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

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.

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

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 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.

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.

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

What is the shelf life of Pharma Gaba?

We recommend to discard product two 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

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 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 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-

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

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.

What is the Probiotics Shelf Life?

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

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

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

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

Ingredients in Arthroben?

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

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

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

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

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

I have a question on side effects?

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

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 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-

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

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

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 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

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. 

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

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

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

Is the vitamin C in the Bio Fizz GMO free?

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

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

Does Probiophage-DF needs to be refrigeration?

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

What is Alpha Lipioc Acid in Metabolic Synergy?

Alpha Lipioc Acid is synthetic. 600 mg lipoic acid + 4 mg biotin - prevents the typical reduction in carboxylase enzymes seen in research when lipoic

Is Paleogreens Diary free?

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

Do you have powdered multi vitamins?

We have a vitalescence powdered mutlivitamin that has been reformulated.  Also, we do have a phosphatydalcholine powder.

From what source is L-Glutamine derived?

It is synthetic..

Is Phosphatidylcholine powder made from a Non-GMO soy source?

The phosphatidylcholine powder is not Non-GMO. There is not a source available at this time. Every lot in our product line is tested for purity, potency,

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

Is osteoforce dairy and soy free?

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

Can probiophage be frozen?

Yes, that is not a problem. .

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

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

Is PaleoFiber organic?

No, we cannot claim organic on this product.

Is L Glutamine powder Synthetic?

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

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

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

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

Does Red yeast rice monacolins?

Our Red yeast rice does contain Monacolins and moacolin k is present at levels that is present in the research.

Can I open a NAC capsule and put the contents in food?

NAC is best taken on an empty stomach. It can be taken with food but will be less effective. The capsules can be taken apart, however, I not sure this

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

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.

Do you perform heavy metal tests on your products?

Yes, we are NSF-GMP certified. All our raw materials and finished products are tested for heavy metals.

What is the source of the gelatin used in your soft gel vegetarian supplement?

Our gelatin in our soft gels are from a bovine source.

do you sell adrenotone plus?

It is the same product, however, Adrenotone Plus was the old name. Thank you. 

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

Does Designs for Health sell products in stores?

No, Designs for Health products are not available for sale in stores. You must have a referring practitioner to order our products. If you are a

Is Designs for Health manufacturing facility gluten free?

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

I purchsaed Ultra B12-Folate Which was manufactured on 07/12. Is it still good to take since it's 3 years old?

Most of our products do not expire if stored properly, but can lose some potency over time. To ensure optimal potency, we recommend discarding after 2

What is a good supplement for 16 year old female with ADHD

Neurolink, Brain Vitale, XanthOmega Krill Oil. 

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

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

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

Do your product contains gluten?

All of our products are gluten free.

How much magnesium is in one dose of MagneGel?

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

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

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

Can Catecholacalm be used as a sleep aid?

Yes, that is not an issue.

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

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.

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 non refrigerated probiotic do you have?

FloraMyces is the only probiotic that does not require refrigeration.

Are the supplements safe to take while breastfeeding?

The DFH Compelete Multi contains Non-GMO corn. There is no milk, egg, shellfish, or gluten in any of these products. All of the above are safe except the

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 products do you carry have Pancreatic enzymes?

We have several enzyme products, however, our Digestzymes is our comprehensive enzyme product to support optimal digestion.

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

Is B-Supreme vegetarian?

Yes, B-supreme is vegetarian.

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

How can I find out when a product expires?

The "manufactured on dating" provides the actual date that the product was manufactured and tested for purity and potency. We do not ship any

How do I find the common dose for a product?

For dosage and supplemental facts information navigate to http://catalog.designsforhealth.com/ and search for the items in the search bar on the top

Is the odor of DIM Avail Softgels normal?

Yes, DIM Avail Softgels have a pungent odor; this is normal- there is natural variation in raw materials between batches based on the use of natural

Does the color of Ferrochel changes?

Yes, there can be variation from each lot. That is purely cosmetic and has nothing to do with the efficacy of the product. 

What form of inositol is in inositol products?

Myo-inositol. 

What is your Phosphatidylserine sourced from ?

Our PS 150 product is sourced from sunflower lecithin. 

Digestive Enzymes - Derived from?

Yes. 

Does Prenatal Pro contain coconut,dairy, or soy?

There is no coconut, dairy, or soy in the Prenatal Pro. Our vitamin C is sourced from Non-GMO corn. 

How long is Probiotic Synergy good for?

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

I stored Silvercillin in fridge. Is this ok?

No, that should not be an issue. 

Do you have a multi vitamin with no copper?

Our DFH Complete Multi. 

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

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. .

Is your Magnesium Malate chelated?

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