Jamieson Melatonin 3 Strips can restore optimal sleep patterns and correct disturbances associated with air travel (“jet lag”). The formula’s sublingual-strip technology lets your body quickly absorb the active ingredients for fast action and maximum effectiveness. Jamieson Melatonin 3 Strips are available in a delicious natural chocomint flavor.
Melatonin is a natural substance secreted by the pineal gland, and it plays a critical role in our sleep/wake cycles. As we grow older, melatonin production decreases, often causing sleep disorders.
- Helps mediate the whole body 24-hour circadian rhythm
- Works as an antioxidant to scavenge free radicals that may result in cell damage
- Supports immune system health
Adults: Take one strip, one time per day at or before bedtime. Consult a healthcare practitioner for use beyond four weeks. Store strips in a dry, clean environment between 15ºC to 25ºC. Store cassette in original sealed pouch until use.
Antidepressant medications, antipsychotic medications,blood pressure medications, blood thinning medications, anticoagulants, steroids and immuno-suppressant medications, dietary supplements such as 5-HTP, kava kava, or valerian in combination with melatonin may increase its sedative side effects.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), calcium
channel blockers (nifedipine, verapamil, diltiazem, amlodipine, nimodipine, felodipine, nisoldipine, beprimil), beta-blockers may reduce melatonin production in the body, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, caffeine, tobacco, alcohol can all diminish levels of melatonin in the body.
Warnings and Precautions
Consult a healthcare practitioner prior to use if you have a hormonal disorder, cerebral palsy, diabetes, kidney or liver disease, seizure disorders, migraine, depression and/or hypertension or if you are taking blood pressure or sedative/hypnotic medications; or if symptoms persist continuously for more than 4 weeks (chronic insomnia), consult your health care practitioner. Do not use if you are taking immunosuppressive drugs. Do not drive or use machinery for 5 hours after taking melatonin. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Toxicity, Adverse Warnings and Side Effects
None known when taken as directed.
Each strip contains: Melatonin 3 mg
Also contains: Sodium Alginate, Medium Chain Triglycerides, Corn Starch, Modified Cellulose, Soy Lecithin, Glycerin, Sorbitol, Propylene Glycol Alginate, Natural Cocoa and Mint Flavour, Polysorbate 80, Sodium Citrate, Sucralose, Natural Caramel and Beet Red Colour.