OncoQOL MucosaQOL is a professional supplement including L-glutamine to support oral and gastrointestinal (GI) health. L-Glutamine, the conditionally essential amino acid in MucosaQOL, supports healthy oral and GI mucosal function and integrity. MucosaQOL supports healthy mucous membranes of the mouth and GI tract, and helps to reduce GI disturbance. MucosaQOL mixes easily in warm or cold liquids. MucosaQOL is free of gluten, corn, wheat, yeast, soy, egg, lactose and dairy. OncoQOL's MucosaQOL does not contain artificial colors, flavors or sweeteners. OncoQOL helps enhance the quality of life.
•Supports Healthy Mucous Membranes of the Mouth
•Supports GI Mucosal Function and Integrity
•Helps Reduce GI Distrubance
•Mixes Easily in Both Warm and Cold Liquids
What is magnesium stearate and stearic acid, and why doesn't OncoQOL use these substances in their products? These substances are fatty acids that are usually combined with other manufacturing aids to make powders flow more quickly and easily during manufacturing. They choose to not use magnesium stearate, stearic acid, or vegetable stearates as manufacturing aids when they make their products. These substances can also make nutrient absorption unpredictable.
Are OncoQOL products pharmaceutical grade? The definition "pharmaceutical grade" does not exist in the nutritional supplement industry and companies that use that term are being deceptive. However, they do manufacture their products with the utmost concern for product purity, quality, and safety. OncoQOL is 100-percent compliant with the Good Manufacturing Practice regulation enforced by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the nutritional supplement industry.
Their internal standards for ingredient purchasing, product specifications, and manufacturing standards for finished products is unsurpassed. OncoQOL products are approved for sale in Australia by the Therapeutic Goods Administration of the Government of Australia, which does not distinguish between pharmaceutical products and nutritional supplements.
Do you test for the presence of heavy metals in your fish oil products? Yes. All of their fish oil ingredients are tested for the presence of heavy metals and other contaminants when the ingredient is received and before the ingredient is used in a product.
Are OncoQOL nutritional supplements hypoallergenic? There is no generally recognized definition of hypoallergenic. However, they strive to purchase only the highest quality ingredients so that their products are as pure as possible.
Does OncoQOL test products on animals? No, OncoQOL supports the objective of eliminating the laboratory testing of animals.
Are OncoQOL products certified by independent and reputable private organizations? Yes, in early 2015 OncoQOL received two prestigious certifications from NSF International: the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) certification and the NSF Certified for Sport certification.