Now Foods Red Mineral Algae also supplies Vitamin D, is 100% vegetarian, and contains Aquamin that is completely derived from sea vegetables. Aquamin is a mineral supplement derived from red algae harvested off the coasts of Ireland and Iceland. Aquamin is a rich vegetarian source of bioavailable Calcium and Magnesium and contains over 70 other important trace minerals. Marine vegetation is 10-20% richer in minerals than most land vegetables with excellent bio-activity. NOW's multi-mineral complex supports bone integrity and has been used in clinical studies demonstrating that Aquamin can help to support joint health and mobility. In studies utilizing Aquamin, there was a significant improvement in WOMAC scores (a test which measures pain and stiffness), as well as significant improvements in 6 minute walking distance after 12 weeks of supplementation.
Ingredients :Vitamin D (as Ergocalciferol), Calcium (from Aquamin F), Magnesium (from Aquamin F), Aquamin F (as Mineralized Red Algae Sea Minerals) (Lithothamnium corallioides / Lithothamnium calcareum) (Whole Plant). Other Ingredients: Rice Flour, Cellulose (capsule), Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Silica. Contains no: sugar, salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, soy, milk, egg, shellfish or preservatives.Vegetarian/Vegan Product.