The dietary uses of garlic and thyme have been traced back thousands of years. An Egyptian papyrus dating from 1,500BC listed 22 healthy uses for garlic. Today, we are starting to understand how they work.
Garlic and thyme, the two powerful antioxidants found in Forever Garlic-Thyme, combine to create a great tool in maintaining good health. When garlic is cut or crushed, enzymes react to produce a powerful agent. Studies have shown that garlic's other ingredients help the metabolism convert fats to energy and protect the body against free radicals
Other healthy substances in this odorless softgel include ajoene and lecithin, which can help emulsify fats. Garlic's sulfur compounds have also been shown to have beneficial properties. Garlic also contains germanium, a mineral trace element believed to help boost the body's immune system and selenium, a trace mineral antioxidant.
Thyme contains the antioxidant tannin, phenol, and Thymol (saponins). Other beneficial nutrients contained in Garlic Thyme are potassium, calcium, magnesium, B vitamins and vitamin C.