AHCC®
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Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, 2 capsules per day.

For Special Circumstances:
6 capsules per day for 2-4 weeks followed by 3 capsules per day.

 
AHCC - AHCC is one of our best selling immune boosting supplements at Pure Prescriptions. Our customers report very favorable results while using AHCC. To view AHCC benefits, dosage information, have a look at the reviews for AHCC. Should you have any questions about how AHCC works on the immune system or using AHCC for a specific health concern, please give one of our vitamin and supplement professionals a call- they will be able to discuss AHCC in detail and share information.
 
Powerful 500 mg VegiCaps. AHCC®, the clinically proven immune booster, utilizes an organic blend of medicinal mushrooms including Shitake, all grown in Japan.* AHCC® has been shown to significantly increase immune response* by promoting enhanced macrophage and T-cell activity* and maintaining peak Natural Killer (NK) cell function.* For best results use AHCC with C-Glutamine. BEST DEAL anywhere. Get quantity discounts and don't forget to use your Pure Reward Dollars when checking out.
 
Rooted in Eastern Tradition & Philosophy Backed by Modern Science

... Over 700 hospitals and medical centers worldwide recommend AHCC® as part of an ongoing immune enhancement program.* ...
AHCC®, the clinically proven immune booster, utilizes an organic blend of medicinal mushrooms including Shitake, all grown in Japan.* AHCC® has been shown to significantly increase immune response* by promoting enhanced macrophage and T-cell activity* and maintaining peak Natural Killer (NK) cell function.* With published research demonstrating AHCC's ability to increase quality of life parameters for people with health challenges, it is no wonder over 700 hospitals and medical centers worldwide recommend AHCC® as part of an ongoing immune enhancement program.*

For detailed questions, call 1-800-860-9583 for a free AHCC® booklet.

What is Pure Prescriptions AHCC®?
AHCC® is the acronym for “Active Hexose Correlated Compound.” This dietary supplement is a hot water extraction obtained from the mycelia of hybridized Shitake mushroom grown in a base of rice bran. There are many steps in the patented profess of manufacturing AHCC®, including cultivation, enzymatic decomposition, sterilization, concentration, and freeze-drying. Pure Prescriptions has added trace minerals, which are necessary for energy production, protein synthesis and enzyme systems required by the immune system.

Who discovered AHCC®?
Dr. Toshihiko Okamoto from the University of Tokyo developed AHCC® in collaboration with researchers from the Amino Up Chemical Co., Ltd. in 1989. AHCC® is rooted in the Japanese tradition of preserving and using the Shitake, Maitake and other precious mushrooms to maintain health and longevity. The modern fermentation profess breaks down the high molecular weight mushroom constitutes into a smaller molecule that the body can absorb and utilize more easily (1,5).

What are the physiological effects of AHCC?
Human clinical research suggests that AHCC® may have the following effects on the human immune system function:

  • Increases NK (natural killer) cell activity (6,7)
  • Increase cytokine (IL-2 and IL-12) production (7)
  • Increase CD4 + helper cells (3,7)
  • Are NK cells important? You bet!
    NK (natural killer) cells are the “sentinels” of the immune system. They are a specialized group of cells that play a critical role in immune surveillance, protecting the body from foreign invaders on first exposure.

    Is AHCC® Safe?
    The safety profile of AHCC® has been established in three ways:

    1) Through historical knowledge of the mushroom in the product which have been used as food since ancient times (3)
    2) Through observation of its use ion hundreds of thousands of patients in hospitals and in clinical trials. No side effects have been observed (4)
    3) Animal studies show very low toxic potential in both acute dose and long-term studies (3)

    Where is it manufactured?
    AHCC® is produced at the Amino Up Chemical Corporation in Sapporo, Japan. It is manufactured under the superior HAACP-9000 quality control standards. All nutritional supplements in Japan are manufactured under the same guidelines as pharmaceutical drugs (2).

    Are the ingredients organic?
    The mushrooms used in Pure Prescriptions AHCC® are organically cultivated in Japan.

    Can AHCC® be used with other medications?
    Yes. Research conducted in Japan has established that AHCC® can be used in conjunction with prescription drugs (5).

    Is this product suitable for vegetarians?
    Yes, AHCC® is a completely vegetarian product. It is encapsulated in V-Caps® made from plant cellulose.

    Suggested Use:
    For the best results AHCC should be taken according to the following 2-step program, or as directed by your health care professional.

    Step One-Take 6 capsules (3 grams) per day for a minimum of 2-4 weeks. This period can be extended to 3 months or longer if needed.
    Step Two- Continued to take 2-6 capsules (1-3 grams) per day of AHCC to maintain immune system function.

    Notes
    AHCC can be taken with meals or between meals. Each capsule contains 500mg of AHCC and 1000 mg is equivalent to 1 gram.

    References
    1) Kenner, D. AHCC® The Japanese Medicinal Mushroom Immune Enhancer. Pleasant Grove, UT: Woodland Publishing; 2001
    2) Personal Communication with Quality of Life Labs.
    Research Association.
    3) http://ahccresearch.com/docs/booklet/sec2.html
    4) Matsui, Y.,J. Uhara, S. Satoi et al. 2002. Journal of Hepatology. 37:78-86
    5) AHCC Research Summeries. Rye, NY: AHCC®
    6) Ghoneum, M. 1995. Int. J. Immunotherapy. XI (1):23-28
    7) AHCC® Research Summeries

    AHCC® by Pure Prescriptions was selected by our staff due to its popularity in the Immune Support, Body Detoxification, Blood Sugar Balance, Pet Health categories of high quality supplements and vitamins. View one of the following links to learn more about the ingredients used in AHCC®, read AHCC® reviews or browse related articles. See all products by Pure Prescriptions
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    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating AHCC, 3/12/2014 3:23:00 PM   -  See all my reviews
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    My husband started using MGN3 but then it was gone. I stumbled with your company and when I read you had AHCC I didn't hesitated in giving it a try. It's been 30 days plus now and I... read more
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating AHCC, 12/29/2013 2:48:00 PM   -  See all my reviews
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    Very good product and very decent price. This product costs 5x more in Europe and is given to cancer patients.
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating I have been taking them for a long time, but can't remember exactly how long. Two years and longer., 12/26/2013 8:43:00 PM   -  See all my reviews
    Reviewer: Mart - See all my reviews
    Great so far. Will continue to take them.
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating Works for me, 12/26/2013 11:25:00 AM   -  See all my reviews
    Reviewer: Wallis Wong - See all my reviews
    This is the second order I have. And this time I have cold and I can recover in two days. And I usually recover in two weeks. It seems work very good to me.
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating AHCC, 12/13/2013 3:48:00 PM   -  See all my reviews
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    I have been taking PURE AHCC for about six months, along with several other herbal remedies. The first month I took 2 capsules with each meal as recommended and my PSA began to drop. I... read more
    Supplement Facts:

    Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, 2 capsules per day.

    For Special Circumstances:
    6 capsules per day for 2-4 weeks followed by 3 capsules per day.

    One vegetable capsule contains:

    Ingredients AMT %DV
    AHCC Proprietary Blend
    (Mycelia Extract,Candelilla Wax,Cyclodextrin, Microcrystalline Cellulose)
    500 mg -
    Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid) 50 mg 167%
    Trace Mineral Blend 5 mg -

    Other Ingredients: Vegetable capsule

    (-) There is no %DV or the manufactuer has not provided this data.

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    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating AHCC, 3/12/2014
    Reviewer: CaribbeanQueen - See all my reviews
    My husband started using MGN3 but then it was gone. I stumbled with your company and when I read you had AHCC I didn't hesitated in giving it a try. It's been 30 days plus now and I... read more
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating AHCC, 12/29/2013
    Reviewer: mlestanin - See all my reviews
    Very good product and very decent price. This product costs 5x more in Europe and is given to cancer patients.
    5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating I have been taking them for a long time, but can't remember exactly how long. Two years and longer., 12/26/2013
    Reviewer: Mart - See all my reviews
    Great so far. Will continue to take them.
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    What Customers Are Saying

    I have taken AHCC for over 8 years, and believe that AHCC contributes to me not getting colds and flu.
    Since consistently taking AHCC, I have had fewer illnesses during the past year. I does appear to boost my immune system.
    The thing I like about shopping at Pure Prescriptions is that I can always count on the excellent customer service. I would highly recommend buying your supplements and natural products from this company. Great product selection, easy to use website, fast shipping and the best customer service around!
     
     
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