Raw Organic Maca Root (Lepidium meyenii, or Peruvianum)
Small Batch Produced, Never Heated, No Additives or Preservatives
Pure with no additives organic powder, never irradiated, and with NO carriers, additives or preservatives of any kind! For those who want it raw, this is the highest quality Royal Raw Organic Maca Root Powder available. We prefer our Gelatinized Maca Root over raw maca, but understand its a personal choice. This is the only raw maca that has not been irradiated that we are currently aware of on the market.
We do not recommend Raw Maca Root for children or those with a sensitive stomach as it can cause bloating or stomach cramping.
Adult Recommendations for Use:
1/3 - 1/2 teaspoon mixed in water, juice, tea, a smoothie, your favorite non-dairy milk, yogurt or oatmeal, 1 to 3 times per day. For optimal nutrient absorption, take with Fulvic Ionic Minerals. NOT RECOMMENDED for those with an overactive thyroid condition.
59% carbohydrates, 10.2% protein, 8.5% fiber, 2.2% lipids. Vitamins: A, B1, B2, B3, C, D. Minerals: iron, magnesium, copper, zinc, sodium, potassium, calcium. Alkaloids: Aromatic glucosinolates including: benzyl glucosinolate, p-methoxybenzyl glucosinolate. Free Fatty Acids: 20 have been found of which the most abundant are Omega Fatty Acids 3, 6 & 9 - linolenic acid, palmitic acid, oleic acid. Essential Amino Acids: nearly all including Aspartic Acid, Glutamic acid, Serine, Histidine, Glycine, Threonine, Alanine, Tyrosine, Phenylalanine, Valine, Methionine, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, HO- Proline, Proline, Sarcosine. Plant Sterols: campesterol, stigmasterol, beta-sitosterol. Macaenes and macamides: novel polyunsaturated acids and their amides. Isothyocyanates: benzyl isothiocyanate, p-methoxybenzyl isothiocyanate.