Ecological Formulas Monolaurin contains the monoester of the fatty acid lauric acid. This is a powerful antiviral, tested successfully for herpes types I and II, as well as non-specific viral infections. It contains the monoester of the acid lauric acid. Monolaurin has had good results in studies of Shingles, Herpes virus and Epstein Bar virus, which is closely related to the herpes virus.The maximal goal of antiviral treatment is to restore function to the infected cells, stop viral replication and thus prevent spread to additional cells. The difficulty is inhibition of the virus without harming the body's cells. Diseases may become evident only after extensive viral multiplication and cellular alteration have occurred. Thirdly, antiviral therapy can result in resistant mutation.
Ecological Formulas Monolaurin contains no corn, yeast, wheat, liver, citrus or other common food or chemical allergens. Manufacturing methods of Ecological Formulas Monolaurin incorporate special delayed release properties.