Over the years we have learned how certain vitamin and mineral products can enhance hormone balance. However, the strength and type of vitamin supplements generally available at drug stores is not enough to adequately help these energy-sapping conditions.

The products for sale at health food stores are better than those offered by drugstores, but still are lacking the potency and purity needed for optimal thyroid, adrenal, and sex gland recovery.

For that reason we have worked for years with two specific companies known to the medical profession to be the absolute top of the line. These optimally sourced products use the most hypo-allergic fillers and excipients, as well as maintaining an exceptional degree of quality control.

These companies are:


Below you will find Xymogen products for general hormone balance (multivivitamin/mineral, extra anti-oxidants, essential fatty acids, and extra amino acids). In addition, Xymogen also makes specific vitamin, mineral, and herbal formulas for each specific endo-type. We have indicated our recommendations here. Xymogen has over 25 years of experience, operating as Atlantic ProNutrients or APN, in providing exclusive professional formulas to health care practitioners. As an independent health sciences company, Xymogen has introduced numerous innovations to the Functional Medicine Community.

The Xymogen line of formulas was researched and developed based on the overwhelming demands of their customers, with regard to maintaining the most effective nutraceuticals on the market.

TO ORDER Xymogen Products call: Order Online at: https://www.wholescripts.com/register/THYROID

Or By Telephone at: 707 245-0102   9am – 5 pm EST

Dr. Shames Recommends the following Xymogen formulas:

  • ActivNutrients   (multi-vitamin)
  • Adrenal Essence   (ginseng stress formula)
  • ALAmax CR   (alpha-lipoic)
  • CoQmax CF   (Co-Q-10)
  • Corticare-B   (pantothenic, B6)
  • D3 Liquid 1000   (vitamin D)
  • 5-HTP CR   (five-hydroxy-tryptophan)
  • IgG Pure   (amino acids)
  • LipotropiX   (guggulsterone, taurine)
  • L-Theanine 200
  • Med Caps T3   (rosemary, ashwaganda, selenium)
  • Med Caps Menopause
  • Melatonin
  • MemorAll   (ginkgo)
  • Mood Food   (GABA)
  • Omega Pure EFA   (essential oils omega 3-6-9)
  • Oraxinol   (anti-oxidant)
  • Prostate Flo
  • SedaLin  (sleep herbs)
  • SerenX   (Chinese herbal relaxer)
  • T – 150   (thyroid glandular, iodine)


Metagenics was founded in 1983 with the mission to improve health by helping people achieve their genetic potential through nutrition. The company is headquartered in San Clemente , CA , with its world-class Functional Medicine Research Center (FMRC) and manufacturing facility located in Gig Harbor , WA.

MetaProteomics™, Metagenics’ vanguard research center located in Ithaca, NY, is dedicated to researching and evaluating the efficacy of natural ingredients in cell assays and in vitro models for clinical conditions.

Nationwide, Metagenics is one of the largest sponsors of continuing education for health practitioners.

TO ORDER Metagenics Products: Click here for the online store.

Dr. Shames recommends the following Metagenics Supplements:

  • Adreset
  • BioPure Protein
  • Ceralin
  • Co-Q-10 ST100
  • Cortico B5 B6
  • D3-1000
  • Energenics
  • Gingko Rose
  • Licorice Plus
  • Lipotain
  • Mentalin
  • Multigenics
  • MyoCalm – PM
  • Omega EFA
  • Oxygenics
  • St. John’s Wort with Actifolate and B12
  • Somnalin
  • Thyrosol
  • UltraDophilus DF
  • Wellness Essentials