Bluebonnet Nutrition, Buffered Chelated Magnesium, 120 Vcaps69 Reviews
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1.43 lbs (0.65 kg)
- Product Code: BLB-00673
- UPC Code: 743715006737
- Package Quantity: 120 Vcaps
- Dimensions: 2.8 x 2.8 x 5 in, 0.85 lbs (0.39 kg)
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- Chelated Magnesium Bisglycinate
- Buffered with Magnesium Oxide
- Dietary Supplement
- Albion Minerals
- Kosher Parve
- Gluten Free
Bluebonnet's Buffered Chelated Magnesium Capsules provide magnesium bisglycinate chelate buffered with magnesium oxide to increase the pH (alkalinity) of the formula, making it more gentle on the digestive tract and easier to absorb. Available in easy-to-swallow vegetable capsules for maximum assimilation and absorption.
As a dietary supplement, take one capsule daily or as directed by a healthcare practitioner.
Kosher vegetable capsules, vegetable magnesium stearate, vegetable cellulose.
Minerals are shown in their elemental value.
Free of milk, egg, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat and soybeans.
Also free of corn, yeast, gluten, barley and sugar.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Magnesium (as magnesium bisglycinate chelate, magnesium oxide)||200 mg||50|
|Daily Value based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Most magnesium supplements use magnesium oxide (which isn't absorbed well and can cause diarrhea even in small doses) or magnesium citrate (which can be very irritating to the digestive system). That's why I prefer this chelated magnesium, which is magnesium glycinate. This form of magnesium is gentle on the digestive system, easily absorbed, and it's bound to glycine, which is a stress-relieving, anti-inflammatory amino acid. At 200 mg per capsule, it's the perfect dose to take 1-3 times daily, which should raise magnesium to optimal levels. A+++
UPDATE: Should have updated this awhile ago. I've been taking this quite awhile and it's an excellent product, but the fact that is buffered means that some of the elemental magnesium is actually from non-chelated magnesium oxide. So it's less of a value than it would appear. So I've downgraded from five stars to four. So nice to find an Albion-sourced Magnesium Glycinate product with 200mg capsules. I take 400mg each night, and don't have to down 4 capsules at once as I did in the past. One thing I CAN'T say is that this -- or any other magnesium product -- makes me go to sleep any easier, as many people report. But that's not why I buy it -- I just want to try to keep my blood levels of this vital electrolyte higher. Also, Glycine has its own benefits for the body.