2 CordyMax Cs-4: Dietary Supplement CordyMax Cs-4 is an all-natural supplement that promotes vitality and stamina without the use of stimulants. CordyMax Cs-4 promotes the efficient use of oxygen and increases the body’s resistance to daily environmental stresses.Vitality and Stamina.
3 CordyMax Cs-4: What is it? CordyMax Cs-4 is an all natural supplement that promotes vitality and stamina without the use of stimulants.CordyMax Cs-4 is a proprietary natural fermented product derived from fresh, natural Cordyceps sinensis, a mushroom from Qinghai Province in China.Cordyceps sinensis is a blade shaped mushroom that grows primarily in the Tibetan plateau at altitudes above 14,000 feet.
4 CordyMax Cs-4: Benefits Promotes vitality and stamina in all essential body organsReduces fatiguePromotes healthy lung functionImproves liver and kidney functionsPositive benefit for sexual healthSupport of 30 clinical studies
5 CordyMax Cs-4: Advantage Unique fermentation processStandardisedHPLC to guarantee potency and consistent results by supplying minimum levels of 0.14% adenosineClinically and scientifically proven15 years of research; over 30 clinical studiesContains no stimulants, reduce fatigue, increase energyNot dependent on anecdotal data for efficacyStudies support resistance to free radical attackSuperoxide DismutaseMitochondria
6 CordyMax Cs-4: Advantage Pharmanex’s exclusive CordyMax Cs-4 formula is recognised in China as the fermented Cordyceps mushroom product offering health benefits most comparable to the rare and protected wild mushroom of the Tibetan high plateau.CordyMax Cs-4 has been placed under intellectual property protection, and only Pharmanex has an exclusive license outside of China.
7 CordyMax Cs-4: Clinical Studies Health Benefit No. of studiesRespiratory 20Sexual function 5Cardiovascular function 4Free radical scavenging 4Kidney function 3Immune function 2Liver function 1Anti-fatigue 2Recent data:Improved bioenergy status in animals (JACM 2001;7: )Elevated VO2max in frail elderly subjects (MSSE 1999;31:S174)Enhanced exercise performance in athletes (MSSE 2001;33:S164)
8 CordyMax Cs-4: Clinical Studies AbstractsSupplementation with Cordyceps Cs-4 fermentation product promotes fat metabolism during prolonged exercise.Increased aerobic capacity in healthy elderly humans given a fermentation roduct of Cordyceps Cs-4.CordyMax Cs-4 enhances endurance in sedentary individuals.
9 CordyMax Cs-4: Clinical Studies Pharmanex Web Site -PubMed Web Site -
10 31P NMR spectroscope (w/MDPA ref) JACM 2001;7:Male C57-BL/6 mice (n=5-6/group)Treatment by gavage for 7daysHepatic ATP levels and inorganic phosphate by 13P NMRB-ATP and B-ATP/Pi ratio increased in both Cs-4 groups (p<0.001)“Cs-4 increased hepatic energy state”**31P NMR spectroscope (w/MDPA ref)* = P<0.001
11 Improved Aerobic Capacity (VO 2 max) MSSE 1999;31:S17430 healthy, elderly Chinese subjectsRandomized to Cs-4 (3g/d/6wk) or placeboIncremental work rate cycle ergo meter protocolIncreased VO2max to (p<0.05)“Cs-4 has potential for improving exercise capacity and resistance to fatigue”+9%CordyMax Cs-4Placebo0%Improved Aerobic Capacity (VO 2 max)
12 Percent change from baseline MSSE 2001;33:S16430 highly trained male endurance athletesBaseline VO2max = ml/kg/minCs-4 (4.5g/d/6wk) or placebo60 min sub maximal performance test at 70% VO2max“Cs-4 has positive circulatory and metabolic effects and may enhance fat mobilization and beta-oxidation during prolonged exercise”NSP=0.058NSNSNSPercent change from baselineP=0.056P<0.05P<0.05
13 CordyMax Cs-4: Enhances Endurance in Sedentary Individuals Pharmanex data demonstrates that healthy sedentary adults consumingCordyMax Cs-4 for 12 weeks can:(1) Increase oxygen consumption (+5% in VO2peak)(2) Enhance fat metabolism (-2% in RER)(3) Improve exercise performance (-20 sec in 1-mile walk)(+3% work output on bike test)This confirms previous findings in animals, frail elderly and elite athletes,showing a metabolic effect of Cs-4 supplementation to favourably influence oxygen consumption, energy metabolism and endurance performance.
14 CordyMax Cs-4: Recommended Adult Usage For persons with busy, stressful and/or hectic lifestyles; athletes and the elderly, those desiring increased stamina.Take 2 capsules 2 to 3 times daily with food and drink.Women who are pregnant or are lactating, and people with know medical conditions, should consult a physician prior to taking supplements. Keep out of reach of children.
15 CordyMax Cs-4: Q&A Who should take CordyMax Cs-4? As a food supplement for use by individuals with busy, hectic lifestyles, athletes and the elderly, and those desiring increased vitality without the use of stimulants.How are the ingredients in CordyMax Cs-4 standardised?Each 525 mg capsule of proprietary CordyMax Cs-4 is standardised by HPLC to guarantee potency and consistent results by supplying minimum levels of 0.14% adenosine. An additional test method is used to standardise to less than 6% mannitol, which is an indicator of polysaccharide content.If I’m taking CordyMax Cs-4, do I need to take OverDrive?CordyMax Cs-4 is a daily supplement for your daily stamina and vitality. OverDrive is focused more for the athlete. Even if you are not an athlete but have a busy and hectic lifestyle, CordyMax Cs-4 and OverDrive taken together is a great combination.
16 CordyMax Cs-4: Marketing Material Pharmanex Brochure (5 pk) $8.00Pharmanex Cap (ea) $12.95Power of Wisdom & Knowledge Video (ea) $7.50Pharmanex Pill Box (ea) $3.00CordyMax Cs-4 Brochure (5 pk) $4.50