Corvalen M D-ribose, distributed exclusively to healthcare professionals by Douglas Laboratories, is a natural pentose sugar that is designed for the support of fatigue, energy production, and mitochondrial function.
Magnesium and malate are added to this formula to help in the utilization of energy and support muscle function and symptoms of fatigue.
Corvalen M D-ribose is a useful dietary supplement for those patients that want to restore energy and support the symptoms of fatigue with the added benefit of magnesium and malate to help relieve occasionally sore muscles.
Serving Size 6.1 g (1 scoop or 2 tsp), serving per container 56
- D-ribose – 5 g
- Magnesium Gluconate – 800 mg (40 mg elemental magnesium)
- Malate – 240 mg
- No other ingredients
Usual dosage: 1 scoop (2 tsp) serving twice daily, taken with meals. A third serving may be added with a mid- day meal or snack as needed, or as directed by one of our health coach professionals.
Alternative dosage: 1 scoop 30 minutes before and just after exercise or physical activity.
Corvalen granular powder may be dissolved in 2 oz. or more of juice or liquid or sprinkled over other foods of choice. Do not mix with milk or carbonated beverages.
No adverse effects have been reported unless taking doses greater than 10 grams of ribose at one time, which may result in loose stools.
CAUTIONS: Mild, transient hypoglycemia may occur if taken on an empty stomach. Insulin dependent diabetics and pregnant women should consult their physician before use.
Ribose may cause a transient increase in uric acid levels; therefore those that have chronic gout should consult their physician before use. Ribose may compete for phosphoglucomutase, a liver enzyme responsible for glycogen mobilization.
Conditions of hypermagnesemia
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.