Viridian High Potency Magnesium contains 300mg of magnesium in each vegicap. It is an abundant mineral in the body with a body containing on average 25g and 60% of this is found in bones. It is a cofactor in over 300 enzymatic reactions in the body and is therefore vital for a number of cellular processes.
Current food practises with involve high levels of processing mean that magnesium intakes have significantly decreased in recent years. Another factor which is leading to reduced magnesium intake is poor soil quality with reduced mineral levels due to widespread use of artificial fertilisers.
This has resulted in a reduced mineral content of the vegetables including magnesium. Magnesium is important for the normal function of muscles and metabolism. Magnesium also contributes to the maintenance of bone health and reduces fatigue.