A substance that reduces damage due to oxygen, such as that caused by free radicals. Well-known antioxidants include enzymes and other substances, such as vitamin C, vitamin E, and beta carotene, which are capable of counteracting the damaging effects of oxidation.
This tablet is indicated in multivitamin & multimineral deficiencies in: Adults (especially who cannot intake supplements in solid dosage forms e.g.tablet and who suffer gastrointestinal side effects after taking solid dosage forms) .Children of all ages & infants.
Methylcobalamin, also known as Methyl-B12 or Mecobalamin, is a form of the common vitamin B12. It differs from typical B12 in that it has an additional methyl group, and contains metal-alkyl bonds.
Lysine hydrochloride is a synthetic form of the amino acid lysine used most commonly in dietary supplements. It contains lysine bound to a hydrochloride salt.
Antioxidants are compounds that inhibit oxidation. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that can produce free radicals, thereby leading to chain reactions that may damage the cells of organisms. Antioxidants such as thiols or ascorbic acid (vitamin C) terminate these chain reactions.
This medication is a multivitamin and iron product used to treat or prevent vitamin deficiency due to poor diet, certain illnesses, or during pregnancy. Vitamins and iron are important building blocks of the body and help keep you in good health.
Methylcobalamin is one of two naturally occurring forms of Vitamin B12 that the body uses. Methylcobalamin is the specific form of B12 that can cross the blood brain barrier and be used by the nervous system for proper functioning.
People take L-Lysine HCL supplements for a variety of reasons stemming from its antibiotic, antiviral and fat-burning properties. It may also assist in the formation of new collagen matrices to improve skin, hair and nail health.
SIDE EFFECTS :
The most commonly reported side-effects of Usana Mega Antioxidant Tablet are nausea, bloody urine, diarrhea, constipation, vomiting, and abdominal cramps.
Constipation, diarrhea, or upset stomach may occur. These effects are usually temporary and may disappear as your body adjusts to this medication. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
Diarrhea or Stomach Discomfort, Skin Rash, Itching or Hives, Allergic reactions including swelling of the lips, face or tongue, Shortness of Breath, Chest Pain or Tightness, Increased Heart Rate, Irregular or Racing Heart Beat.
Commonly reported side effects of lysine include abdominal pain, cramps, nausea and bloating.