Cardio-K: Cardiovascular Health Support


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30 capsules per box.

Cardio-K is a food supplement with approved claims to help maintain normal LDL cholesterol concentration by EFSA (European Food Safety Authority).

Clinical studies have shown the effects of red yeast rice preparations with a known 10mg Monacolin K content reduce both LDL concentrations and also total cholesterol levels.

The European Food Safety Authority has recently approved Monacolin K (nature’s statin) as an ingredient that can help maintain normal LDL cholesterol levels.

Monacolins are naturally occurring substances found in Red Yeast Rice, however, it is Monacolin K that is the active ingredient that works in a very similar way to some pharmaceutical grade statins, and the big difference being it is naturally present not chemically manufactured.

Red Yeast Rice is made by fermenting a type of red yeast called Monascus Purpureus over rice.

Several studies have shown good evidence that Monacolin K present in red yeast rice can significantly lower total and “bad” LDL cholesterol levels.

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Two clinical studies recently submitted to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) show taking 7.5mg of Monacolin K per day for 12 weeks can reduce LDL levels by up to 22% and taking 11.4mg per day for 8 weeks can reduce LDL by up to 26%.


Lifestyle plays a major role in the development of heart disease and stroke. An unhealthy diet can place you at risk and can cause high cholesterol levels. Cholesterol is a fatty substance found in the blood, it is mainly made by the liver from fatty foods and is vital for the body to function normally. However, having a high level of LDL cholesterol can cause a build-up to occur, if the artery supplying the heart muscle becomes completely blocked, the heart muscle becomes damaged causing a heart attack. If an artery to the brain is completely blocked, it can damage the brain causing a stroke.

When diagnosed with high cholesterol the options are to change our diets and lifestyles and in many cases we are advised by our medical professionals to take a pharmaceutical grade statin. Many of us are sceptical when faced with this prospect due to the side effects these drugs can cause.

Cardio-K is the natural and easy way to keep your cholesterol levels in check, a one a day formulation to help maintain normal blood LDL-cholesterol levels.


Contains 334mg Red Yeast Rice Extract which provides a guaranteed 10mg of Monacolin K the recommended daily dose required to maintain healthy cholesterol levels. The product also contains 30mg Co Q 10 for additional support. It is acknowledged that the amount of Co-enzyme Q10 present in the body declines with age; it supports healthy circulation, the immune system and is a powerful antioxidant.