Description: Basic Minerals 180c is available by Douglas Laboratories.
amni® original formula
A Dietary Supplement
from Douglas Laboratories, is a comprehensive mineral/trace element
formula. Basic Minerals contains patented mineral amino acid chelates
from Albion Laboratories and other welltolerated and highly absorbable
mineral forms. Basic Minerals is iron-free, making it an appropriate
choice for those concerned about getting too much iron but who want to
supplement with a full-spectrum of other minerals and trace elements.
Basic Minerals may be used by
individuals who want to supplement with a complete array of minerals
and trace elements. Individuals who already take a Douglas Laboratories
multiple vitamin-mineral-trace element supplement do not generally need
Minerals play a variety of essential roles throughout the body. Some of the primary roles of each mineral include:
-Calcium is a principal mineral constituent of bones and is thus essential for strong bones.
Magnesium is involved in energy metabolism, and is notably important in the heart, skeletal muscles, and nervous system.
-Iodine is necessary for the synthesis of thyroxin, the thyroid hormone that regulates the body’s metabolic rate.
-Zinc is important for growth, immune system function, protein synthesis, antioxidant mechanisms, and wound healing.
-Selenium is an essential cofactor of glutathione peroxidase, a potent antioxidant.
-Copper regulates iron metabolism and activates superoxide dismutase, a powerful endogenous antioxidant.
is essential for antioxidant systems in the body, bone growth, fat
metabolism, and protein, nucleic acid, and cartilage synthesis.
is required for normal blood sugar and lipid metabolism; it is an
integral component of glucose tolerance factor (GTF).
-Molybdenum is involved in copper and iron transport, nucleic acid synthesis, and sulfur metabolism.
-Potassium is involved in normal muscle tone, nerve function, and many enzymes.
-Vanadium is active in lipid and glucose metabolism.
-Boron is involved in steroid hormone metabolism, cell membrane stability, and bone health.
Minerals is a multi-mineral supplement containing patented mineral
amino acid chelates from Albion Laboratories and other well-tolerated
and highly absorbable mineral forms. The elemental content of each
mineral is listed.
Serving Size: 6 capsules
Servings Per Container: 30
Amount Per Serving
Calcium (as calcium citrate) ...400mg
Iodine (from kelp) ...150mcg
(as magnesium aspartate and magnesium amino acid chelate**)
Zinc (as zinc amino acid chelate**) ...20mg
Selenium (as selenium amino acid complex) ...200mcg
Copper (as copper amino acid chelate**) ...2mg
(as manganese amino acid chelate**)
Chromium (as chromium polynicotinate) ...200mcg
Molybdenum (as molybdenum amino acid chelate**) ...150mcg
Potassium (as potassium chloride) ...99mg
Vanadium (as vanadyl sulfate) ...39mcg*
Boron (as boron aspartate-citrate) ...2mg*
* Daily Value not established
** U.S. Patent No. 4,599,152 Albion Laboratories
Cellulose, Gelatin (capsule), Vegetable Stearate
As a dietary supplement, adults take 6 capsules daily or as directed by physician.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
For optimal storage conditions, store in a cool, dry place.
Tamper resistant package, do not use if outer seal is missing.
(35-65% relative humidity)
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug
Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat
cure, or prevent any diseases.