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Author Topic: Multi Vitamins without Sulfate  (Read 4713 times)

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Offline Jerry71

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Multi Vitamins without Sulfate
« on: August 12, 2007, 03:05:37 PM »
I was taking a Multi Vitamin that I purchace at a local department store (Kmart) thinking oh its cheap why not. After taking for sometime I noticed a rash starting on my arms, at the time really did not think much about it until recently I started to receive a rash develop on my legs. Long story short I got to reading on my vitamin bottle and Sulfate came up. So I tosed them in the trash after that. Now the fun part going to find the right Multi-Vitamin and making sure it does not have sulfate on the label since im alergic to sulfa.

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Re: Multi Vitamins without Sulfate
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2007, 10:24:57 AM »
Sulfate and sulfonamide ("sulfa") are very different things. Sulfate is an inorganic anion without any effects on the body, quite literally very dead in terms of metabolism. Sulfa (better: sulfonamides) on the other hand, are active organic agents, usually found in and used as antibiotics. I seriously doubt that your multivitamins contained sulfonamides. However, an allergic reaction to multivitamin pills is still possible, probably not to sulfate but perhaps to some other fillers. 
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Re: Multi Vitamins without Sulfate
« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2007, 11:34:52 AM »
this may be suitable as a high quality vitamin.

http://nybcsecure.org/product_info.php?products_id=163


Price of 14 bucks + shipping is for a 30 day supply. I take the 6 tabs in two doses, 3 in the morning and 3 before bed.

This does have 200 mcg of selenium as a daily dose.

I purchase 3 bottles or 3 months at a time. I get other supplements from NYBC, so i order every 2 or three months.

Added Protection III (AMNI) Each bottle, 180 tabs, a 30 day supply. This superior, highly bioavailable formula, with cutting-edge mineral delivery forms by Albion Laboratories, supplies over 30 basic vitamins, minerals, trace elements and other nutrients, including beta-carotene, vitamin K and boron. Added Protection III is unique in that the vitamins are coated to separate them from minerals which can oxidize and weaken them (seen sometimes as black spots on tablets). Beta-carotene gives the tablets their pink color. Added Protection III is extremely bioavailable since it can be taken in up to six separate doses per day if one desires, and the tablets are documented to disintegrate within 30 minutes following digestion. In addition, the minerals found in this multivitamin are obtained from Albion Labs, which produces chelated forms that are the most bioavailable (easily absorbed) in the industry, according to some studies. Chelation means that the mineral is embedded in amino acids, in this case, between two glycine molecules. The dosages of the minerals are also designed to provide optimal quantities but not too much, since too much can be toxic. In addition, the chelated (and other forms) are designed to limit side effects experienced by sensitive individuals. If you experience any stomach problems, nausea, diarrhea or constipation once starting this regimen, you may be experiencing a reaction to this formulation and should stop to see if the problem clears up. Recommended dose: 6 tabs/day (2-3x/day—or more often—with food). Store cool, dry, away from light.

Six tablets provide:

B-Complex Vitamins:
Vitamin B1 (thiamine mononitrate) 100 mg
Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 50 mg
Niacin (a form of Vitamin B3). 40 mg
Niacinamide (a form of Vitamin B3) 150 mg
Pantothenic Acid (B5, d-calcium form) 400 mg
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine HCl) 50 mg
Folic acid 800 mcg
Vitamin B12(on ion exchange resin) 100 mcg
Biotin 300 mcg
Choline (bitartrate) 150 mg

Other Vitamins:
Vitamin A (palmitate, water soluble) 10,000 IU
Beta Carotene (added Vitamin A activity) 5,000 IU
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid, corn-free) 1200 mg
Vitamin D-3 (fish liver oil) 200 IU
Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopheryl succinate) 400 IU
Vitamin K-1 (phytonadione) 60 mcg

Minerals:
Calcium (citrate ascorbate) 500 mg
Magnesium (aspartate-ascorbate complex) 500 mg
Potassium (aspartate-ascorbate complex) 99 mg
Copper (amino acid chelate) 2 mg
Manganese (aspartate-ascorbate complex) 20 mg
Zinc (amino acid chelate) 30 mg
Iodine (kelp) 150 mcg
Chromium GTF (bioactive ChromeMate form) 200 mcg
Selenium (amino acid complex) 200 mcg
Molybdenum (amino acid chelate) 150 mcg
Vanadyl sulfate (vanadium amino acid chelate) 200 mcg
Boron (aspartate-citrate) 2 mg

Other Ingredients:
PABA (para-aminobenzoic acid) 50 mg
Inositol (B-complex growth factor) 50 mg
Bioflavonoids (from citrus fruit) 100 mg
Methionine (DL-form, amino acid) 62.5 mg
Cysteine (L-form, amino acid) 250 mg
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