Ingredients

We carefully choose ingredients from New Zealand and around the world to make the best natural health supplements. Find out about what we’re made of...

  1. Actazin

    Actazin™ is a new digestive support ingredient from New Zealand Kiwifruit. It is shown to support regularity without the gas and bloating side effects commonly associated with fibre supplements. ACTAZIN™ has a normalising effect on the bowel, so it can be used long term and will continue to gently support gut health without overstimulation. ACTAZIN™ is derived using a special process which ensures the beneficial nutrients of the Kiwifruit are maintained.

  2. Adhatoda

    Adhatoda acts as a bronchodilator (increases airflow), making it useful in the treatment and prevention of asthma.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear.

  3. Albizia

    Albizia provides anti-allergic properties and may inhibit the degranulation of mast cells and inhibit histamine-induced bronchospasm. Beneficial in the treatment of asthma.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear.

  4. Alpha Lipoic Acid

    Alpha Lipoic Acid is an antioxidant that helps make Vitamin A and Vitamin C more efficient.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Teen Everyday.

  5. Aquamin™

    Aquamin™ is produced from red algae, is rich in Calcium, Magnesium and 74 other trace minerals, including Zinc, Iron and Selenium.

  6. Artemisia annua

    Artemisia annua is also known as sweet wormwood, an aromatic herb with small, yellow flower heads,containing the chemical, artemisinin. Active artemisinin provides anti-inflammatory properites, due to the inhibition of inflammatory factors and mediators.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Arthri-Remedy 1-A-Day.

  7. Astaxanthin

    Astaxanthin is a reddish pigment that occurs naturally in certain algae and gives a reddish-pink colour to Krill and other crustaceans that eat it. Astaxanthin is a powerful antioxidant.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Sun UV Protect, GO Krill Oil 750mg Reflux Free.

  8. Bacopa

    Bacopa is a valuable herb in treating the nervous system. Bacopa acts to increase alertness, concentration, intelligence, memory, improve learning ability, reduce anxiety, depression, and enhances the ability of the brain to cope with excessive stress.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Teen Everyday.

  9. Baical Skullcap

    Baical Skullcap is indicated for allergies, asthma, hayfever and infections.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear, GO Allergy Support.

  10. Bearberry

    Bearberry is a diuretic and urinary anti-septic, making it useful for the prevention and control of Urinary Tract Infections. Often used to ease fluid retention, swelling and bloating.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Cranberry 60,000+, GO Herbal Diuretic.

  11. Bee Pollen

    Bee Pollen is rich in minerals, vitamins and amino acids, and is touted as a nutritionally balanced dietary supplement and antioxidant. Bee Pollen can help increase your ability to focus, increase your energy levels, stamina, improve your immune system health and provide antioxidant protection benefits.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Bee Pollen 550mg.

  12. Beta-carotene

    Beta-carotene is a powerful antioxidant and essential for eye health.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Vision Protect, GO Multi Pregnancy Everyday.

  13. Bifidobacterium bifidum (strain Bb-02)

    Refer to HOWARU Restore®.

  14. Bifidobacterium breve (strain Bb-03)

    Bifidobacterium breve (strain Bb-03) – helps colonize healthy gut community and crowd out bad bacteria.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Probiotic 75 Billion.

  15. Bifidobacterium Lactis (strain BI-07, BI-04)

    Refer to HOWARU Restore® and HOWARU Protect®.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Probiotic 75 Billion.

  16. Bifidobacterium lactis (strain Bi-07)

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Probiotic 75 Billion.

  17. Bifidobacterium lactis (strain Bl-04)

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Probiotic 75 Billion.

  18. Bifidobacterium longum (strain Bl-05)

    Bifidobacterium longum (strain Bl-05) – has been used to stimulate immune response and promote microbial balance by crowding out bad bacteria. It is believed to help break down carbohydrates without producing excess gas.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Probiotic 75 Billion.

  19. Bilberry

    Bilberry may alleviate eye fatigue of all kinds including eye fatigue caused by reading, driving and computers. Bilberry is the leading herb for maintaining healthy vision and managing various eye disorders.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Vision Protect, GO Bilberry 20,000mg, GO Bilberry 30,000mg.

  20. Biotin

    Biotin promotes strong nails and healthy hair.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO B Complex, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Multi Pregnancy Everyday, GO Hair Skin Nails, GO Iron For Women.

  21. Black Cohosh

    Black Cohosh helps to alleviate signs and symptoms such as; hot flushes, night sweats, PMS, anxiety and vaginal dryness.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Hormone Harmony, GO Meno-Free.

  22. Black Pepper

    Black Pepper enhances the bioavailability of many other nutrients. Black Pepper will help increase alertness and attention.

  23. Blackcurrant

    Blackcurrant contains anthocyanosides and other flavonoids, which help improve circulation to and within the eyes, helping to improve night vision and promote eye health.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Vision Protect, GO KIDS VITA-C 260mg Chewables – Blackcurrant.

  24. Blackstrap Molasses

    is the natural raw product left after sugar cane crushing. Naturally rich in vitamins and minerals, particularly iron, calcium, magnesium, copper.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Blackstrap Molasses.

  25. Boron

    Boron is a trace mineral that is helpful in maintaining healthy bone and joint function.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Calcium 1-A-Day.

  26. Boswellia

    Boswellia acts as an anti-inflammatory, helping with breathing including wheezing. Considered to be an anti-asthmatic herb.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear.

  27. Brahmi

    Brahmi is a valuable herb in treating the nervous system. Brahmi acts to increase alertness, concentration, intelligence, memory, improve learning ability, reduce anxiety, depression, and enhances the ability of the brain to cope with excessive stress.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Ginkgo 9,000+.

  28. Brindleberry

    Brindleberry provides a rich source of HCA. HCA works to suppress the appetite. HCA inhibits the body’s ability to store fat, possibly causing more fat from foods to pass through the body without being stored

  29. Bromelain

    Bromelain may reduce the quantity of mucous, alleviate inflammation associated with sinuses. Bromelain may be useful in the treatment of hayfever and perennial allergic rhinitis.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear, GO Allergy Support, GO De-Congest Triple Strength, GO Hista-Calm.

  30. Buchu

    Buchu possesses diuretic properties that alleviate Urinary Tract Infections and cystitis. The diuretic effect helps to flush away the detrimental bacteria that cause Urinary Tract Infections.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Cranberry 60,000+.

  31. Burdock

    Burdock is a beneficial herb in the treatment of skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, skin disorders.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Detox Everyday, GO Liver Detox.

  32. Calamari Oil

    Calamari Oil is a high strength DHA Omega 3-fatty acid ingredient. It is richer in DHA than all other sources of Omega-3 including Fish Oil and Krill Oil. DHA is the preferred Omega-3 for brain health, improving communication between brain cells, helping to enhance memory, learning and concentration.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Calamari Gold Brain Food.

  33. Calcium

    Calcium is for building and maintaining healthy bones and teeth, muscle contraction, healthy heart and nervous system function, blood pressure regulation. Calcium is used primarily in the treatment of osteoporosis and high blood pressure.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Calcium 1-A-Day, GO Multi Pregnancy Everyday, GO Hormone Harmony, GO Sleep Support, GO Colostrum Chewable Bears.

  34. Calcium Ascorbate - Threonate Complex (Vitamin C)

    Calcium Ascorbate - Threonate Complex (Vitamin C) is a special form of Vitamin C with superior bio-availability. It has been shown to be more readily absorbed by the cells than any other form of Vitamin C, and is excreted more slowly compared to regular ascorbic acid. Studies have shown that this form is retained in the body for longer than other forms of Vitamin C, providing 24 Hour immune support. Also supplied in a pH-neutral non acidic form, making it gentle on the stomach, therefore reducing the chance of gastrointestinal upset.

  35. Calcium Phosphate dehydrate

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Colostrum Milk 550mg Chewable.

  36. Celery

    Celery provides diuretic, anti-inflammatory and anti-rheumatic properties, all of which make Celery beneficial in the treatment of fluid retention, arthritis and rheumatism. Celery helps to move fluid out of the joints bringing relief to swollen joints.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Celery 8,000, GO Herbal Diuretic, GO Glucosamine 1-A-Day, GO Vege-Glucosamine Plus, GO Celery 16,000 mg.

  37. Chamomile

    Chamomile is specific as a nervous system relaxant, and is also used for tension headaches, nervous tension and anxiety.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear, GO Sleep Support.

  38. Chaste Tree

    Chaste Tree is an effective treatment for common PMS symptoms such as mood changes, irritability, breast tenderness, fluid retention and headaches.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Hormone Harmony.

  39. Cherr-X® Sweet Cherry

    Cherries are one of the few food sources that naturally contain the sleep regulating hormone melatonin. Melatonin is a chemical released in the body by the pineal gland that is closely connected with the regulation of the sleep-wake cycle. Melatonin helps to improve sleep quality. Ongoing studies are demonstrating how foods naturally rich in melatonin– like sweet and tart cherries – can help sufferers of insomnia gain deep, restful sleep.

  40. Chlorophyll

    Chlorophyll is a green pigment found in plants. Chlorophyll is a chemical compound that collects light and uses the light to make energy in plants. Chlorophyll is known for its cleansing, deodorizing and alkalising benefits. The pH balancing benefits of Chlorophyll are of significant benefit in today’s lifestyle where we are often found to be more acidic than alkaline.

  41. Choline

    Choline is required for the proper metabolism of fats, proper liver function, concentration, alertness and memory.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO B Complex, GO Multi Teen Everyday.

  42. Chondroitin

    Chondroitin is effective in treating the pain and disability of arthritis and may act to slow progression. Chondroitin is an important constituent of cartilage and connective tissue, and helps to maintain the resilience of cartilage. Chondroitin also helps to rebuild damaged cartilage.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Glucosamine 1-A-Day.

  43. Chromium

    Chromium is ideal for those who experience cravings during blood sugar level irregularities

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Hormone Harmony.

  44. Chromium Nicotinate

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Sugar Block.

  45. Chromium Picolinate

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Pregnancy Everyday, GO Chromium 3,340mcg, GO Sugar Block.

  46. Citrus Bioflavonoids

    Citrus Bioflavonoids are well known for providing ample amounts of Vitamin C and Bioflavonoids. Derived from the peel of citrus fruits, Bioflavonoids are necessary for the proper absorption of Vitamin C and may be helpful for strengthening capillaries, reducing inflammation, enhancing the immune system and reducing histamine production.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Vir-Defence, GO Vision Protect, GO Iron For Women, GO Hista-Calm, GO Extra-C 1200+, GO Vitamin C 500mg Sugar Free Chewables.

  47. Co-Enzyme Q10

    Co-Enzyme Q10 is essential for energy production. Co-Enzyme Q10 is also a powerful antioxidant. Levels of Co-Enzyme Q10 tend to be lower in people with high cholesterol compared to healthy individuals of the same age. In addition, certain cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins, appear to deplete natural levels of Co Enzyme Q10 in the body. Taking Co-Enzyme Q10 supplements can correct the deficiency caused by statin medications without affecting the medication's positive effects on cholesterol levels.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Multi Everyday, GO Cholesterol Shield, GO Multi Teen Everyday, GO Co-Q10 60mg, GO Co-Q10 160mg, GO Co-Q10 300mg, GO Co-Enzyme Q10 Ubiquinol 100mg, GO Vitamin E 500IU + Co-Q10, GO Co-Q10 400mg.

  48. Coleus

    Coleus assists in weight loss due to its ability to breakdown stored fat as well as inhibit the synthesis of adipose tissue, additionally, it increases thyroid hormone production and release thereby increasing metabolism.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Thyroid Protect.

  49. Collactive™

    Marine Collagen. Collagen is responsible for the elasticity of the skin. After the age of 25, our Collagen levels naturally start to decrease. When there is less Collagen in the body, we generally lose skin elasticity leading to the formation of wrinkles and fine lines. Collactive™ helps to prevent and diminish wrinkles, and increases the moisture level of dry skin.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Beautiful Skin – Collagen Support.

  50. Colostrum

    Colostrum provides a natural boost to the body's own immune system, helping to fight against infection. Colostrum is used for stimulating the immune system, healing injuries, strengthening the nervous system, burning fat, building lean muscle, increasing stamina and vitality, elevating mood and sense of well-being, slowing and reversing aging, and as an anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-fungal agent. IGF-1 in Colostrum). It is beneficial for skin, muscle and cartilage repair. Colostrum may also accelerate the healing of wounds.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Colostrum 550mg, GO Colostrum Chewable Bears.

  51. Colostrum (NZ sourced,GE Free)

  52. Contains Glucose, Sucralose, New Zealand blackcurrant flavour, natural colour (sweet red potato powder)

  53. Contains Glucose, Sucralose, Orange flavour, natural colour Betacarotene

  54. Copper

    Copper is a mineral that plays an important role in the metabolism of the Amino Acid Tyrosine. Copper may be essential for the proper function of the immune system.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Calcium 1-A-Day, GO Vision Protect, GO Multi Pregnancy Everyday, GO Iron For Women, GO Glucosamine 1-A-Day, GO Thyroid Protect.

  55. Couch Grass

    Couch Grass may be used in urinary infections such as cystitis, urethritis and prostatitis.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Herbal Diuretic.

  56. Cramp Bark

    Cramp Bark is a strong anti-spasmodic. Cramp Bark is used to relieve cramps, including menstrual cramps, muscle cramps, and stomach cramps.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Magnesium 650 + Crampbark.

  57. Cranberry

    Cranberry is used widely to prevent, treat and reduce the recurrence of Urinary Tract Infections (UTI's). Cranberry appears to inhibit the adhesion of harmful micro organisms to certain cells lining the urinary tract. This makes the environment a less hospitable place for E. coli and other bacteria to replicate, reducing the likelihood of infection.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Cranberry 60,000+.

  58. Damiana

    Damiana is known as an herbal aphrodisiac. Improves sexual desire and performance. Damiana boosts and maintains mental and physical capacity. Damiana helps to treat depression and anxiety, particularly when sexual dysfunction is a symptom of such imbalances.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Woman Plus, GO Man Plus, GO Prostate Protect.

  59. Dandelion leaf

    Dandelion leaf may alleviate ailments of the kidneys and functions as a cleanser for the kidneys. Dandelion leaf facilitates the elimination of toxins from the body via the kidneys. Dandelion leaf may alleviate edema (it functions as a diuretic).

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Herbal Diuretic, GO Detox Everyday.

  60. Dandelion root

    Dandelion root is useful in the treatment of liver ailments, such as jaundice and cirrhosis. Dandelion root helps induce the flow of bile from the liver, helping to detoxify the body. Dandelion root is claimed to "purify" the blood by straining and filtering toxins and wastes from the bloodstream.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Detox Everyday, GO Liver Detox.

  61. Deer Velvet

    Deer Velvet improves stamina and promotes a general state of health and well being.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Woman Plus, GO Man Plus.

  62. DNJ (Deoxynojirimycin)

    White Mulberry leaves contain an active compound known as DNJ (deoxynojirimycin) that helps to inhibit sugar digestion and therefore helps prevent sugar from being rapidly absorbed into the bloodstream. Sugar is then absorbed more gradually or excreted from the body with waste

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Sugar Block.

  63. Dong Quai

    Dong Quai helps to address symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats and mood swings.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Meno-Free.

  64. East Indian Globe Thistle (Sphaeranthus indicus)

    East Indian Globe Thistle is widely used in traditional Ayurvedic to help promote health. East Indian Globe Thistle has been used for hundreds of years for everything from inflammation to fever. When combined with Garcinia mangostana, it has been shown to have fat burning potential to help with weight loss. Both of these ingredients increase the levels of the hormone adiponectin, which encourages food to be burned as energy rather than stored as fat. The combination has been studied and shown to reduce hip and waist size, helping to reshape the body.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Slim Garcinia Gold.

  65. Echinacea

    Echinacea is well known for supporting the health of the immune system. A natural antibiotic and infection fighter, Echinacea helps to kill bacteria, viruses and fungi. Echinacea is suitable in the treatment of colds, sinusitis and bronchitis.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear, GO Vir-Defence, GO Cold-Sor Support.

  66. Elderberry

    Elderberry is specific in the treatment of colds and flu. Elderberry is indicated in any catarrhal inflammation of the upper respiratory tract, such as hayfever and sinusitis.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Vir-Defence.

  67. Elecampane

    Elecampane is beneficial for chronic bronchitis and bronchial asthma. Elecampane is particularly useful as it soothes the bronchial tube linings and acts as an expectorant.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Breathe Clear.

  68. Epilobium

    Epilobium is recommended to support prostate health. Epilobium may reduce inflammation and may "shrink" an enlarged prostate.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Prostate Protect.

  69. Evening Primrose Oil

    Evening Primrose Oil is often recommended to reduce breast pain tenderness, and it can also help to ease menstrual cramps, endometriosis and mood swings related to the menstrual cycle. Also beneficial for menopause and in symptoms of menopause such as hot flushes. Evening Primrose Oil helps ease rheumatoid arthritis pain and lessens the inflammation of acne and other skin conditions. Evening Primrose Oil makes skin more supple, hair more shinier and nails stronger.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Evening Primrose Oil 1,000mg.

  70. Eyebright

    Eyebright is beneficial for helping to alleviate eye fatigue, eye strain and irritation and also beneficial for those who suffer from eye allergies.

    Products containing this ingredient:
    GO Allergy Support, GO Vision Protect.