Natural Factors Manganese Chelate 25 mg Manganese functions in many enzyme groups including enzymes involved in blood sugar control, energy metabolism, and thyroid hormone function. Manganese is necessary for healthy skin, bone and cartilage, and it aids to activate superoxide dismutase (SOD), an essential antioxidant enzyme. This enzyme is accountable for preventing the deleterious effects of the superoxide free radical from destroying cellular components. Without SOD cells are quite amenable to damage and inflammation. Manganese supplementation has been shown to raise SOD activity indicating increased antioxidant activity. The principle uses of manganese supplementation is in the tending of diabetes; epilepsy; strains, sprains, and inflammation. Directions: 1 tablet daily, or as directed by a health care practitioner.
- Natural Factors Manganese Chelate 25 mg - 90 tablets