Thorne Research, Nutri-Fem, Basic Nutrients for Women Under 40, 240 Veggie Caps10 Reviews
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0.77 lbs (0.35 kg)
- Product Code: THR-01205
- UPC Code: 693749012054
- Package Quantity: 240 Veggie Caps
- Dimensions: 3.4 x 3.4 x 6.5 in, 0.65 lbs (0.29 kg)
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- Dietary Supplement
Young women have their own unique nutritional needs. That's why we developed Nutri-Fem, a dietary supplement for women of childbearing age. Nutri-Fem contains optimal amounts of the well-absorbed vitamins and minerals found in our popular Basic Nutrients products – trace minerals as picolinates and our highly bioavailable, patented chromium – UltraChrome. Providing iron bound to picolinate alleviates the risk of gastric upset or constipation associated with less-absorbable forms of iron. Studies have shown that calcium supplementation confers long-term benefit to younger women, and Nutri-Fem includes the best-absorbed form of calcium and magnesium – citrate-malate. Nutri-Fem also contains 1,000 IU of pure vitamin D in a full daily dose to promote bone health. Studies show that establishing good bone health should begin well before menopause, even in women in the 18-35 year age group. Risk factors for poor bone health in this age group include physical inactivity, low body weight, eating disorders, poor nutrition, and menarche at age 15 or later.
Additional nutrients and botanicals are included to specifically benefit active younger women. A woman who consumes a healthful diet with adequate folate may reduce her risk of having a child with a birth defect of the brain or spinal cord. Folate intake should not exceed 250 percent of the government's recommended daily value (1,000 mcg). Nutri-Fem contains 1,000 mcg of the active folates – L-5-MTHF and folinic acid. Wild yam extract is added to optimize hormone balance.
Take 4-8 capsules daily or as recommended by your health-care practitioner.
Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, leucine, silicon dioxide, microcrystalline cellulose.
Tamper Evident: Use only if bottle is sealed. Store tightly sealed in a cool, dry place.
If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under six. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.
|Serving Size: Eight Capsules|
|Serving Per Container: 30|
|Eight Capsules Contain:||Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|Vitamin A (12,500 IU Mixed Carotenes and 2,500 IU as Palmitate)||15,000 IU||300%|
|Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)||850 mg||1,417%|
|Vitamin D (as Vitamin D3)||1,600 IU||400%|
|Vitamin E (as d-Alpha-Tocopheryl)||400 IU||1,333%|
|Vitamin K (as Vitamin K1)||100 mcg||125%|
|Thiamine (as Thiamine HCl)||40 mg||2,667%|
|Riboflavin (as Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium)||11 mg||647%|
|Niacin (130 mg as Niacinamide and 30 mg Niacin)||160 mg||800%|
|Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate)||23.7 mg||1,185%|
|Folate (500 mcg as Calcium Folinate and 500 mcg as L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolate from L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt)||1 mg||250%|
|Vitamin B12 (225 mcg as Adenosylcobalamin and 225 mcg as Methylcobalamin)||450 mcg||7,500%|
|Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium Pantothenate)||413 mg||4,130%|
|Calcium (as Calcium Citrate-Malate)||500 mg||50%|
|Iron (as Iron Picolinate)||15 mg||83%|
|Iodine (as Potassium Iodide)||225 mcg||150%|
|Magnesium (as Magnesium Citrate-Malate)||285 mg||71%|
|Zinc (as Zinc Picolinate)||15 mg||100%|
|Selenium (as Selenium Picolinate)||200 mcg||286%|
|Copper (as Copper Picolinate)||1.5 mg||75%|
|Manganese (as Manganese Picolinate)||6 mg||300%|
|Chromium (as Chromium Chelidamate Arginate)†||200 mcg||167%|
|Molybdenum (as Molybdenum Picolinate)||100 mcg||133%|
|Potassium (as Potassium Citrate-Malate)||90 mg||3%|
|Choline Citrate||100 mg||*|
|Wild Yam (root) (Dioscorea Villosa)||50 mg||*|
|Boron (as Boron Picolinate)||3 mg||*|
|Vanadium (as Vanadium Picolinate)||100 mcg||*|
|*Daily Value (DV) not established.
†Thorne's trade name for Chromium (4 oxopyridine,2,6-dicarboxylate, arginate) is UltraChrome. Its use in this product is protected by U.S. Patent No. 5,665,385.
iHerb Customer Reviews
wow...this supp is good, very potent my energy has increased much and a lot less infections. I take about 4-6 pills a day as I do not want to overdose. This supp I like as it has methylfolate and methylcobalamin and hydroxycobalamin and P-5-P so my body can absorb it (MTHFR mutations). Love the manganese and molybdeen as well, it did not make me moody or jittery. Some other supplements did but not this when. Highly recommend it.
I have been taking these for about two weeks, I feel reasonably energetic but cannot comment whether it is due to the vitamins. I do trust Thorne though, very highly active and effective products.