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A part of traditional Chinese medicine, red yeast rice is used as a health supplement. It contains monacolins, which are naturally occurring substances believed to limit the body?????????s production of cholesterol. It i... More »

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Red yeast rice is a substance that results from fermenting red yeast over rice. Specifically, the kind of yeast used is called Monascus purpureus yeast. Red yeast rice is predominantly used in China. More »

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Manufacturers make red yeast extract by fermenting rice using a red yeast called Monascus purpureus. The extract is useful in lowering cholesterol, and the prescription medication lovastatin is the same compound as monac... More »

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