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PROfertil® ingredients

L-carnitine

Physiological activity: Produced naturally in the body, acts as energy substrate for sperm.
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Improves sperm count and motility 2,5,13,14,18

L-arginine

Physiological activity: Essential amino acid, used in the production of nitric oxide
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Increases sperm mobility 2,5

Coenzyme Q10

Physiological activity: Vital for energy transport in the cells.
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Increases fertilisation rate, sperm count and motility4,15

Vitamin E

Physiological activity: Antioxidant, acts against free radicals
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Improves sperm motility and boosts the ability of sperm to unite with the egg cell2,5,6

Zinc

Physiological activity: Antioxidant, important role in DNA synthesis and cell division
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Increases sperm cell density, improves sperm motility, contributes to increased testosterone levels (important for spermatogenesis) 2,5,12,19,20

Folic acid

Physiological activity: Important vitamin, essential for cell growth, cell division, as well as for nerve metabolism
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Positive effect on sperm quality; increases sperm count in combination with zinc 7,20

Glutathione and selenium

Physiological activity: Both very important free radical scavengers
Supporting role in spermatogenesis: Improve sperm motility 2,5,16,21,22