Frequently asked questions about BRAINMEND®
What is a Natural Health Product?
Natural health products (NHPs) are defined in the Natural Health Products Regulations (NHPR) as vitamins and minerals, herbal remedies, homeopathic medicines, traditional medicines such as Traditional Chinese Medicines, probiotics, and other products like amino acids and essential fatty acids.
What is BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® is a unique, safe and effective NHP that contains an innovative combination of ingredients comprised of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and traditional herbs that are clinically proven to support cognitive health, brain function and memory enhancement. Herbs such as Brahmi have shown the best improvements in memory and cognitive function after 8-12 weeks of use.
Why was BRAINMEND® formulated?
The journey to formulate BRAINMEND® began in 2016. Between 2004 and 2014, our immediate and extended family was devastated by several diagnoses of Alzheimer's and related neurodegenerative disorders. Our father and two of his siblings as well as one of our mother's siblings were diagnosed with Alzheimer's, Parkinson's or mild cognitive impairment (MCI). These heart-breaking diagnoses served as motivation to research and formulate BRAINMEND®.
What ingredients are in BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® contains a novel combination of ingredients that harmonizes modern nutrients and traditional medicine. The specific ingredients in BRAINMEND® are: Vitamin-B12, Vitamin-D3, Magnesium, Coenzyme-Q10, PQQ, Citicoline, Ashwagandha, Brahmi and Lion’s Mane. Please click on the Ingredients Tab for ingredient specific information.
How/why were these ingredients chosen?
BRAINMEND® is a product that has come to market after more than one year of research and development. Over this period, hundreds of modern and traditional ingredients were researched and only the best, scientifically proven successful ingredients were shortlisted. Further to this, the most effective dosages were selected for each ingredient based on results and evidence of human data from clinical studies and the potential for synergistic effects in order to maximize the efficacy of this product.
What is the recommended use/purpose of BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® helps support cognitive health and brain function. This product has immunomodulating properties and contains antioxidants for the maintenance of good health. The recommended adult dosage for BRAINMEND® is 2 capsules daily, however, 1 capsule may be sufficient for some individuals.
Who should take BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® is ideal for healthy adults over the age of 40 and is recommended for working professionals, athletes, retirees, seniors and anyone that requires continuous demand for brain power. BRAINMEND® can also help improve symptoms of brain fog, confusion and mild memory loss. There are essential vitamins, minerals and nutrients that your body needs through middle age into the senior years that can help you live a long and healthy life. These include Vitamin-B12, Vitamin-D3, Magnesium and Coenzyme-Q10. Furthermore, the powerful herbs in BRAINMEND® protect the brain from oxidative stress and help to promote the synthesis of NGF that boosts the production of new neurons.
Is BRAINMEND® safe?
BRAINMEND® is a safe NHP as per its recommended conditions of use. The ingredients in this product have been assessed for safety and efficacy along with cognitive/brain support claims and a formula that is Health Canada approved. Therefore, this product has been issued a product licence containing a distinct eight-digit Natural Product Number (NPN – 80074332). This NPN appears on the product label and is a testament to the safety, efficacy and high quality of BRAINMEND® and verifies that BRAINMEND® is approved for sale in Canada and for export to other countries.
Are there any side effects associated with BRAINMEND®?
Some ingredients contained in this product may not be suitable for individuals taking certain types of prescription medication. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. As with any dietary supplement, minor symptoms may occur in sensitive individuals. Health Canada regulations are quite strict for the level of risk NHPs pose to the general public. Nonetheless, the regulations require that product labels must contain any possible symptom that could occur from any ingredient contained within the formulation, even if the ingredients have a long history of safety and minimal adverse events being reported. Therefore, always read and follow the label.
Who makes BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® is made by Health IS Wealth®, a company founded in 2016 and located in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.
Where is BRAINMEND® manufactured?
BRAINMEND® is proudly manufactured in British Columbia, Canada, by a state-of-the-art good manufacturing practice (GMP) certified facility that is accredited to the highest quality standards by Canadian and International Regulatory Organizations.
How much does BRAINMEND® cost and what are the shipping costs and delivery times for BRAINMEND®?
BRAINMEND® can be purchased for $54.99 CAD. Shipping is always free within Canada and we are currently offering free shipping for USA orders. Our USA customers can take advantage of the favorable CAD-USD dollar conversion!
Standard delivery times for Canada are 2-6 business days.
Standard delivery times for USA are 4-8 business days.