Description Usage Supplement Facts Maca is newly arrived in the United States from Peru, where it has been used for centuries for it's energy boosting properties.* Because it nourishes your entire glandular system, Maca improves bone density, combats chronic fatigue, sharpens mental clarity, improves everyday energy, and enhances athletic ability. This applies to women and men alike, because Maca is an adaptogen which works in harmony with both sexes, from children to old folks.* Vita-Myr's certified Organic Maca is sourced in Peru's Junin plateau at 14,000 feet elevation, high in the Andes Mountains, at the genetic origin of the true lepedium peruvianum. Vita-Myr's maca growers in Peru have come to know and rely upon the regions specific highland Andean valleys, to offer them the most desirable growing conditions. Here, the growers were the first to develop and master the art of producing powerful strains of Maca root centuries ago, and these same families carry on and teach the traditions of highland farming of their ancestors in the modern day to produce the finest strain of them all. It is here that the world's first Maca was grown. At elevations above 14,000 feet (higher than any other cultivated crop in the world), the intense sunlight, rarified air, and organic soil of these highland valleys join together to produce the most potent and pure strain of Maca root on earth. Through scientific analysis and chemical breakdown documents maca root to be a nutritional storehouse of vitamins, minerals, and building blocks that fuel brain function, ease hormone irregularities, and nourish the body. The phytochemicals of the root combined with Maca’s full array of vitamins makes the Maca plant one of the most powerful medicinal plants on earth. Chemical analyses of this brain-powering root reveal an astonishing profile of amino acids, vitamins, minerals, sterols, fatty acids, and glucosinates.* *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. Suggested Use Add 2 scoops (2 teaspoons) to either milk or juice and mix well, or sprinkle on yogurt or cereal. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medications or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before use. Keep out of the reach of children. Safety-sealed for your protection and for product freshness. Do not use if outer seal is missing or broken. Store in cool, dry place. SUPPLEMENT FACTS Serving Size: 2 scoops (2tsp. 6.2g) Servings Per Container: 18 Ingredients Amount %DV* Total Fat Saturated Fat 136 mg52 mg <1%<1% Cholesterol 0 mg 0% Sodium 2.5 mg <1% Potassium 125 mg 3.6% Total Carbohydrates Dietary Fiber Sugars 3.8g510 mg1.4g 1.3%0.5%<br† Protein 670 mg 2.2% Maca Contains: Vitamins (Beta Carotene, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, C), Minerals (Calcium, Iron, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Selenium), Amino Acids (Alanine, Arginine, Aspartate, Glutamine, Glycine, Histidine, OH-Proline, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Phenylalanine, Proline, , Sarcosine, Serine, Threonine, Valine), Sterols (Sitosteron, Campesterol, Ergosterol, Brassicasterol, Ergostadienol), and Fatty Acids (Linoleic, Oleic, Palmatic, Stearic, Palmitoleic, Behenic, Heptadecanoic, Arachidic, Myristic, Lauric).Ingredients: Maca (Lepidium meyenii). * % Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.† Daily Value not established This product is filled according to weight. Settling may occur.