stands for Human Chorionic Gonadotripin which is a glycoprotein
hormone produced during pregnancy. HCG can be found in the urine
of pregnant women when the hormone is at its highest levels. HCG
can be made synthetically or extracted for the urine of a pregnant
women then processed for human use.
HCG should be processed in the USA, and in an FDA regulated lab
to ensure only the highest quality ingredients are used. Some
manufactures skip out on quality and are not even regulated on
what they include in their formula. Some companies have been tested
to show their bottles of HCG had no HCG hormone in them at all!
of the difficult and time consuming process HCG is produced, manufactures
must keep wholesale prices at a certain level. If you pay less
than $50 for a 1 oz bottle of HCG, you most likely are getting
line, make sure when you go to buy a Homeopathic HCG supplement,
to look for the Good Manufacturing Process logo. (see below) This
means they are FDA Approved & regulated.