Do you sell antibiotics or similar types of medicine?
No. Ancient Formulas, Inc. is a formulator/manufacturer of food supplements only and is NOT licensed for pharmaceuticals. We do not manufacture, sell or trade any type of prescription medicine or pharmaceutical drugs.
What are the side effects of your supplements?
Every ingredient is listed on the label of each our products, our Supplement Facts panel, lists the contents and amount of active ingredients per serving, and the suggested serving size, but your health care provider might decide if a different amount is more appropriate for you. Let your health care providers (including doctors, pharmacists, and dietitians) know which dietary supplements you’re taking so that you can discuss what’s best for your overall health, they can help you determine which supplements, if any, might have strong effects in your body.
Can I take my prescription medication and supplements together?
What is the right supplement for me?
Every person has different dietary needs, all our products are safe to use as long as you follow your doctor’s recommendation, you always must consult with a physician or seek medical advice before starting any dietary supplements.
Is your manufacturing facility FDA inspected?
How can I know the effectiveness and quality of a dietary supplement?
For over more than 30 years our customers have been satisfied with our products; most our clients are healthcare professional that trust us with the manufacture of the supplements they provide to their patients. The National Institutes of Health supports research on dietary supplements, and you can access a large amount of information in their website. The FDA has also established current good manufacturing practices (cGMPs) for dietary supplements to help ensure their identity, purity, strength, and composition. These cGMPs are carefully designed to prevent the possibility of contamination, improper packaging and labeling, use of the wrong ingredients, or adding too much or too little of an ingredient. The FDA periodically inspects our facility and we are very strict into being compliant with every requirement.
How come I've never seen these products on a convenient store?
We are a local small company and we are not currently selling to convenient stores, usually we manufacture for healthcare professionals and other private brands.
Tell me more about dietary supplements, how do I know what to buy?
We always recommend to consult a healthcare provider since we don’t give medical advice, for any other questions you may have about food supplements you can also browse the Federal Government Information Sources on Dietary Supplements, there is plenty information openly available to the public.
How do I know that the ingredients in the label are the ones in the supplement I’m taking?
Do you test raw materials and finished products to make sure they meet label claim?
What is the source of the gelatin in your softgels?
What are VCAPS and what are they made of?
What is the meaning of Non-GE/GMO?
What is the difference between Organic and Non-GMO?
Yet organic does not allow any GMO for produce, meaning that no plant, animal or organism has been genetically changed and artificially enriched, but instead have been grown or farmed without the use of any exogenous aid, artificial chemicals, hormones, or antibiotics.
Following our previous example, the natural grape plant that hasn’t been altered genetically, is planted in bare local soil with no more nutrients that the ones already present in such soil, if the plants survives, it will provide grapes with seeds and is classified as organic since it was only exposed to natural nutrients and contaminants, free of any artificial additives.
What is the minimum or maximum order I can make?
How long does it take to receive my order?
All shipments will be processed and shipped the day after payment is successfully approved. Shipments are usually sent UPS ground and are picked up on a daily basis at 5:00p.m. UPS ground shipments are usually received in 2-5 business days, depending upon the destination area. If requested, we can ship through the postal service, either first class (if the package meets the weight requirements) or priority. Priority Mail should be delivered within three (3) to six (6) business days and First Class varies depending upon destination. Ancient Formulas, Inc. will not be responsible for shipments sent through First Class Mail.
Do you ship internationally?
Can I do changes or cancel my order?
We try to process all orders the day after they are placed, so changes or cancellations may be made until noon, 12:00p.m., of the day following placement of orders. If you requested same day shipping, there will be no changes or cancellations accepted after placing the order.