Green Tea Extract is made from Camellia sinesis and is contains a high percentage concentration of polyphenols, catechins and EGCG. Green Tea Extract produces strong antioxidant effects in the body and supports a healthy metabolism.
Green Tea Extract Benefits and Uses
When taken as a dietary supplement, Green Tea catechins and polyphenols acts as powerful antioxidants, helping to support a healthy circulatory system. Anecdotally, this product may have thermogenic effects and may help to support a healthy metabolism.
Green Tea Extract is known by a number of alternative names, including:
- Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG)
- Camellia sinesis
- Camellia thea
- Camellia theifera
- Epigallo Catechin Gallate
- Épigallo-Catéchine Gallate
- Epigallocatechin Gallate
- Extrait de Camellia Sinensis
Green Tea Extract contains a high percentage concentration of polyphenols and catechins like EGCG. It is considered likely safe for use for most people, at the suggested serving size. Green Tea Extract may interact with some medications, including alcohol. Do not exceed the recommended serving size.
Warning: There is not enough research about the safety of Green Tea Extract for pregnant and breastfeeding women. Do not use this supplement if you have any underlying medical conditions.