Vanadium

 

 

Complimentary Nutrients:

Calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus.

 

Antagonists:

Tobacco use decreases the uptake of vanadium.

 

Health Benefits:

Normalizes blood sugar.

 

Therapeutic Uses:

Diabetes.

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Deficiency Indicators:

Blood sugar problems.

 

Dosage:

RDA

Optimal Health

Therapeutic Amounts

None stated

100 mg

100-300 mg

RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) are dosages developed by the FDA. These amounts are designed to prevent deficiency symptoms. For optimal health it is necessary to take a larger dose. The optimal health amounts are for adults and children weighing over 100 lbs. Children under the age of six should be given nutritional formulas designed specifically for young children. The therapeutic amounts to treat special conditions are usually much higher, and should not be taken without the supervision of a qualified health care professional.

 

Sources:

Vanadium is found in dill, fish, olives, meat, radishes, snap beans, vegetable oils, and whole grains.

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