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    I just got my order and the serving size is one scoop, but I did not get any scooper. What does one scoop translate to in terms of teaspoons?

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    Was just about to post this as I got the same thing.
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    Bump, want to start this today how much do I take?
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    Quote Originally Posted by noconviction View Post
    I just got my order and the serving size is one scoop, but I did not get any scooper. What does one scoop translate to in terms of teaspoons?
    A packed and leveled ¼ teaspoon is the dose. (twice a day for the clinically effective hair loss dose)

    You guys should have gotten spoons… are you sure it wasn’t buried in the powder?

    -Pp
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    searched through twice, never found anything
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    Quote Originally Posted by jasonschaffin View Post
    searched through twice, never found anything
    Thats not good... Ill have a word with the packing dept.

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    Its not a big deal, everyone has a 1/4tsp or ten lying around.
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    Glad this thread is here, didnt get a scoop either... After popping all the bubble wrap couldnt find one, lol.
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    I got a scoop buried deep. At the top would save on wasted powder or even glue it to the outside of it.

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    i may try this out on my dad as his hair is thinning ,but i think i am going to cap it anyway because there is no way i can get him to drink this..stubborn as hell
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    Is it not tasty? I thought it was quite pleasant like a fruity drink
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    nah my dad is a pain.lol he is very stubborn very old school, set in his ways..i figure i can dump the whole container into 50 000 caps.that will cut it done to a 25 day supply but the convenience for me trying to get hm to take it will be priceless..lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by wojo View Post
    nah my dad is a pain.lol he is very stubborn very old school, set in his ways..i figure i can dump the whole container into 50 000 caps.that will cut it done to a 25 day supply but the convenience for me trying to get hm to take it will be priceless..lol
    Just dump the can of Toco into his gal of orange juice... he wont even know the difference.

    ;-)

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    lol yea then my mom will look like a wookie
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    Quote Originally Posted by wojo View Post
    lol yea then my mom will look like a wookie
    Hey its safe for women too... I just gave my mother a can.

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    Any effects on endo-DHT levels here? DHT obviously has many benefits in men (when normal limits)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Whacked View Post
    Any effects on endo-DHT levels here? DHT obviously has many benefits in men (when normal limits)
    I dont believe Toco has any effect on DHT levels, but perhaps it makes the hair follicles more resistant to DHT related fallout since it did improve conditions in all individuals.

    -Pp
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    Thank you. Can you point me in the right direction for mechanism of action? curious as to how this stuff "works" before I spend hard earned money
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    Quote Originally Posted by Whacked View Post
    Thank you. Can you point me in the right direction for mechanism of action? curious as to how this stuff "works" before I spend hard earned money

    Check out the product write up -



    The mechanism of action is likely a protective anti-oxidant effect on the hair follicle.

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    Congrats with the new products PP

    I have a question about Toco-8.. What are the differences between your toco-8 and Now foods ' products?

    They have similar products:

    **Tru-E Bio complex..**

    Supplement Facts
    Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
    Sterol Complex (from Tocomin) 580 mcg †
    Mixed Natural Tocopherols (Natural Complex)

    (from Identity Preserved (IP), Non-GMO TocovetTM )200 IU 670%
    Vitamin E (as Natural d-alpha Tocopherol)

    Servings Per Container: 60

    Serving Size: 1 Softgel

    Plant Squalene (Palm) (from Tocomin) 1.5 mg †
    Beta Tocotrienol (1 mg)]

    Delta Tocotrienol (23 mg), Alpha Tocotrienol (3 mg),

    Typical Distribution: Gamma Tocotrienol (6 mg),

    Mixed Natural Tocotrienols 33 mg †
    Beta Tocopherol (2 mg)]

    Alpha Tocopherol (135 mg),

    Delta Tocopherol (104 mg),

    Gamma Tocopherol (200 mg),

    Typical Distribution:

    (from Identity Preserved (IP), Non-GMO TocovetTM )441 mg †
    (from Non-GMO DeltaGold Annatto Tocotrienols and Non-GMO Tocomin

    Full Spectrum Mixed Palm Tocotrienol Complex)

    and **Tocotrienols & E Complex**

    Supplement Facts for Tocotrienols & E Complex, 60 Softgels
    Amount %DV

    Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol) 210 IU 700%
    Selenium (as Selenomethionine) 70 mcg 100%
    Alpha Tocotrienol 12 mg †
    Gamma Tocotrienol 12 mg †
    Oryza Oil Concentrate (from Rice Bran) 170 mg †
    (containing 24 mg of Total Rice Tocotrienols)


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    Quote Originally Posted by Riquee View Post


    Congrats with the new products PP

    I have a question about Toco-8.. What are the differences between your toco-8 and Now foods ' products?

    They have similar products:

    **Tru-E Bio complex..**

    Supplement Facts
    Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
    Sterol Complex (from Tocomin) 580 mcg †
    Mixed Natural Tocopherols (Natural Complex)

    (from Identity Preserved (IP), Non-GMO TocovetTM )200 IU 670%
    Vitamin E (as Natural d-alpha Tocopherol)

    Servings Per Container: 60

    Serving Size: 1 Softgel

    Plant Squalene (Palm) (from Tocomin) 1.5 mg †
    Beta Tocotrienol (1 mg)]

    Delta Tocotrienol (23 mg), Alpha Tocotrienol (3 mg),

    Typical Distribution: Gamma Tocotrienol (6 mg),

    Mixed Natural Tocotrienols 33 mg †
    Beta Tocopherol (2 mg)]

    Alpha Tocopherol (135 mg),

    Delta Tocopherol (104 mg),

    Gamma Tocopherol (200 mg),

    Typical Distribution:

    (from Identity Preserved (IP), Non-GMO TocovetTM )441 mg †
    (from Non-GMO DeltaGold Annatto Tocotrienols and Non-GMO Tocomin

    Full Spectrum Mixed Palm Tocotrienol Complex)

    and **Tocotrienols & E Complex**

    Supplement Facts for Tocotrienols & E Complex, 60 Softgels
    Amount %DV

    Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol) 210 IU 700%
    Selenium (as Selenomethionine) 70 mcg 100%
    Alpha Tocotrienol 12 mg †
    Gamma Tocotrienol 12 mg †
    Oryza Oil Concentrate (from Rice Bran) 170 mg †
    (containing 24 mg of Total Rice Tocotrienols)


    Most other tocotrienol supplements on the market (including the one you above) use the same "Tocomax" tocotrienol source, so you get the same tocotrienol/tocopherol ratio.

    I think we have a real competitive price per mg though compared to the competitors. Plus our stuff is by far the freshest mix on the market. The process of soft gelling requires quite a bit of heat which likely degrades a good portion of the heat sensitive tocotrienols. Ours is a powder shipped stait in from the manufacturer on a monthly basis, packed right in our own facility and kept refrigerated during storage.

    -Pp
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    Quote Originally Posted by Primordial Perf View Post
    Most other tocotrienol supplements on the market (including the one you above) use the same "Tocomax" tocotrienol source, so you get the same tocotrienol/tocopherol ratio.

    I think we have a real competitive price per mg though compared to the competitors. Plus our stuff is by far the freshest mix on the market. The process of soft gelling requires quite a bit of heat which likely degrades a good portion of the heat sensitive tocotrienols. Ours is a powder shipped stait in from the manufacturer on a monthly basis, packed right in our own facility and kept refrigerated during storage.

    -Pp
    Sounds good to me :=) thx for the info..how long does this stay at the "freshest"..closed I mean..? Is it wise to order a 6 months supply at once, or would it be better to order less..like.. every 2 months ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Riquee View Post
    Sounds good to me :=) thx for the info..how long does this stay at the "freshest"..closed I mean..? Is it wise to order a 6 months supply at once, or would it be better to order less..like.. every 2 months ?
    The bottles should be fine for at least a year if stored in the fridge.

    -Pp
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    Quote Originally Posted by Primordial Perf View Post
    The bottles should be fine for at least a year if stored in the fridge.

    -Pp
    thx
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    Eric, you said the tocotrienols are heat sensitive, does this mean that I would not be able to mix it with a hot beverage like tea?
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    You would get more out of your tocotrienols product, if you added sesame lignans to your stack. Sesame lignans inhibit an enzyme that metabolizes tocotrienols/tocopherols, so you extend bioavailability and potency of your tocotrienols.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt Skiba View Post
    Eric, you said the tocotrienols are heat sensitive, does this mean that I would not be able to mix it with a hot beverage like tea?
    hmm... it may not be the best idea... how about iced tea? ;-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by strategicmove View Post
    You would get more out of your tocotrienols product, if you added sesame lignans to your stack. Sesame lignans inhibit an enzyme that metabolizes tocotrienols/tocopherols, so you extend bioavailability and potency of your tocotrienols.
    Read about this, very good advice!! sesamin oil should be hand in hand with the toco's you take.
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    guys from PP!! when will toco-8 be sold at nutra's?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Riquee View Post
    guys from PP!! when will toco-8 be sold at nutra's?
    Not anytime in the near future. We are the only source right now.

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    Bumping PP, I'm using Toco-8 post hair restoration.
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    PP,

    Do you think we will see any before and after pictures of someone who has only used toco-8 in the time to come?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Matt Skiba View Post
    PP,

    Do you think we will see any before and after pictures of someone who has only used toco-8 in the time to come?
    Perhaps. I know a couple guys are doing long-term logs/reviews on this.

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    I should have some pictures shortly, almost done one can. I have been using it like this:

    1. Toco-8 recommended dosing
    2. Stieprox shampoo - clears poors / dht scalp
    3. Essential oil massage
    4. and I now just added Saw Palmetto back in the last week as I was out of it for a while - 320mg day.

    I will have before's and after.
  

  
 

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