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Manganese by Douglas Laboratories provides 8 mg of elemental (Mn) per vegetarian capsule. Mn plays an important role in several physiologic processes as a constituent of multiple enzymes and activator of other supportive enzymes.
- Connective tissue and bone support
Mn is an essential trace element for growth, reproduction, bone, cartilage, and glucose tolerance. It is the preferred cofactor of glycosyltransferases, enzymes that are required for the synthesis of proteoglycans needed to form health cartilage and bone.
It is also the essential cofactor of the mitochondrial form of the antioxidant enzyme superoxide dismutase (SOD). SOD is a key antioxidant enzyme that eliminates superoxide anions generated during normal energy metabolism or from environmental toxins. Mitochondrial SOD activity is dependent on sufficient dietary intake of Mn.
1 Vegetarian Capsule Contains:
- Manganese (as Mn aspartate and Mn citrate) – 8 mg
Other ingredients: Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (capsule) and microcrystalline cellulose. Non-GMO, Gluten-Free
One tablet daily as a dietary supplement, or as directed by one of our health coach professionals.
If you are pregnant or lactating, taking any medication, or have any health condition, particularly liver disease, consult your health professional before use. Do not exceed the suggested daily dose unless recommended and monitored by your health professional.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.