What is WaterVive?

Unlike most multivitamins and supplements in the pill form, WaterVive is a liquid supplement that has almost 100% absorption rate. It saves you time from mixing powder and counting pills, helps people with swallowing difficulties. All nutrients in WaterVive are extracted from 100% whole foods and plants. Packed with 80 ingredients, WaterVive is an economical, convenient, complete, and naturally healthy wellness formula for busy people who want to meet their daily nutritional needs. Using a c...

How do I take WaterVive?

Dosage All you need is 1 capful everyday. 1 capful is about 2 tbsp. Each bottle of WaterVive lasts you about 1 month. That means it costs you less than a cup of coffee everyday. Time You can either take it all at once in the morning, if you have a busy life lifestyle. You can also spread it out, and drink half a capful (1 tbsp) in the morning and afternoon. From a nutritional standpoint, it is best to spread out your nutrient intake, so your body is boosted with nutrients throughout the day....

Can I take WaterVive if I am vegetarian and have food allergies?

WaterVive is 100% whole food, and plant based. So it is suitable for vegans or vegetarians. It is also free of gluten, lactose, yeast, artificial colouring, artificial flavours, or artificial sweeteners. If you are allergic to any of these chemicals, do not worry because you will not find them in WaterVive.

Can children between the age 3 - 12 take WaterVive?

Absolutely! Simply reduce the dosage by half. So, they only need half a capful a day, and a bottle will last about 2 months.

What is the benefit of taking WaterVive?

To maintain an optimal health and prevent diseases resulting from nutritional deficiency, our body needs a fully balanced diet with all crucial nutrients. However, given the modern lifestyle, beneficial nutrients may be difficult to obtain from food sources alone. WaterVive is a quality, all-in-one dietary supplement that is analogous to a nutritional insurance policy, and it ensures sufficient nutrient intake is met daily.

What is the shelf life of WaterVive?

A new bottle stays good for about 1 year. Unless you buy 12 bottles (1 year's supply) all at once, chances are you will finish the bottles before they expire. After opening, Watervive is good for 3 months. Refrigeration is necessary once the bottle is opened. Please store the bottle(s) away from heat, sunlight, and moisture.

What is Citric Acid, Postassium Sorbate and Xanthum Gum?

They are food additives in the WaterVive.

What is the natural source of Xanthum Gum?

Xanthan Gum is made by naturally fermenting sugar with a bacteria, xanthomonas campestris. The result is a gel that is then, dried and milled to create the powder substance. It is used as an emulsifier to encourage ingredients that normally do not like to mix together. It also helps to create a smoother texture.

What does % DV stand for?

DV stands for Daily Value. This represents how much of a nutrient the supplement provides in regards to a 2,000 calorie daily diet. For example, if a calcium supplement is labelled "50% DV," it contains 500 mg of calcium per serving, because the DV for calcium is 1,000 mg per day.

On the supplement fact table, the daily value exceeds 100% for some nutrients. Is that safe?

If you follow the recommended daily serving (1 capful everyday), you will not overdose on any nutrients that can lead to adverse effects. According to WebMd*, "The risks of dietary deficiencies is greater than the risk of overdosing on a multivitamin." *Reference: http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-and-supplements/nutrition-vitamins-11/choose-multivitamin?page=2

What is a proprietary blend? Why is the exact amount of each ingredient not listed?

Proprietary blend refers to an unique formula (with a combination of ingredients) used exclusively by a manufacturer. To protect the unique formula from copycats, instead of listing each ingredient weight individually, the total weight of all ingredients is listed. The components of the blend are listed in the order of predominance by weight.

Can I overdose on minerals if I take WaterVive and drink Adya Clarity treated water?

No. Assuming you are drinking 8 glasses of water a day (ie. 1 litre or 0.5 gallons per day), you will not overdose as Adya Clarity contains the essential minerals in trace amounts.

Why is the Vitamin B12 in the form of cyanocobalamin?

It is NOT toxic! In dietary supplements, Vitamin B12 is normally present as cyanocobalamin. It is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency in people with anaemia and other conditions. Our body readily converts cyanocobalamin to methylcobalamin, which is the form that customers would want or inquire (and 5-deoxyadenosylcobalamin). B12 is not being plant sourced. It is true that plants cannot make Vitamin B12 because only bacteria and other micro-organisms are capable of producing it. Having said ...

Can I take WaterVive on top of other supplements?

It depends on what other supplements you are taking. Please refer to the table below: Iron Yes Calcium Magnesium Phosphorus Vitamin C Folate Other B Vitamins Not Recommended Vitamin A Any other natural herbal supplements are fine. You can use this tool from USDA to calculate daily nutrient recommendations for dietary planning based on the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs): http://fnic.nal.usda.gov/fnic/interactiveDRI...

I have difficulties in absorbing nutrients. Is your product easy to absorb?

If you have difficulties in absorbing nutrients, WaterVive is a more effective supplement for you. Here is the reason: WaterVive Other supplements Source of nutrients Highly absorbable. Because WaterVive is 100% plant based and sourced from superfoods,the nutrients are in a form similar to food. Hard to absorb. Since the nutrients may be chemically synthesized, your body may reject them. Form Liquid. Up to 98% absorption rate* Solid, hard pills. Only 10-20% absor...

Do the coenzyme and cofactors in WaterVive help my digestive enzymes?

Coenzymes and cofactors are molecules that are required for our body enzymes to function. Many of the coenzymes are derived from vitamins. The coenzymes and cofactors do help your digestive enzymes, but adding more of those coenzymes and cofactors will not increase the production or secretion of the digestive enzymes.

Does WaterVive interfere with prescription drugs or medications?

As with any dietary supplement or natural health product, please consult your doctor and/or natural healthcare practitioner prior to taking WaterVive. Download the WaterVive label here to share with your doctor. Attachments: WaterVive_Label.pdf (http://www.waterliberty.com/helpdesk/download_attachment.php?kb_att=6)

Is WaterVive suitable for individuals with a medical condition?

Individuals with a known or suspected medical condition should always talk to a licensed medical professional before beginning any form of supplementation. Download the WaterVive label here to share with your doctor. Attachments: WaterVive_Label.pdf (http://www.waterliberty.com/helpdesk/download_attachment.php?kb_att=7)

Why is WaterVive kept in a plastic bottle? Is that safe?

WaterVive bottle is made from the food-grade High Density Polyethylene # 2 plastic (HDPE). It is non-toxic and is recyclable. Glass is not used as it is easily breakable during transportation. Packaging using stainless steel and glass increases shipping cost due to heavy weight.

What does GMP logo on WaterVive mean?

Our facility is certified to be in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), a set of requirements issued by the FDA. This means that FDA conducts periodic inspections on our facilities, requiring strict control of procedures and documentation. Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)* ensure that dietary supplements must be prepared and stored in a way that the quality is ensured. Manufacturers are now expected to guarantee the identity, purity, strength, and composition of their dieta...

Can I take WaterVive while pregnant?

During pregnancy, the need for some micro-nutrients increases. This includes vitamin A, vitamin C, most of the B vitamins, folate, choline, iron, and calcium. It is best to consult a physician to determine whether the supplement will be appropriate for you. Download the WaterVive label here to share with your doctor. Attachments: WaterVive_Label.pdf (http://www.waterliberty.com/helpdesk/download_attachment.php?kb_att=5)

Can I take WaterWive while nursing?

During lactation, requirements for some micro-nutrients change as well to accommodate for the amount secreted in the breast milk. Iron requirement is no longer as high as what is needed during pregnancy (assuming the women's menstruation has not resumed yet) and folate needs are no longer as high. The iron daily reference intake (DRI) is 9 mg/day during lactation, which can be achieved through diet. In general, WaterVive is fine to take during lactation.

Why is it recommended to take WaterVive with food?

WaterVive is taken with food because the process of eating triggers the body to secrete digestive enzymes and prepares the digestive system for food and absorption of nutrients. You want most of the nutrients in WaterVivie to be absorbed and not just pass through your body. However, it is not harmful if WaterVive is taken alone without foods.

Do I need to take other supplements while taking WaterVive?

It is really case dependent. For some people, it is not necessary to take other supplements but for others, iron or calcium supplement may be needed. For example, if you are a vegetarian, please note down your iron intake because there is no iron in Watervive. If you are vegetarian or lactose intolerant, calcium and vitamin D would also be of concern.

Is it possible to take too much WaterVive?

Yes, please go with the recommended dosage of the product - which is one capful everyday. Taking too much of certain vitamins and minerals can cause adverse effects.

Is it better to take individual supplements or multivitamin?

The balance between all nutrients is important to maximize body absorption. For example, high absorption of calcium can deplete magnesium in the body. To address this, multivitamins contain nutrients that are in the correct ratio to each other.

Can a person with diabetes take WaterVive?

WaterVive does not contain any sugar except fructose. A study suggests that fructose is safe at doses of <90 g/d*. People who are diabetic would need to watch out for the amount of carbohydrates consumed. Experts recommend a carbohydrate intake between 45%-65% of total calories. In sum, just by taking WaterVIie should not exceed the recommended amount of carbohydrates. However, it is still best to consult a physician. *Reference: http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/88/5/1189.full

Does WaterVive cause or help with weight gain?

No, the product will not cause weight gain. The calorie intake of 1 capful is not significant. If interested, you may assess your own calorie input and output. Weight loss and weight gain are not just about calorie intake. For example, bone health and water retention all contribute to your weight loss or weight gain.

Does WaterVivie help with allergies?

WaterVive contains vitamins and minerals that are shown to reduce inflammation, a major cause of allergies. These include Vitamin A, B6, C, D, E, K, Selenium. Reference: http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-and-supplements/lifestyle-guide-11/inflammation?page=1

Is WaterVive appropriate for athletes?

Increased supplemental doses of vitamins and minerals do not enhance performance in sports. However, deficiency in micro-nutrients can negatively affect performance. WaterVive can be taken to provide "assurance" that all micro-nutrients are present.

What are the natural flavours in WaterVive?

The natural flavours are pre-blended flavors sourced from a custom flavor house that is derived from natural ingredients. The first is an orange extract blend and the other is a ginger extract blend. Many fruit, vegetable and herbal ingredients contribute to the flavour as well.

How does FDA regulate supplements?

1. FDA does not "approve" dietary supplements for safety or effectiveness before they reach the consumers, unlike drugs and medicine that cure diseases. Which is why there is a disclaimer statement on the label: "These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any diseases." It is required by the US law to have this statement on every non-drug product, including dietary supplements. For more informa...

What is lipotrophic factor?

WaterVive has lipotrophic factors, such as choline and inositol. The factors help breakdown fats and export them from the liver. By doing so, these lipotrophic factors prevent excess fat storage in liver and maintain a healthy liver.