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Thorne Choleast (120 Vegetarian Capsules)

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Red yeast rice extract with coenzyme Q10 

  • contains naturally-occurring monacolins

Thorne Choleast (120 Vegetarian Capsules)

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  • Thorne Choleast (120 Vegetarian Capsules)


Choleast contains the naturally occurring monacolins found in red yeast rice (no relation to Candida).  It also contains a number of beneficial phytosterols, isoflavones and trace minerals. The EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) has allowed the following health claim for Red Rice Yeast and the monacolin K “these contribute to the normal maintenance of blood LDL cholesterol levels, if at least 10mg of monacolin K from the red yeast rice is consumed daily”.

In easy to take vegetarian capsules this product is suitable for vegetarians, vegans and for people with Candida and yeast sensitivities.

Citrinin is a toxic by product of the fermentation process and Thorne’s Choleast  contains an undetectable level of citrinin. 

Additional Information

Brand Thorne Research
Size 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Recommended Dosage

As recommended by a health-care practitioner.

Do not exceed recommended daily dose.

Supplements are not a substitute for a healthy balanced diet.


Serving Size: One Capsule 

Per Serving


 Red Yeast Rice



 Coenzyme Q10



NRV = Nutrient Reference Value.

%NRV = Percent Nutrient Reference Value.

*%NRV = Percent Nutrient Reference Value not established.

Free From

This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, egg, dairy products, or artificial colours, artificial sweeteners, or artificial flavours. This product also does not contain lactose, palmitic acid, magnesium stearate, or stearic acid.


This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.

If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.

There are no known adverse interactions or contraindications at publication date.

Red yeast rice can cause gastritis, abdominal discomfort, and elevated liver enzymes. It is possible that reactions similar to those caused by HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor drugs (statins) can be caused by red yeast; however, those adverse reactions have not been reported for red yeast rice extracts. People already taking cholesterol lowering medication should consult their doctor before taking this supplement.

This product may cause a temporary and harmless red colouring of the stool

Use only if bottle is sealed.
Store tightly sealed in a cool, dry place.

Choleast contains an ingredient derived from soy.

Other Ingredients

Leucine. Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule. Red Yeast Rice (Monascus purpureus), Coenzyme Q10. 

&nbspContains ingredient derived from SOY (rice).

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