Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions about SagaMedica’s products

Here are answers to frequently asked questions. The questions are categorized by products.
 

Questions about SagaPro

Who uses SagaPro?
 
Those who use SagaPro are usually people with urinary frequency. Men with benign prostate enlargement are the majority of consumers, but the product has also been popular amongst people of both sexes with overactive bladder.
 
Is the product effective?
 
SagaPro has been on the market from the year 2005 and its popularity has been constantly growing. The product was tested for 2 years on several individuals before it was decided to produce the product. The test gave indications that the product would be effective for people suffering from urinary frequency.
 
SagaPro is the only Icelandic natural product that has been clinically tested. The study showed that SagaPro reduces urinary frequency with people who have little or diminished bladder capacity. The study also showed that SagaPro is a safe product.
 
What research has been done on the compounds in SagaPro?
 
Extensive research have been done on the compounds in Angelica, both in Iceland and elsewhere. The leaves of the Angelica withhold flavonoids that are believed to have a relaxing impact on smooth muscle cells. Our research development is ambitious and the producing methods ensures that the volume of bioactive compounds in the product remains the same as in the raw material.
 
How much is needed of SagaPro and how often?
 
One tablet per day is believed to be sufficient, but many people say they receive better results with 2 tablets per day. People often take 2 tablets in the beginning. In case of nocturia, it has been proven best to take the tablets in the evenings.
 
How long does it take to experience a difference in the urinary frequency?
 
People have experienced change down to 5 days after string the treatment. Many people do not experience change until after longer period of time, but 30 days of using SagaPro should be enough to find out if the tablets are working for you or not. It is always recommended that people seek medical advice if they suffer from urinary frequency, because the reason may vary. This is especially important for men. 
 
Can SagaPro help women?
 
Many women use SagaPro and claim it is of benefit for them. Overactive bladder is a common reason for urinary frequency for both genders. We believe that this is the reason why women use SagaPro. 
Diabetes and urinary frequency – Can SagaPro help in those situations?
 
Those who are currently treated for diabetes can try SagaPro like everyone else.
 
Is the bioactivity in SagaPro measured?
 
The production method ensures that each tablet contains approx. 100mg of bioactive compounds.
 
Are there any negative side effects of using SagaPro?
 
There are none known negative side effects of using SagaPro. It is always a possibility that people may suffer from various plant allergies.
 

Questions about Voxis

What is special about Voxis?
 
Voxis withholds compounds from the leaves of Angelica. Studies have shown that compounds from Angelica can be viral resistant.
 
What is the meaning of the name?
 
The name means the Icelandic voice. The word vox means voice in Latin and is is the international country code of Iceland.
 
Is a sugarfree Voxis available?
 
No, Voxis is not available sugar free.
 

Questions about Angelica

What is Angelica?
 
Angelica is made from the seeds of the Angelica Archangelica.
 
What is the benefit of using Angelica?
 
People use Angelica for viral resistance and to prevent anxiety. Research have shown that the seeds of the Angelica Archangelica contain compounds which can positive effects in these areas.
 
What does the name mean?
 
The product takes its name after plant, Angelica Archangelica. 
 
How many tablets of Angelica should I take, and how often?
 
Recommended daily does is 1 tablet. That should be enough for most people, but you can take 2 tablets if necessary. 
 
What research lie behind the compounds in Angelica?
 
Extensive research have been done on Angelica, both here in Iceland and abroad. Our research development is ambitious and the producing methods ensures that the volume of bioactive compounds in the product remains the same as in the raw material.
 
Why is it not recommended to use Angelica along with sunbathing?
 
Bioactive compounds in the Angelica seeds can increase the photometric sensitivity of the skin so it is more sensitive towards the rays of sun. This is known in many plants, including celery. 
 
Is it safe to use Angelica along with medicine?
 
People who use medicine should always consult with a doctor before using food supplements. The general rule is to allow 2 hours between the intake of food supplements and medicines. This is done to avoid the food supplement to decrease or increase the affectivity of the medicine. This applies to all food supplements.
 
Does Angelica have any side effects?
 
Angelica can increase the photometric sensitivity of the skin and therefore sunbathing should be avoided. There is a possibility of plant allergy and that applies to all products made from plants. People who use anti-coagulating medicines and people who are undergoing surgery need to take into consideration that Angelica has blood-thinning effect. That should be avoided in these circumstances, even though it is considered a health beneficiary in general. People are encouraged to consult with a doctor if in doubt. 
 

Questions about SagaMemo

What compounds are in SagaMemo?
 
SagaMemo is made from seeds of the Icelandic Angelica Archangelica and Icelandic wood cranesbill (geranium sylvaticum).
 
Why do people use SagaMemo?
 
SagaMemo is used by people who want to maintain a healthy memory.
 
What research lie behind the compounds in SagaMemo?
 
It has been established that the compounds in SagaMemo work together. Lab researches indicate that the compounds can hinder the breakdown of the neuro-secretion acetylcholine. The findings of these researches have been published in peer-reviewed journal.
 
Extensive research have been done on Angelica, both here in Iceland and abroad. Our research development is ambitious and the producing methods ensures that the volume of bioactive compounds in the product remains the same as in the raw material.
 
Is it safe to use SagaMemo along with medicine?
 
People who use medicine should always consult with a doctor before using food supplements. The general rule is to allow 2 hours between the intake of food supplements and medicines. This is done to avoid the food supplement to decrease or increase the affectivity of the medicine. This applies to all food supplements.
 
Does SagaMemo have any side effects?
 
SagaMemo can increase the photometric sensitivity of the skin and therefore sunbathing should be avoided. There is a possibility of plant allergy and that applies to all products made from plants. People who use anti-coagulating medicines and people who are undergoing surgery need to take into consideration that SagaMemo has blood-thinning effect. That should be avoided in these circumstances, even though it is considered a health beneficiary in general. People are encouraged to consult with a doctor if in doubt.