Veg Capsules 60
Molybdenum Glycinate is a highly absorbable form of molybdenum.
Brand: Thorne Research
Product Code: molybdenum-glycinate-THR
Servings per Container: 60
Quantity per Container: 60 Veg Capsules
Molybdenum has been identified as an essential trace element in humans, occurring as a cofactor in three important enzymatic reactions – xanthine oxidase/dehydrogenase, aldehyde oxidase, and sulfite oxidase.* The first two enzymatic reactions play a role in the liver's detoxification of environmental toxins, certain drugs, estradiol, and progesterone.
Sulfite oxidase, the most important molybdenum-dependent enzyme in humans, oxidizes sulfite to sulfate, the final step in the metabolism of sulfur-containing amino acids. Sulfites are frequently found in wine and in food preservatives used in meat, fish, salad bar items, and dehydrated fruits and vegetables. Sulfite sensitivity can manifest in a number of ways, such as wheezing, chest tightness, coughing, shortness of breath, flushing, itching, hives, swelling of eyes, hands and feet, nausea, headache, and diarrhea.* Because molybdenum, as an essential cofactor for sulfite oxidase, can enhance sulfite metabolism, supplementation may benefit some sulfite-sensitive individuals.
- an important trace mineral cofactor for sulfite metabolism
- beneficial for individuals with sulfite sensitivity
- promotes liver detoxification
- made without flowing agents that can inhibit bioavailability
Take 1 capsule one to three times daily or as recommended by your health-care practitioner.
Serving Size: 1 capsule
- Molybdenum ... 1mg
- (as Molybdenum (II) Glycinate Chelate)
Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline Cellulose, Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.
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.
This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
If pregnant, nursing, or taking other medications, consult healthcare practitioner before using this product. Keep out of reach of children.
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An important product for folks that are deficient
by Marta -
Aids in sulfur metabolism