Blackmores Sustained Release Multi + Antioxidants 175 tablets

Overview

Delivers a gradual supply of 24 important nutrients plus antioxidants to provide nutritional support from head to toe for the whole family.

Why use

  • Packed with antioxidants which help protect cells from free radical damage
  • 24 important nutrients for good health
  • B vitamins for energy production
  • Zinc, vitamin C and selenium for immune support

The Blackmores difference

Delivers a gradual supply of 24 important nutrients plus antioxidants to provide nutritional support from head to toe for the whole family.

Active ingredients per tablet

Vitamin A

Vitamin A is a fat-souble antioxidant required for a large number of biological processes. Vitamin A is found in red meat, eggs and dairy products.

Vitamin B1

Thiamine (vitamin B1) is a water-soluble nutrient required for converting carbohydrates into energy. Food sources include whole grains, beans, nuts, sunflower seeds, pork and beef.

Vitamin B2

Riboflavin (vitamijn B2) is a water-soluble vitamin involved in ATP production and the metabolism of many of the other B group vitamins. Food sources include almonds, mushrooms and wild rice. Vitamin B2 supplements may change urine colour to bright yellow.This is harmless and temporary.

Nicotinamide

Also called niacin; nicotinamide (vitamin B3) is a water-soluble nutrient involved in energy production and carbohydrate metabolism. Legumes, peanuts, wheat bran, and fish are all sources of vitamin B3.

Vitamin B5

Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is involved in the metabolism of fats and carbohydrates for energy production. Vitamin B5 is found in sunflower seeds, peas, beans (except green beans), poultry and whole grains.

Vitamin B6

Pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6) is a water-soluble nutrient involved in the production of proteins, neurotransmitters and haemoglobin. Whole grains, legumes, bananas, seeds, nuts and potatoes are good sources of vitamin B6.

Vitamin B12

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) is an essential water-soluble nutrient needed for protein and DNA synthesis, folate metabolism, and red blood cell production. Food sources of vitamin B12 include egg yolk, fish, beef, milk and cheese.

Vitamin C

Ascorbic acid

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Vitamin D

Cholecalciferol (vitamin D) is a fat-soluble nutrient that is manufactured in the skin through the action of sunlight. Vitamin D regulates calcium and phosphate metabolism which is important in the maintenance of bone health. 

Vitamin E

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient that exists in 8 different isomers (forms) of vitamin E alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocopherol; and alpha-, beta-, gamma-, and delta-tocotrienol. It's main action is as an antioxidant which is responsible for many of it's functions in the body. Vitamin E is found in cold-pressed vegetable oils, nuts and seeds.

Biotin

Biotin is a water-soluble nutrient belonging to the B group vitamins. Food sources of biotin include cheese, cauliflower and eggs.

Folic acid

400 µg

Selenium

Selenium is a trace element that acts a cofactor of antioxidant enzymes. Selenium makes it's way into the food chain through incorporation into plants from soil, leading to a variation in the amount of selenium in human adults around the world depending on the selenium content of the soils and crops in different locations. Selenium food sources include brewer's yeast, wheat germ, fish, seafood, Brazil nuts and garlic.

Calcium phosphate
(calcium 17.4 mg)

46.9 mg

Magnesium phosphate
(magnesium 10 mg)

48.4 mg

Zinc

Zinc is an essential trace element that plays a role in every living cell in the body. There are also around 300 enzymes that need zinc for healthy function. Zinc containing foods include meat, eggs, seafood- especially oysters, whole grains and seeds.

Potassium
sulfate (potassium 5 mg)

11.1 mg

Ferrous fumarate
(iron 5 mg)

16 mg

Manganese sulfate monohydrate
(manganese 1 mg)

3.1 mg

Cupric sulfate pentahydrate
(copper 200 µg)

786 µg

Chromic chloride
(chromium 200 µg)

1 mg

Potassium iodide
(iodine 100 µg)

131 µg

Inositol

Inositol is a 'vitamin-like' substance related to the B group vitamins. It is a component of cell membranes and plays a role in transporting fats from the liver.

Borax
(boron 2 mg)

17.6 mg

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 tablet a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed

Children under 18 years – Only as professionally prescribed

Contraindications and cautions

  • Always read the label
  • Follow the directions for use
  • Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate
  • If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional
  • WARNING: If you are pregnant, or considering becoming pregnant, do not take vitamin A supplements without consulting your doctor or pharmacist. When taken in excess of 3000 microgram retinol equivalents, vitamin A can cause birth defects
  • The recommended daily amount of Vitamin A from all sources is 700 microgram retinol equivalents for women & 900 microgram for men
  • This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 microgram for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not be exceeded
  • If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use

Physical description

Yellow oval shaped tablet.
DIETARY SUPPLEMENT. BLACKMORES AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND.