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Ferrasorb 60 Caps Thorne Research

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Ferrasorb 60 Caps Thorne Research
Price: $19.90
Item Number: THORNE-SF750
Brand: Thorne Research
Manufacturer Part No: SF750
Condition: New
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Hematinic formulas provide the nutrients needed for creating new red blood cells. Studies indicate that a hematinic formula using a combination of folate, vitamin B12, and iron is superior to a formula using any one of these nutrients alone. Each of these nutrients is dependent upon the other for proper red blood cell formation.* Ferrasorb combines the two active forms of vitamin B12 adenosylcobalamin and methylcobalamin and the two active forms of folate folinic acid and L-5-methyl-tetrahydrofolate, with well-absorbed iron picolinate for a superior hematinic product.*

Individuals who might benefit from a hematinic formula include those with a greater need for iron, those who tend to lose iron chronically, and those who do not absorb iron well.* Such individuals include teenage girls, pregnant women, women of childbearing age (particularly if they have heavy menses), individuals with malabsorption syndromes (Crohn's disease or Celiac disease), elderly patients with low hydrochloric acid secretion, and individuals with poor kidney function.*

An iron deficiency can manifest as weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath on exertion, dizziness, tinnitus, spots before the eyes, drowsiness, irritability, infrequent menses, and loss of libido.*

What is picolinic acid? Picolinic acid is a metabolite of tryptophan, is similar to niacin, and is naturally produced in the pancreas. Picolinic acid can bind to minerals in the gastroin inal (GI) tract and facilitate their absorption into the bloodstream.* Conventional iron supplementation, including forms such as ferrous sulfate, can cause GI side effects including nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, and dark-colored stools because these conventional forms are poorly absorbed.

One Capsule Contains:
Folate (200 mcg as Calcium Folinate and 200 mcg as 5-Methyl-tetrahydrofolate) 400 mcg.
Vitamin B12 (150 mcg as Adenosylcobalamin and 150 mcg as Methylcobalamin) 300 mcg.
Iron (as Iron Picolinate) 25 mg.

Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule. May contain one or more of the following hypoallergenic ingredients to fill space Magnesium Citrate, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.

One capsule once to three times daily, or as otherwise directed by a health-care practitioner.

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