Organic Maca 600mg Capsules

Our vegan friendly maca root 500mg capsules are made from Soil Association certified organic maca root powder grown in the Peruvian Andies

Our organic certified maca powder capsules are a convenient and quick way to consume this nutritionally rich super food without the need to bake or make smoothies.

Certified organic by the Soil Association we use only the finest quality maca root powder which has been sourced from it's native growing region high in the Peruvian Andes.

Maca powder is a mainstay of the superfood revolution because of the intense nutrition it delivers, in capsule form, it's easy to incorporate this superfood into an active lifestyle with minimal fuss and planning.

What Is Maca Powder?

Maca root (Lepidium Meyenii) is a root vegetable native to Peru, and more specifically it grows at high altitude in the Andes, this is where our maca powder is sourced, however, as maca has increased in popularity the plant is being widely cultivated in South America. The quality of Maca powder harvested from plants grown at altitude in the Andes is acknowledged as superior.

Maca is a herbaceous biennial plant flowering once every two years and is a member of the Brassicaceae family; there are over 4000 recognised spices in this family including the cabbage family and mustard plants.

Maca Root Powder Benefits

Maca root is an adaptogen and rich in nutrients and vitamins. The root plant has been used for centuries in its native Peru as a nutritious food source and to support healthy communities.

Today maca powder has a broad range of uses, as a rich source of nutrients, it promotes overall well-being when used continuously.

Supports Increased Energy Levels

When maca powder is used in addition to a healthy balanced diet and regular exercise maca, root powder may support a naturally healthy body, leading to increased energy levels.

Supports Health Libido

Maca powder is widely used to promote healthy sexual activity in men and women and is considered a libido supporting nutrition supplement.

Maca Powder Nutrition Content

As a natural, unprocessed organic food source, the exact nutrition content of maca root powder can vary from season to season; the following values are typical for 100g serving; the percentage daily values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
  • Calories - 325 Kcal - 16%
    • from carbohydrate - 250 Kcal
    • from fat - 17.9 Kcal
    • from protein - 57.1 Kcal
  • Total Carbohydrate - 71.4g - 24%
    • Sugars - 32.1g
    • Dietary Fibre - 7.1g - 29%
  • Total Fat - 3.6g - 5%
  • Protein 14.3g - 29%
  • Vitamin C - 285mg - 475%
  • Riboflavin - 0.4mg - 21%
  • Niacin - 5.7mg - 29%
  • Vitamin B6 - 1.1mg - 57%
  • Calcium - 250mg - 25%
  • Iron - 14.8mg - 82%
  • Potassium - 2000mg - 57%
  • Sodium - 17.9mg - 1%
  • Copper - 6.0mg - 300%
  • Manganese - 0.8mg - 39%