ICARO is a food supplement useful for the maintenance of normal blood concentrations. ICARO is based on fermented red rice, proanthocyanidins, policosanols, vitamins, coenzyme Q10, chromium and black pepper extract. It also contains vitamins, biotin and chromium.

Fermented red rice contains Monacolin K, a molecule similar to some statins. Its use has a positive effect on the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol concentrations.

Thiamine contributes to the normal cardiac function.
Vitamin C and E contribute to protect cells from oxidative stress.
Folic acid and Vitamin B6 and B12 contribute to the normal metabolism of homocysteine.
Biotin and Chromium contribute to the normal metabolism of macronutrients.

It is available in packs of 30 tablets of 650 mg (one month treatment) and is distributed in pharmacies by the most important Italian Pharmaceutical wholesalers and by a great number of local wholesalers.

NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION:
The daily intake of 1 tablet contains:

Red rice………………….200 mg
of which Monacolin……….10 mg
Pine……………………………100 mg
of which Proanthocyanidins…95 mg
Vitamin C………………………..60 mg….75%RDA
Vitamin PP………………………16 mg….100% RDA
Vitamin E………………………..12 mg….100 % RDA
Policosanols………………………10 mg
of which Octacosanol……………….6 mg
Coenzyme Q10……………………10 mg
Black pepper………………………5, 5 mg
of which Piperine…………………….5,2 mg
Vitamin B1……………………………..2,5mg….227,3% RDA
Vitamin B6……………………………..2,5 mg…178,6 % RDA
Folic acid……………………………….400 mcg… 200%
Biotin……………………………………200 mcg….400%
Chromium…………………………………75 mcg…187%
Vitamin B12……………………………….3 mcg….120%

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