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Citramins II®

a complete mineral formula of highly absorbable mineral chelates* without copper and iron – now with selenomethionine!

  • provides all the essential macro- and trace minerals, without copper or iron
  • citrate mineral chelates support Krebs cycle for energy production*
  • a highly absorbed complete multi-mineral formula*

Item Product Size Price
M250 Citramins II® 90 Vegetarian Capsules $15.70

Product Information

Citramins II contains the same array of macrominerals and trace minerals as Citramins, but without copper and iron. There are individuals who do not need iron, including women who are no longer menstruating and most men. Individuals at low risk for an iron deficiency often do not need supplemental iron unless they have a chronic condition that renders them iron deficient. While copper is an essential cofactor for many enzymes in the body, some individuals have developed copper toxicity due to disease processes or external exposure to copper (for example, copper pipes). Therefore, Citramins II provides a highly absorbable mineral chelate formula without these two minerals.*

Many companies provide minerals that are chelated, or bound to, whole proteins or peptides from potentially allergenic substances like soy, calling them amino acid chelates. Thorne Research's individual minerals are chelated to amino acids or organic acids via a molecular reaction that provides a predictable, high quality, hypoallergenic chelate.

Individuals at high risk for mineral deficiencies include the elderly due to deteriorating digestion, children and teenagers because of poor diet, individuals with eating disorders, and those suffering from chronic diseases. Certain prescription medications can also result in mineral deficiencies. The amount of minerals in fruits and vegetables depends on the soil they are grown in; therefore, even healthy individuals who maintain a good diet can be at risk for mineral deficiencies because of mineral-depleted soil.


Ingredients

Three Capsules Contain:
Calcium (as Calcium Citrate) 300 mg.
Iodine (as Potassium Iodide) 120 mcg.
Magnesium (as Magnesium Citrate) 270 mg.
Zinc (as Zinc Citrate) 21 mg.
Selenium (as Selenomethionine) 150 mcg.
Manganese (as Manganese Citrate) 6 mg.
Chromium (as Chromium Citrate) 200 mcg.
Molybdenum (as Molybdenum Citrate) 90 mcg.
Potassium (as Potassium Citrate) 90 mg.
Boron (as Boron Citrate) 3 mg.
Vanadium (as Vanadium Citrate) 90 mcg.
Other Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.

Suggested Use: Take 3 capsules daily or as recommended by a health-care practitioner.

Servings Per Container: 30
Please read the warnings for this product on the warnings tab.

Statements and Warnings

ALLERGY WARNING
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.

Iodine may occasionally cause an allergic reaction in some individuals.

PURITY
This product does not contain wheat, gluten, corn, yeast, soy, egg, dairy products, or artificial colors, artificial sweeteners, or artificial flavors. This product also does not contain lactose, palmitic acid, magnesium stearate, or stearic acid.

PREGNANCY WARNING
If pregnant, consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.

INTERACTIONS
There are no known adverse interactions or contraindications at publication date.

ADDITIONAL WARNINGS
Gas, bloating, or diarrhea may occur in some individuals taking magnesium supplements. This can occur at varying amounts depending on the individual and resolves when the amount is reduced.

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