CodeAge Hydrolyzed Multi-Collagen Peptides

CodeAge Hydrolyzed Multi-Collagen Peptides

Sourcing – Animal including bovine, poultry and fish Animal Treatment – The label identifies bovine from sources that are grass fed and pasture raised, yet the claim does not address higher levels of humane animal treatment. According to their call center...
Swanson Free-Form Lysine

Swanson Free-Form Lysine

Swanson Free-form Lysine Sourcing – Varied. The company’s customer service representative did not have access to information as to whether this product is plant- or animal-based. In fact, the brand’s animal vs. plant sourcing practices appear to vary – the...
Source Naturals L-Arginine L-Citrulline Complex

Source Naturals L-Arginine L-Citrulline Complex

Source Naturals L-Arginine L-Citrulline Complex Sourcing – The product claims to be vegetarian, yet the manufacturer’s customer service representative stated that the company sources from duck feathers. Label Transparency – The label is misleading as sourcing not...
BRAINSMART Advanced Brain Nutrition

BRAINSMART Advanced Brain Nutrition

Health Benefits Contains 5 hydroxytryptophan (5HTP), an active version of L-Tryptophan), which helps the body produce some of the neurotransmitters that help with mood balancing and sleep benefits. Contains L-Theanine which can increase alpha brain wave activity to...
LIFE Extension Enhanced Stress Relief

LIFE Extension Enhanced Stress Relief

LIFE Extension Enhanced Stress Relief Sourcing – Plants.Label Transparency – Does not disclose source or process.Manufacturing Process – Fermentation; capsules are vegetarian cellulose, but not vegan certified.Lab Testing – the company claims to meet FDA requirements...
Solgar L-Glutamine

Solgar L-Glutamine

Solgar L-Glutamine Sourcing – Plants; which applies to both the product’s fillers and capsules. Label Transparency – Sourcing or manufacture not included on label, although as vegan one can assume plant based. Manufacturing Process – Fermentation. Lab Testing – the...