Life Extension, Magnesium Caps, 500 mg, 100 Veggie Caps (Discontinued Item)
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- Essential Mineral For Cardiovascular Health
- Dietary Supplement
Magnesium is one of the body’s most important minerals. It is required as a co-factor in hundreds of enzymatic processes within cells. It helps maintain normal muscle and nerve function, keeps heart rhythm steady, promotes a healthy cardiovascular function, supports a healthy immune system, and keeps bones strong. Magnesium also helps maintain blood sugar and blood pressure levels already within normal range, and it is known to be involved in energy metabolism and protein synthesis.
Magnesium is a major factor in relaxing the smooth muscles within the blood vessels, thereby reducing peripheral vascular resistance and promoting a healthy cardiovascular system. Magnesium also affects circulating levels of norepinephrine and the synthesis of serotonin and nitric oxide.
Magnesium positively influences the bone mineral matrix and its ability to metabolize minerals needed for repair and rebuilding. The scientific literature documents the need for a wide range of minerals, including calcium and magnesium, that are vital to maintaining strong, healthy bones.
Magnesium is one of the body’s most important minerals. Many Americans do not obtain adequate amounts of magnesium in their diets. The long-term, magnesium-supplemented diet helps maintain normal blood pressure levels already within normal range. Moreover, there is strong evidence that dietary magnesium intake and supplementation improve metabolic profile. Magnesium has been shown to beneficially impact insulin resistance, serum lipid profiles, inflammation, endothelial dysfunction, oxidative stress and platelet aggregability. As magnesium is so inexpensive, everyone should consider supplementing with at least 500 mg of magnesium daily. This product provides one of the highest concentrations of elemental magnesium per capsule available.
Read the entire label and follow the directions carefully prior to use.
Take one (1) capsule one to three times daily with or without food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
Vegetable cellulose (capsule), microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable stearate, silica.
This product contains no milk, egg, fish, peanuts, crustacean shellfish (lobster, crab, shrimp), soybeans, tree nuts, wheat, yeast, gluten, corn, or rice. Contains no sugar, and no artificial sweeteners, flavors, colors, or preservatives.
If taken in high doses, magnesium may have a laxative effect. If this occurs, divide dosing, reduce intake, or discontinue product.
Keep out of reach of children
Do not exceed recommended dose.
Do not purchase if outer seal is broken or damaged. When using nutritional supplements, please consult with your physician if you are undergoing treatment for a medical condition or if you are pregnant or lactating.
Store tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Vegetarian Capsule|
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(as magnesium oxide, aspartate, citrate, succinate, TRAACS magnesium lysyl glycinate chelate)
iHerb Customer Reviews
My 20 year old autistic son takes these every day and has gone from 3 seizures a week to 3 seizures a year! He takes this with Vitamin B6 as well
too good !!
Posted by Reviewer2091270 on Jul 31, 2013
It s a very good product and i dont understand why iherb doesnt continue to sell it !
Posted by Reviewer1975531 on Jun 17, 2013
Feel more relaxed since I take Magnesium
Posted by Reviewer1344878 on May 24, 2013
they are helpful with inflammation
Posted by Gladiator on Apr 25, 2013
Although this magnesium isn't purely in citrate or chelate form, it's still very effective. I know that this is working because I can feel the difference (I'm more energized, I sleep better and I don't have repetitive headaches as I used to) even with one capsule daily. Furthermore, this doesn't upset my stomach like a pure citrate form does. I get the same results with two 200 mg chelate magnesium capsules daily but this is a lot cheaper option. Highly recommended!
Helps me to sleep at night easily
Posted by Reviewer1510204 on Mar 21, 2013
Ive always suffered from sleep issues and finding it difficult to fall asleep. taking one capsule an hour before bed helped me to relax and I find that I can get a better night's rest after supplementation.