Plant Sterols +

Plant Sterols +

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Discover the Health Benefits of Plant Sterols +

Phytosterols, or plant sterols have been shown through modern research to be effective in supporting healthy cholesterol levels in the body. When consumed, plant sterols actually hinder the absorption of cholesterol due to their similar structure and composition. This, in turn, helps to lower plasma total and LDL cholesterol levels.

Plant sterols are found in all plants, therefore typically people consume them in their everyday diet. However, not all quantities of plant sterols have been shown to be effective to have a positive effect on cholesterol. MaxLiving Plant Sterols + contains a variety of plant sterols/stanols from the non-GMO tall oil of the coniferous pine tree. Plant Sterols + has been formulated in an easy-to-use capsule with no artificial flavors or colors.

Product Information

Support healthy cholesterol levels with Plant Sterols +. This powerful supplement contains a mixture of Plant Sterols/Stanols from the non-GMO tall oil of the coniferous pine tree. Plant Sterols/Stanols actually have a similar structure to cholesterol and can hinder absorption of cholesterol, therefore in turn helping to lower both LDL and total cholesterol levels.

Supplement Facts

One Bottle: 90 Softgels

Serving Size: 1 Softgel

Number of servings: 90 Daily Servings

Case Pack: 24

Amount % Daily Value
Plant Sterols/Stanols 600 mg *

*Daily Value not established

Other Ingredients:
Bovine gelatin, water, and glcerine (softgel ingredients), curcumin (natural color).

Free Of:
GMOs, sugar, salt, dairy, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, shellfish, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, preservatives, titanium dioxide, artificial colors and flavors.

If you are pregnant, lactating, taking medications or have any medical condition, consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if seal is broke or missing. For optimal storage conditions, store in a cool, dry place.

Plant Sterols + vs. Competitors
Plant Sterols +
Contains Non-GMO plant sterols/stanols. Contains plant sterols/stanols from GMO sources.
Contains curcumin, a natural spice, for color. Contains artificial colors.
Contains no fillers or unnecessary ingredients. Contains fillers such as vegetable oil or soybean oil.

Ingredient Breakdown
Plant Sterols/Stanols
Substances found in plants.

How to Use Plant Sterols +

As a dietary supplement, take one softgel three times per day with meals, or as directed by your health care practitioner.


Scientific Support

Cholesterol can be both good and bad. Cholesterol is actually an essential substance, but certain types of cholesterol at high levels can be unhealthy. Cholesterol is broken up into two types. The types are HDL and LDL cholesterol. LDL cholesterol, also sometimes known as “bad” cholesterol, builds up in the arteries and can contribute to the risk of heart disease. HDL cholesterol, also commonly known as “good” cholesterol, actually removes extra cholesterol from the arteries and transports it to the liver.

Ideally the ratio of cholesterol, meaning your total cholesterol divided by your HDL number, should be 3.5. Some factors that can increase your risk factors of high cholesterol are obesity, age, smoking, and poor diet. Additionally, high cholesterol can be dangerous to overall health and cause chest pain, heart attack, and stroke. However, in addition to lifestyle and exercise, supplementation with plant sterols has been recommended to help lower cholesterol.

  • Plant Sterols + consists mainly of the four major phytosterols: beta-sitosterol, campesterol (in the free sterol form, not as sterol esters) campestanol, and sitostanol.
  • Plant sterols are similar in structure to cholesterol.
  • Because of their structure similarity, plant sterols have been shown to actually reduce absorption of dietary and biliary cholesterol, which in turn helps to reduce LDL and total cholesterol.
  • Many studies have stated that supplementation with plant sterols have lowered LDL cholesterol by about 7.5-12%.
  • According to another study, consumption of 1.8 g of a plant sterol/stanol mixture per day for four weeks in patients with baseline high cholesterol, total cholesterol was reduced by 6.4% and LDL cholesterol was reduced by 10.3%.

These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Heat sensitive product: We recommend shipping to your daytime location to ensure quality during hot summer months. Once product is delivered, we advise to not leave this product out in the heat for an extended period of time.