Hi-Tech's Extra-Strength Shilajit Extract features Fulvic Rx® brand purified Shilajit extract, a foundational substance in Ayurvedic traditions. Shilajit (Shee-la-jeet) is a form of mineral pitch found in the Himalayas. It’s a concentrated source of trace minerals and fulvic acid. In the Ayurvedic system, Shilajit is used as a systemic rejuvenator and adaptogen. It is an effective remedy for general weakness, increasing body energy, strength, vigor, vitality, and stamina. It is also beneficial for increased libido and one of the best antioxidant and anti-aging compounds found in nature. Fulvic Acid is one of many valuable components including Folic and Humic acids plus additional Vitamins. Shilajit is also rich in amino acids and other beneficial organic compounds that are extraordinary anti-oxidants and helps protect against cellular damage. Shilajit enhances the effect of other herbs by increasing their bio- availability. Shilajit helps slow down the aging process and is one of the best know herbs for longevity. The most popular shilajit, such as Hi-Tech's Fulvic Rx®, is derived from sources 16,000-18,000 feet above sea level in India and Tibet.