An Mạch Vương is a health food, using the main ingredient of soybean phytosterol, a blood cholesterol reducing ingredient. The product, which first appeared in Vietnam, is a combination of steroid & alkaloid chemistry produced by the Institute of Chemistry under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) with the support of the Russian Federation Academy of Science and Technology in 2003 and more recently by the Hoa Binh Pharmaceutical and Medical Supply JSC thanks to a VAST-level pilot production project, code VAST.SXTN.07/13-14. The product was granted a certificate of Safe Functional Food No 4417/2014/ATTP-XNCB dated March 28th 2014, by the Department of Food Hygiene and Safety under the Ministry of Health.
Uniquely the An Mạch Vương is a combination of natural ingredients. As well as the essence of soybean phytosterol, both green tea and artichoke extract are included in the compound. All these three components are non-toxic and are traditional food preferred all over the world.
Phytosterol effects: According to research from Europe, America and Canada, phytosterol has the effect of reducing cholesterol in blood by 7-15%, if using from 1.5-2.4g every day; besides, phytosterol also protects the liver, enhance immunity, and inhibits gastric, ovarian, breast and lung cancers.
Green tea glue effects: Clinical studies show that people who drink a lot of green tea will reduce the risk of coronary heart disease by 25% and significantly reduce LDL cholessterol and triglycerid.
High-artichoke effects: Clinical studies demonstrate that intravenous injection of artichoke solution, after 2-3 hours, bile will excrete four times; oral and injection of artichoke solution will lower cholesterol and urea in blood, increase urine output and urea in urine; artichoke flower has effect to reduce inflammation and lower cholesterol in blood.
In June 2014, the Department of Food Hygiene and Safety under the Ministry of Health granted an advertising permit No 1035/2014/XNCB-ATTP for the product. The product is distributed by Nam Son Pharmaceutical Co.Ltd and is available in chemist’s nationwide.
Translated by Tuyet Nhung
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