Module 3 Assessment

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Module Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In order to develop the most effective formulas for optimizing neurotransmitter and hormone levels, Sanesco:
    • A. 

      Utilized a team comprised of medical doctors, clinical nutritionists, herbalists, and specialized product formulators

    • B. 

      Identified the most innovative ingredients of the highest quality and from the most reputable sources worldwide

    • C. 

      Validated the integrity each raw material with a certificate of analysis which was submitted to our contract manufacturers for 3rd party review and approval

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Which is the BEST way to observe the effectiveness of the TNT formulas?
    • A. 

      Comparing patient baseline and retest biochemical/biomarker levels coupled with pre and post symptom reporting

    • B. 

      Analyzing neurotransmitter and adrenal hormone levels through a comparison of baseline and retest assessments

    • C. 

      Reevaluation of patient symptoms with a practitioner

    • D. 

      Patient self reported symptoms which indicate previous and current lifestyle factors

  • 3. 
    In which ways do the TNT formulas differ from general amino acid therapy?
    • A. 

      Raw materials used in TNT formulas are of higher quality

    • B. 

      General amino acid therapy is equally effective and is as safe as the TNT formula line as they contain ingredients for neurotransmitter synthesis

    • C. 

      TNT formulas optimize the body’s production of key neurotransmitters and hormones via clinically effective concentrations and combinations of ingredients

    • D. 

      TNT formulas use only one main ingredient in each formula, while other amino acid therapy contains a combination of several ingredients

  • 4. 
    What is Neuro Support Blend (NSB)? 
    • A. 

      A proprietary blend of Bioperine and plant based, digestive enzymes that optimizes the delivery of nutrients

    • B. 

      One of the TNT formulas for excitatory support

    • C. 

      Black pepper derivative which increases blood supply to the GI tract

    • D. 

      Neuroscience supportive binding

  • 5. 
    One of the many highlights of the TNT formulas is the inclusion of Neuro Support Blend (NSB). Which of the following does NOT explain the benefit of NSB?
    • A. 

      Includes protease, amylase, lipase, and Bioperine for maximum absorption

    • B. 

      NSB allows for lower dosages which may result in less reactivity by sensitive patients

    • C. 

      Reduces the effects of first pass metabolism in order to maximize ingredient concentrations in systemic circulation

    • D. 

      Allows for fewer capsules per day which increases patient compliance

  • 6. 
    In order to optimize formula absorption by avoiding competition from food particles, all formulas containing amino acids are recommended to be taken on an empty stomach.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Serotonin and GABA are two key inhibitory neurotransmitters that regulate mood, sleep, hormone  balance, and excitatory regulation. Which of the following Targeted Nutritional Therapy (TNT) formulas support serotonin and GABA neurotransmission?
    • A. 

      Prolent™

    • B. 

      Lentra™

    • C. 

      Tranquilent ™

    • D. 

      All of the the above

  • 8. 
    Although Prolent™ supports inhibitory neurotransmission, it only rebuilds serotonin stores and addresses serotonin-related symptoms such as sleep disturbances, sugar cravings, and PMS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which ingredient and corresponding function increases serotonin and GABA response/production?
    • A. 

      Glycine: as it is the direct precursor to GABA

    • B. 

      5-HTP: as it is the direct precursor to serotonin

    • C. 

      Vitamin B6: as it is a necessary cofactor in serotonin and GABA synthesis

    • D. 

      Both B & C

  • 10. 
    Prolent™ assists in the prevention of over-excitation. Which of the following ingredients specifically regulates excitatory function? 
    • A. 

      L-theanine: as it functions as a glutamate antagonist

    • B. 

      Glycine: as it modulates glutamate receptors

    • C. 

      Vitamin B6: as it is a necessary cofactor or glutamate degradation

    • D. 

      Both A & B

    • E. 

      Both A & C

  • 11. 
    Which statement BEST describes Lentra™?
    • A. 

      A Targeted Nutritional Therapy (TNT) formula that benefits those experiencing low libido, fatigue, and anxiety

    • B. 

      A Targeted Nutritional Therapy (TNT) that benefits patients with low serotonin

    • C. 

      A natural anxiolytic formula which supports inhibitory neurotransmission by aiding in the efficacy of optimal GABA-A receptor function

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Which of the following explains why GABA-A receptor agonists and GABA precursors are utilized as opposed to GABA itself?
    • A. 

      Recent research shows that the majority of GABA amino acid supplements do not readily cross the Blood Brain Barrier

    • B. 

      GABA precursors and GABA-A receptor agonists are more cost effective

    • C. 

      GABA-A receptor agonists promote enhanced GABA function, as research shows that underlying issues with GABA occur with subpar receptor function.

    • D. 

      GABA function is significantly increased as GABA-A receptor agonists have a greater affinity for binding than GABA itself

  • 13. 
    Choose the LEAST accurate statement regarding Lactium®
    • A. 

      a casein-derived decapeptide which functions as a GABA-A receptor agonist

    • B. 

      displays calming effects without feelings of sedation

    • C. 

      unable to bind to benzodiazepine sites, yet increases GABA transmission due to pharmacodynamics

    • D. 

      effectiveness has been confirmed by the FDA

  • 14. 
    Tranquilent™ is…
    • A. 

      A chewable tablet, strictly designed for adults, as it has high concentrations of myo-inositol to address receptor damage.

    • B. 

      A mild, inhibitory formula developed for pediatrics, teens, and adults

    • C. 

      Inhibitory support solely formulated for the pediatric population

    • D. 

      Designed for pediatrics and adults as the inhibitory system is most vulnerable during these ages

  • 15. 
    Myo-inositol is a key ingredient in Tranquilent that improves inhibitory function. Which of the following BEST explains the benefit of myo-inositol?
    • A. 

      Aids in the enhancement of serotonin signaling through the second-messenger system

    • B. 

      Contributes to the structural integrity of serotonin receptors

    • C. 

      Improves serotonin synthesis

    • D. 

      Both A & B

  • 16. 
    Designed with the ‘wired and tired’ woman in mind, this formula is able to address inhibitory, excitatory, adrenal, thyroid, and methylation imbalances.
    • A. 

      Contegra™

    • B. 

      Procite-D™

    • C. 

      Methylmax™

    • D. 

      Adaptacin™

  • 17. 
    As Procite-D™ specifically targets dopamine, which ingredients directly influence dopamine’s precursor, L-Dopa?
    • A. 

      N-acetyl-L-cysteine & N-acetyl-L-tyrosine

    • B. 

      Mucuna pruriens & DL-phenylalanine

    • C. 

      N-acetyl-L-tyrosine & Mucuna pruriens

    • D. 

      5-L-methyltetrahydrofolate & N-acetyl-L-cysteine

  • 18. 
    When is Adaptacin™ most commonly recommended? (Select all that apply).
    • A. 

      When adrenal hormones levels are elevated

    • B. 

      When adrenal hormone levels are deficient

    • C. 

      With the presence of fatigue and decreased stamina

    • D. 

      With the presence of headaches and fibromyalgia

  • 19. 
    Methylmax™ contains endogenous methyl donors, such as SAMe and TMG which, improve methylation. What are the benefits of introducing these ingredients?
    • A. 

      Improvement in norepinephrine to epinephrine conversion

    • B. 

      Provides accuracy during DNA reparation

    • C. 

      Detoxification of toxic substances

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    SomniTR™ supports which hormone to promote the onset of sleep?
    • A. 

      serotonin; as it is the precursor to melatonin

    • B. 

      melatonin; as it is the main sleep hormone

    • C. 

      C GABA; as GABAergic activity can influence the serotonin pathway

    • D. 

      N-acetylserotonin; as it is biochemically produced from serotonin