb-X at 2 capsules TID between meals for one month. Please contact your healthcare professional for personal recommendations.

What is the shelf life of GI-Revive powder?

Two years after the manufacture date.

Can acetyl glutathione be taken with food?

S-acetyl-glutathione can be taken with or without food. The absorption should not be affected either way. I have no research supporting it crossing the

Why does the label say "Not for sale in California?"

Proposition 65 is a California law that requires us to use different labeling on some of our products in CA.  This does not mean that the product

Is your GABA a phenylated GABA form?

In traditional medicine it is thought that GABA will not pass through the blood brain barrier, so taking it orally should not have an effect on

Is Osteoben gluten free?

There is no gluten, dairy, sugar or soy in Osteoben. The genistein is coming from a botanical source (Sophora japonica).

What is the expiration date of Emulsi-D3 daily drops?

Our products maintain their purity and potency for 2 years after the manufacture date.

Do you still have Magnesium Glycinate Chelate?

Yes, we have changed the name Magnesium Glycinate Chelate to Magnesium Buffered Chelate to more accurately describe the formula. This is a

Do you have Magnesium Taurate?

We do not have magnesium taurate in our line. We have several other great magnesium products such as Magnesium Malate Chelate, Magnesium Buffered Chelate,

When can a person notice any benefit when taking Arthoben?

Research with Fortigel® and Verisol® showed significant effectiveness at about 3 months, but results continue to improve at 6, 12, 24mo, as

How does a person take the Arthroben product?? I couldn't find the ingredients information.

Take 1 1/2 tbsp. daily or directed by your healthcare provider. It is best taken on an empty stomach. 

What type of phages are in your PrePhage for Probiophage?

PrePhage blend consists of: Myoviridae T4D, Myoviridae LH01, Siphoviridae LL5, Myoviridae LL12. Please contact your healthcare

What is the GI microb-x dosage?

The serving size is one capsule, however, dosing varies significantly depending on the application.

Is Tapioca Dextrin in Paleocleanse Paleo-friendly?

Tapioca dextrin is a plant starch and vegetable cellulose is a plant fiber. These are not sugars. In addition, these are listing in "other

Do you have any unflavored Paleocleanse powders?

Flavoring

Is GI-Revive safe with a shellfish allergy?

If you have a shellfish allergy, I would not take GI-Revive. You can take L-Glutamine powder and Aloe 200x or L-Glutamine powder and GastroMend-HP. 

Can you recommend a product?

We are professional line only. Please contact your healthcare provider for product recommendations. We cannot offer individualized clinical advice or

Is MSM Powder safe with a sulfur sensitivity?

MSM provides organic sulfur and is a nutrient. Sulfa-based drugs, also known as sulfonamides, do not occur naturally and are used as antibiotics. The

What is the expiration of your products?

We typically recommending discarding product after two years of the manufacture date. These are still safe to consume, however, they may have lost some of

Can I take GI Microb X during breastfeeding?

No, do not take during pregnancy or with breastfeeding. There is not enough research on this.

Is B-Supreme vegetarian?

Yes, B-supreme is vegetarian.

What are the differences between PaleoMeal, PurePaleo and Whey Cool protein shakes?

PaleoMeal is a nutrient-rich meal supplement designed to promote an optimal intake of protein, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals needed for

What is the standard Product Shelf Life?

Discard after two years of the manufacture date. There is nothing harmful with the product, however, cannot guarantee potency after 2 years

Ingredients in Arthroben?

No. Arthroben only contains flavocoxid (a botanical source) and collagen peptides (a bovine source). 

Is GI-Revive gluten free

Yes. 

Probiotic Synergy Refrigeration

It should be refrigerated to maintain its purity and potency. It will still be effective for some time at room temperature, however, it will not stay at

Does Probiophage-DF needs to be refrigeration?

Yes, Probiophage-DF should be refrigerated to maintain its potency. 

What are the floramyces ingredients?

No, there is no rice flour in our product. Amazon is not an authorized seller of our products, so we can not guarantee anything sold on Amazon. .

Are you still making Q-Avail VS 200?

Yes, the name was changed to Q-Evail 200 mg. 

How much magnesium is in one dose of MagneGel?

There is 150mg of magnesium in 1/4 teaspoon of MagneGel.

How does Paleo cleanse plus differ from your 14 day detox cleanse?

The new product, PaleoCleanse Plus is more simplified and convenient.  We still have the old one for those you like that and want to continue to use

Do you have cod liver oil?

We do not have cod liver oil in our line. However, we do have many Omega-3 products in our line that can help support this.

is your Hi-Pro Emulsi D3 water soluble?

No, vitamin D3 is a fat-soluble vitamin and it is emulsified in a medium chain triglyceride for optimal absorption.

What are the sources of the maltitol and erythritol in Cocommune bars? What are the "natural flavors" listed in the ingredients? Is there any MSG in these bars? Are any ingredients GMO?

The sugar alcohols are derived from corn. The "natural flavors" are proprietary and these suppliers do not give out that information

What is the genistein in osteoben made from?

It is a botanical source, Sophora japonica. There is no soy in Osteoben.

What is the expiration date of supplements

Our products maintain their purity and potency for two years after the manufacture date.

do you still make probiotic toothpaste?

Yes

Are Designs for Health vitamins synthetic?

At Designs for Health we are committed to producing the highest quality, safe and effective nutritional products, containing therapeutic levels of

What is the source of your quercetin?

Quercetin is derived from rutin that is derived from Saphora japonica.

Is Designs for Health manufacturing facility gluten free?

 Our manufacturing facility only use ingredients that do not contain gluten. 

Is Arthroben safe for use with warfarin?

Yes, Arthroben is considered GRAS and is same for the use with blood thinners as it has no effect on prothrombin time. 

Is the PS150 really just sunflower lecithin? (Is that the only ingredient?) Thank you!

Our phosphatidylserine in our PS150 is purely sunflower lecithin. The only "other ingredients" are microcrystalline cellulose (tree source, the

What are the ingredients in arthroben?

Flavocoxid and collagen peptides. Each serving contains 250mg of Flavocoxid, which is a mix of two herbs with a long traditional use in Asia as natural

Is Silvercillin spray colloidal?

No, its not a true colloidal silver which is one silver atom and one oxygen atom. It is a structured silver (4 siilver atoms and 4 oxygen atoms), so it

Why is Pure Pea Protein shake not sold in California?

This product is sold in California. There are different labels for Prop 65, so that vendor may not have had the CA product. We are a professional line

How much ox bile is in Digestzyme per capsule?

There is 50mg of ox bile per capsule. It is not a problem to take the enzymes with HCL. These proteases are fungal based (aspergillus) and work over a

What type of oil is used for Vitamin E in your Emulsi-D3 Synergy product?

Vitamin E is from highly refined soybean oil.  It does not contain soy. Highly refined oils are excluded from

What is the Probiotics Shelf Life?

Our probiotics are good for two years after the manufacture date on the bottle.

Does the Probiophage target pathogenic E coli only, or also E coli overgrowth that is commensal?

The phages do work on specific strains only as stated per our information from Deerland, which are E.coli K‐12, E.coli B, 16 ETEC

Is GI MicrobX corn free?

Yes, it is gluten and corn free.

Do you have a multi-vitamin that contains methylcobalamin and folate?

All of our B12 sources in our line are in the methylated form. In addition, we have no folic acid in our line, only bio-identical forms of folate. We have

How do I use the L-Glutamine powder?

Mix in water on an empty stomach.

What is the OmegAvail use by date?

It is best to use our products within two years after the manufacture date. There can be a fish smell since that is what the product is, however, if you

What is the difference between Omegavail ultra and Omegavail ultra dha

There are many applications for taking fish oils ranging from cardiovascular health to simply supporting overall health. The EPA and DHA is signficanlty

What is the best product to recommend for?

Designs for Health is a professional line sold to doctors only for their patients. We can not provide clinical advice and recommendations on specific

Do you have a supplement containing Asparagine

The best source to get asparagine is from the amino acids in protein powder especially if you want multiple grams of it. Take Whey Cool. If sensitive to

I have a question on side effects?

For this type of help and information please refer your inquiries to your health care professional. 

Is the vitamin C in the Bio Fizz GMO free?

Yes, the vitamin C is derived from Non-GMO corn.

What are the ingredients in your soft gels?

Gelatin (bovine), glycerine (palm), and purified water. 

Is osteoforce dairy and soy free?

OsteoForce does not contain, dairy, soy, or gluten. .

Ultra Gamma E

Yes, we include the mixed tocopherols and tocotrienols consisting of alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta tocopherols and tocotrienols. 

GI Revive is it Vegan?

Not at this time. The N-Acetyl-Glucosamine is currently sourced from shellfish. An alternative can be Aloe 200x and glutamine powder or GastroMend-HP and

Is inflammatone safe for breast feeding?

Safety during pregnancy and breastfeeding has not been established. We do not recommend our products containing botanicals to be taken during pregnancy or

Should amino D-Tox be taken alone?

We are professional line only. Please contact your healthcare provider for product recommendations. We cannot offer individualized clinical advice or

Is it safe to take naturefolate if you have an egg allergen?

Egg is a top 8 allergen, we do not have egg in any of our products.

Is Paleogreens Diary free?

Yes, there is no dairy or animal ingredients in this product.

Does homocysteine supreme contain soy?

There is no soy, corn, diary, or pork in this product.

I was wondering about Amino-D-Tox and the source of ingredient?

Our amino acids are synthetic, however, leucine is from duck feathers. There is no dairy, honey, insect, seafood, or human by-products in this product.

What is the dosage instructions for Digestzymes?

This product is designed to take with meals. Most people take 1 to 2 capsules with meals.

CogniAid is no longer available what do I use instead?

Brain Vitale until it is available again.

Can magnesium malate tablet be crush?

Sure, just not sure how great that will taste. 

Does Whey Cool protein powder have an expiration date?

Our products maintain their purity and potency for two years after the manufacture date. It will lose potency after that. I would discard any product two

What are the changes in Magnesium Buffered Chelate?

We have changed the name Magnesium Glycinate Chelate to Magnesium Buffered Chelate to more accurately describe the formula. This is a

Is the Vitamin D Vegan?

Our vitamin D is not a vegan source. It is from lanolin.

Is L Glutamine powder Synthetic?

Yes, L-glutamine is synthetic. There are no allergen issues.

Does your OmegaAvail Marine fish oil supplement contain any ingredients sourced from China?

No, our fish oils in our OmegAvail™ TG1000 and our OmegAvail Hi-Po are 100% sourced from certified sustainable US-caught wildAlaskan 

Do you have an anti oxidant called Pycnogenol?

No, we do not have Pycnogenol.

What is the difference between the Emulsi-D3 Synergy and the hy-pro d-3?

The Hi-Po Emulsi-D3 is more potent. It is 2000 IU per drop and only contains vitamin D. If you are dosing 6000 IU or more per day this is the better

What is the source of vegatable stearate?

It is from palm.

Is Glutathione Power™ 50 gm powder synthetic?

Our L-Glutathione is synthetic and contains no other ingredients.  It is yeast, dairy, soy, and gluten free.

Is the C 3 Curcumin complex high, medium or low in oxalates?

C3 Curcumin Complex is not a significant source of oxalates and does not increase the risk of kidney stone formation in susceptible individuals.

Does the time released Niacin affect the liver in a negative way?

There are no known toxic metabolites of niacin. The stress to the liver comes from continued “amidation” associated with the