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Our top questions relating to the ingredient Hobamine (2-HOBA).

What is Hobamine?

Hobamine is the patented ingredient scientifically known as 2-hydroxybenzylamine or 2-HOBA. 2-HOBA is a naturally occurring compound that is found in the buckwheat plant. It has been shown to stop the formation of some types of harmful molecules in the body.

How does Hobamine work?

Hobamine (2-HOBA) works by acting specifically against compounds responsible for the damage caused by oxidative stress without blocking the cell pathways needed for healthy cell function.  Hobamine (2-HOBA) has been shown to protect brain cells, blood vessels, heart, lung, and immune cells from the effects of oxidative stress, which can help support healthy function.

What are the benefits of using Hobamine?

The key benefits from supplementing with Hobamine (2-HOBA) are:

  • Protecting against oxidative stress
  • Promoting healthy cell function

Does Hobamine have any adverse effects?

Clinical research has shown that daily Hobamine (2-HOBA) supplementation is safe with no negative side effects.

Who can benefit from supplementing with Hobamine?

Hobamine (2-HOBA) can benefit people of all ages and activity levels from active individuals to aging adults looking to maintain and support optimal health.

Who should not consume Hobamine?

Pregnant or breastfeeding women are advised against taking Hobamine (2-HOBA) as safety studies have not been conducted in these populations.  Adolescents and individuals with any known medical problems should always consult with their health care provider prior to using any/all dietary supplements.