Product Questions

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

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 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.

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

Does Designs for Health products have expiration dates?

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

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 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.

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

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

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-

How much magnesium is in one dose of MagneGel?

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

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.

Is Designs for Health manufacturing facility gluten free?

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

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. 

Ingredients in Arthroben?

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

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

What is the shelf life of Pharma Gaba?

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

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

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. 

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

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.

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

What is the Probiotics Shelf Life?

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

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

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

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 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. 

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 GI microb-x dosage?

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

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 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

What is the dosage per capsule for Ovaben Inositol?

1 capsule contains 800mg of Myo-Inositol and 50mg of D-Chiro-inositol. The serving size of 4 capsules contains 3200mg of Myo-Inositol and 200mg of D-Chiro-

Is Osteoben gluten free?

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

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.

Can I take GI Microb X during breastfeeding?

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

Why do you use Ascorbic Acid in your GastroMend?

Vitamin C has anti-H. pylori activity as is healing to tissue as well. Our vitamins are bio-identical sources in the forms that exist in nature. Some may

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

What is the shelf life of GI-Revive powder?

Two years after the manufacture date.

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

How long is Probiotic Synergy good for?

DFH has stability testing ensuring purity and potency for 18 months after the manufacture date. 

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. .

What product helps with anxiety?

Then you may want to consider stopping the adrenal complex since this will increase catecholamine production and may make it worse. I would consider

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

Can magnesium malate tablet be crush?

Sure, just not sure how great that will taste. 

Is L Glutamine powder Synthetic?

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

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

What is the source of vegatable stearate?

It is from palm.

Why is the CoQnol capsule deformed and leaking?

The gel cap deformity is not due to heat. This was with our soft gel machine and it is purely cosmetic. As far as the leakage. It is possible this occurs

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

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

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

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 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

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

What is the source of your quercetin?

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

Pure Paleo, does it have any grain products?

There is no grains in this product. 

What form of inositol is in inositol products?

Myo-inositol. 

Does Probiophage-DF needs to be refrigeration?

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

Homocysteine supreme color change?

This is normal for B-vitamins being hygroscopic. There is nothing wrong with the product. This is common in people that take their pills out and

Is Paleogreens Diary free?

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

Are the Oil of Oregano capsules organic?

We cannot claim organic and we do not give out our vendor information. 

Protocol for a dementia/altzeimers protocol.

See link below. You may have to log into your account. . http://catalog.designsforhealth.com/core/media/media.nl?id=13600&c=ACCT14095&h=62134d34

Do your product contains gluten?

All of our products are gluten free.

Is Paleo Meal vegetarian?

PaleoMeal-DF is vegetarian. The protein source is pea protein. The regular PaleoMeal is whey based and an option as well. They both use Non-GMO

Are the raw materials used to product GI Microb-X Supplement tested before use?

We are an NSF-GMP facility. Every lot is testing for purity, potency, pesticides, heavy metals, etc. We do not blindly accept raw materials without

Is your Paleomeal organic or non GMO?

PaloMeal is made with Non-GMO ingredients.

Is the Vitamin D Vegan?

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

How long do supplements last?

Products are optimal from up to two years from the manufacture date.

Does DIM effect testosterone levels in women?

DIM is able to support free testosterone without changing total testosterone levels; it does not raise testosterone levels but supports its activity

What is the vegetable stearate in the Ultra B12-Folate derived from?

Our vegetable stearate is derived from Palm and our microcrystalline cellulose is just the vegetable capsule sourced from Northern American trees.

What are the MagneGel Ingredients?

MagneGel consists of water, magnesium chloride, and hydroxypropyl starch phosphate. It is a vegan product.

Is your pure paleo protien powder (hydrolysed beef) from grass feed grass finished cows? Does the hydrdrolysed process denature the protein in any way

The beef is soruced from animals raised in Sweden, without hormones and free of any GMO grains, grasses, hay, and/or ensilage. It is not 100% grass-fed

How much Neuromag do i take in comparison to other magnesium supplements

There is 144mg of elemental magnesium in the 3 capsules of NeuroMag. The 2000mg is from L-Threonate. You can still use your typically doses of magnesium

How much and for how long can one take Silvercillin without causing Argyria or "Blue Man Syndrome"?

Silvercillin is completey distinct and different from tradtional colloidal silver. Argyria (blue man syndrome) has only been seen in cases of colloidal

Can the Detox cause constipation

It is possible just the fact that you are consuming less food on the detox program that your transit time has decreased. I would make sure you are getting

How can I find out when a product expires?

Most our products do not expire if stored properly, but can lose some potency over time.  It is not recommended to use a product  2 years after

Is BCAA + glutamine vegan?

Yes, the BCAA with L-Glutamine is vegan. 

How much Arthroben can I take?

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

Is there a good daily mutivitamin for men and women?

DFH Complete Multi is our comprehensive 6 capsules per day multivitamin/mineral formula. 

What are the ingredients in Calcium D-Glucarate?

It is a synthetic source. There is no egg, gluten, dairy, nuts, or corn in this product. 

Is GI-Revive gluten free

Yes. 

Does PurePaleo Protein contain any corn derivatives?

Yes, the vanilla flavor does have contain corn in it. However, the chocolate flavor does not. There is no other corn or corn derivatives in this product.

Digestive Enzymes - Derived from?

Yes. 

Are all your supplements made in USA?

Our magnesium is sourced from ALBION minerals, the leader in mineral technology. This is a US company. 

Is magnesium malate in capsules the same as magnesium malate chelate?

It is the same product. It had a minor formulation change. The Magnesium Malate Chelate was changed as follows: It was 230 mg of Mag Malate and 20 mg

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

When is it best to supplement with both Q-Evail and CoQnol? Or one over the other?

It is really up to the practitioner on this one, Our new Q-Evail is great. Some doctors use this form (ubiquinone) because all the CoQ10 research is

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

Is Arthroben gluten free?

Our entire product line is gluten free.  

Does homocysteine supreme contain soy?

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

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

Do you test your raw materials for toxins?

We get our raw materials from several vendors. We are an NSF-GMP facility and all of our raw materials are tested for purity, potency, heavy metals,

Should Catecholacalm be taken at night?

This product can be taken any time throughout the day. Practitioners will dose this product specifically for different applications. Please contact your

Do you carry Systemic enzymes?

Our equivalent is called, Inflammatone.

Is there GMO in the Complete Multi?

We cannot claim Non-GMO on all of the ingredients in the product. There is no soy in the product. Soy is a top 8 allergen and would have to be listed if

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