Basic Preventive 5 vegetarian capsules, provided by Douglas Laboratories, is a comprehensive, highlyconcentrated vitamin-mineral-trace element supplement containing more than 30 essential nutritionalingredients. Basic Preventive 5 is more than just another multivitamin supplement. It is a potent antioxidantformula with natural beta-carotene (from D. salina) and natural vitamin E; a high-potency B-complexsupplement; a significant source of bioavailable calcium and magnesium; and a full-spectrum trace elementsupplement. Basic Preventive 5 uses only the purest, most hypoallergenic ingredients and contains no yeast;corn; wheat; sugar or other sweeteners; artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.
Studies show that a high percentage of adults and children in North America and other developed countrieseat less than the minimum daily allowance of 10 or more essential nutrients. Adequate amounts and properbalance of these nutrients are needed not only for maintaining good health, but also for the dietarymanagement and prevention of chronic diseases.Basic Preventive 5 has been carefully developed to contain the right proportions of vitamins, minerals, andtrace elements without danger of toxic build-up and without side effects. Each ingredient is selected inconsideration of its absorbability, competitive relationship with other nutrients, allergenic potential, and longtermsafety. Beta-carotene, vitamin C, vitamin E and B-complex vitamins are included in high-potencyamounts because of the vital roles they play in antioxidant protection, energy production and maintenance ofhealthy blood cells, nervous system, hormonal balance, and more. Minerals and trace elements are providedin their safest and most bioavailable forms, such as amino acid chelates and other scientifically validated andclinically superior forms.
Basic Preventive 5 vegetarian capsules are ideal for individuals with vitamin, mineral and trace elementdeficiencies due to sub-optimal dietary intake, age, and life style habits. For many individuals, Basic Preventive5 is the only daily nutritional supplement and antioxidant formula they need to take.
Serving Size 9 Capsule
Servings Per Container 30
Amount Per Serving
Vitamin A (fish liver oil) 10,000I.U.
Natural Beta-Carotene (D. salina,vitamin A activity) 15,000I.U.
Vitamin D3 (fish liver oil) 100I.U.
Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopheryl succinate) 400I.U.
Vitamin K1 (phytonadione) 60mcg
Vitamin C (L-ascorbate, corn-free) 1,200mg
Vitamin B1 (thiamine mononitrate)100mg
Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 50mg
Pantothenic acid (d-calcium pantothenate) 400mg
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine HCl) 50mg
Folic acid 800mcg
Vitamin B12 (on ion exchange resin) 100mcg
Choline (bitartrate) 150mg
Calcium (citrate, ascorbate) 500mg
Magnesium (aspartate-ascorbate complex, amino acid chelate) 500mg
Potassium (aspartate-ascorbate complex)99mg
Copper (amino acid chelate) 2mg
Manganese (amino acid chelate) 20mg
Zinc (amino acid chelate) 20mg
Iodine (kelp) 150mcg
Chromium (ChromeMate) 200mcg
Selenium (amino acid complex) 200mcg
Molybdenum (amino acid chelate) 150mcg
Vanadyl Sulfate (39 mcg elemental vanadium) 200mcg
Boron (aspartate-citrate) 2mg
PABA (para-amino benzoic acid)50mg
Citrus bioflavonoids 100mg
Other ingredients: Cellulose, vegetable stearate and silica.
Three vegetarian capsules three times daily with meals, or as directed by physician.
No adverse side effects have been reported.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.