Source Naturals Magnesium Malate Description
Source Naturals Magnesium Malate is a compound of magnesium and malic acid. Malic acid is a natural fruit acid that is present in most cells in the body and is an important component of numerous enzymes key to ATP synthesis and energy production. Magnesium is an essential mineral in over 300 enzymatic reactions in metabolism. These reactions include those involved in the Krebs cycle (one of the body's main energy production processes), energy storage, the breakdown of fatty acids, protein synthesis, DNA metabolism, neurotransmitter activity and hormone regulation.
1 to 3 tablets daily with meals.
Yeast, dairy, egg, gluten, corn, soy, wheat, sugar, starch, preservatives, or artificial color, flavor, or fragrance.
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Source Naturals Magnesium Malate -- 1250 mg - 90 Tablets
Child Friendly it's not
The pill is too big for children to swallow. Cutting it in half or quarters helps, but then the nasty taste comes out. Grinding it and mixing with frosting ruins the frosting. Since my children have not been able to get it down, I can't tell how effective it is.
April 20, 2011