Olympian Labs : Vita-Vitamin
Formulation also contains Coenzyme Q10 and Alpha Lipoic Acid (ALA). ALA may help recycle vitamin C and vitamin E.* Formulation does not contain Beta-carotene because it interferes with the absorption of Lutein. Independent studies suggest that Lutein promotes eye health.* Lycopene and the significance of Lycopene is well documented in the scientific literature. Minerals used in this formulation are specially produced for Olympian Labs. Vita-Vitamin is formulated in a proprietary herbal base composed of Grape skin extract, Barley grass, Goldenseal root, Echinacea purpuria, Pau d’arco, Parsley, Lecithin and Rice Bran. These herbs are well known for their beneficial nutritional attributes.
Vitamin A: Supports healthy body tissue, bones, skin and hair.*
Vitamin C: Promotes healthy cell development.*
Vitamin D: Aids absorption of calcium.*
Vitamin E: Supports normal growth and development.* It is a powerful anti-oxidant that protects cells from oxidative damage.*
Vitamin B-1: Thiamin is essential for converting carbohydrate to energy, normal functioning of the nervous system and muscles.*
Vitamin B-2: Riboflavin helps red blood cell formation, release of energy from food.* It is needed for vision.
Vitamin B-3: Niacin or nicotinic acid promotes release of energy from food And proper functioning of nervous system.* Non-flush niacin is used in this formulation.
Vitamin B-5: Pantothenic acid aids in the normal growth and development.*
Vitamin B-6: Pyridoxine is essential for protein metabolism, nervous system, and immune function.* It is also involved in the synthesis of hormones.
Vitamin B-9: Folic acid is needed for normal growth and development.* It can control homocysteine levels.
Vitamin B-12: Methylcobalamine is vital for blood formation and healthy nervous system.*
Biotin: Biotin works with carboxylase enzymes, ATP, and magnesium in the metabolism of fatty acids and proper utilization of B-vitamins.* It also plays an important role in the synthesis of proteins and purines.
Calcium: Essential for developing and maintaining healthy bones and teeth.*
Magnesium: Activates over 100 enzymes and helps nerves and muscle function.*
Chromium: Assists in the metabolism of glucose and may help support healthy blood sugar (within a normal range).*
Iodine: It is the active part of thyroid hormone. It helps regulate growth, development and energy metabolism.*
Manganese: Necessary for the normal development of skeletal and connective tissues.* Manganese is also involved in the metabolism of carbohydrates.
Molybdenum: Needed for the metabolism of DNA and RNA, and the production of uric acid.
Selenium: It is an essential component of the key antioxidant enzymes and is necessary of normal growth and development.* It is also involved in the use of iodine in thyroid function.
Zinc: Essential part of more than 100 enzymes involved in digestion and metabolism.*