Douglas Laboratories Basic Minerals

by Douglas Laboratories
$24.30
Douglas Laboratories Basic Minerals is a comprehensive mineral/trace element formula. Basic Minerals contains patented mineral amino acid chelates from well-tolerated and highly absorbable mineral forms. Basic Minerals is iron-free, making it an appropriate choice for those concerned about getting too much iron but who want to supplement with a full-spectrum of other minerals and trace elements.

Minerals play a variety of essential roles throughout the body. Some of the primary roles of each mineral include: Calcium is a principal mineral constituent of bones and is thus essential for strong bones. Magnesium is involved in energy metabolism, and is notably important in the heart, skeletal muscles,and nervous system. Iodine is necessary for the synthesis of thyroxin,the thyroid hormone that regulates the body's metabolic rate. Zinc is important for growth, immune system function, protein synthesis, antioxidant mechanisms, and wound healing. Selenium is an essential cofactor of glutathione peroxidase, a potent antioxidant. Copper regulates iron metabolism and activates superoxide dismutase, a powerful endogenous antioxidant. Manganese is essential for antioxidant systems in the body, bone growth, fat metabolism, and protein, nucleic acid, and cartilage synthesis. Chromium is required for normal blood sugar and lipid metabolism; it is an integral component of glucose tolerance factor (GTF). Molybdenum is involved in copper and iron transport, nucleic acid synthesis, and sulfur metabolism. Potassium is involved in normal muscle tone, nerve function, and many enzymes. Vanadium is active in lipid and glucose metabolism. Boron is involved in steroid hormone metabolism,cell membrane stability, and bone health.

* These statements have not been evaluated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to treat, mitigate, diagnose or cure any disease.

California Proposition 65 Warning: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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