Ingredients

ALTA products each contain key ingredients that interact harmoniously for optimal results. Whether the goal is enhancing mental performance or soothing restlessness, we combined the perfect blend of essential, herbal, and man-made additional ingredients so you can do you. 

  • Essential
  • Herbal
  • Additional
5-HTP
Benefit: Mood Balance

A direct precursor and metabolic intermediate of serotonin, 5-HTP is the best nutrient to optimize your body’s natural supply of serotonin.

Serotonin has been linked to positive mood and a healthy emotional balance. Serotonin has to be produced by the body in order for it you to feel the effects of it. One of the best ways to do that is with serotonins building blocks, 5-HTP.

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Bacopa Monnieri
Benefit: Attention, Memory, and Cognition.

Bacopa monnieri is an herbal compound which has been shown to enhance cognition, specifically memory and attention. It has been shown to have neuroprotective and antioxidant properties.

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Chamomile
Benefit: Calming

A widely used, gentle herb known for its calming abilities. The use of this herb also dates back to ancient times to treat nervous conditions. Chamomile helps your health in a variety of ways, including improving emotional well being (ie. improving stress and anxiety levels).

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DMAE Bitatrate
Benefit: Brain Power and Focus.

Boosts brain function by enhancing oxygen uptake in the brain.

Choline acts as a precursor to the neurotransmitter Acetylcholine which is intimately connected to most of our intellectual processes.

Acetylcholine is critical for memory storage and retention. Choline and DMAE are important to the functioning of many neural activities. Learning capacity is reliant on sufficient amounts of choline and DMAE.

When you are low on these compounds you may experience ‘brain fog’ ie. lack of clarity.

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Green Tea Extract
Benefit: Alertness, Cognition and Mood.

Green Tea Extract, originating in China has been used both for medicinal and refreshment purposes for thousands of years. Tea in general is perhaps the most widely consumed beverage on earth.

It is also a source of the nootropics Caffeine and L-Theanine which work together to enhance energy, focus, mental performance and cognitive ability.

Green Tea Extract also contains L-Theanine which is an anxiolytic supplement, meaning that it inhibits anxiety (or unpleasant effects of caffeine).

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Huperzia Serrata
Benefit: Memory, Brain Funciton, Focus.

Using Huperzia Serrata can boost your long-term memory performance, improve short-term or working memory and even enhance fluid intelligence.

An extract from the plant commonly known as northern firmoss (Huperzia serrata), Huperzine A has neuroprotective and nootropic properties.

This acetylcholinesterase inhibitor is known for increasing levels of a neurotransmitter related to memory formation, recall and many of the most basic cognitive functions.

The plant itself is also known as Chinese club moss and is native to India and Southeast Asia. The extract of this plant has been used in the traditional medicine of China for centuries.

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L-Theanine
Benefit: Mood (anti-anxiety)

This amino acid promotes relaxation and reduced stress and can help fine tune your mind. It alters levels of neurotransmitters producing a calming effect.

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L-Tyrosine
Benefit: Concentration and Motivation.

L-Tyrosine is also known by the chemical name of 4-hydroxyphenylalanine. It is one of the 22 amino acids that are used by the cells of the human body to synthesize proteins.

This supplement is thought to be particularly helpful in a number of processes within the body, including influencing the production of a number of neurotransmitters.

By increasing levels of the neurotransmitters Epinephrine, Norepinephrine, and Dopamine, Tyrosine is able to influence a wide range of processes and functions within the body. In particular, these chemicals are involved in functions related to alertness, attention and focus in the brain.
Lemon Balm
Benefit: Calming

A perennial herb in the mint family that is native to southern Europe and Mediterranean regions. Studies show that Lemon Balm is helpful to maintaining a positive mood and is calming to the mind.

A secondary benefit is that when your mind is at ease (not stressed) you will become more alert, and have a sharper memory.

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Magnesium
Benefit: Mental Performance

Essential to life, necessary for good health, and a vital component within our cells, magnesium’s benefits help our bodies maintain balance, avoid illness, perform well under stress, and maintain a general state of good health.

A necessary part of hundreds of biochemical reactions occurring constantly inside our cells, magnesium’s presence or absence affects the brain, the muscles, and the heart and blood vessels.

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Valerian
Benefit: Cures Restlessness and Anti-Anxiety.

Valerian is a flowering plant that is native to Europe and parts of Asia and has been used as far back as Ancient Greece that is used to improve restlessness and anxiety. Due to its ability to increase the brain’s GABA levels, it is expert recommended as an alternative treatment for anxiety.

Valerian paired with Lemon Balm has an anxiolytic effect (reduces stress).

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Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
Benefit: Restore

This essential B vitamin opens up your blood vessels to allow for the restorative power of oxygenated blood to cleanse and detoxify your system.

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Vitamin B6
Benefit : Essential in the body “work-horse vitamin”.

This essential B vitamin is involved in over 100 chemical reactions inside your body. One of its main tasks is to assist in the manufacturing of amino acids and neurotransmitters, including serotonin.

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Vitamin C
Benefit: Neurotransmitter production.

Your brain has approximately 100 billion neurons which communicate with each other via brain chemicals called neurotransmitters, Vitamin C is essential in their production.

Neurotransmitters impact your ability to focus, concentrate, and remember.

Vitamin C acts as a powerful detoxifier that readily crosses the blood-brain barrier to remove these metals from the brain.

Vitamin C has been shown to have neuroprotective and antioxidant properties.

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