Genestra CAL MAG liquid product review This formula contains calcium carbonate, magnesium oxide and Vitamin D3 in a sweetened liquid. The directions are to take one or two tablespoons twice each day with meals.
This supplement is made by Seroyal a natural pharmaceutical company that was founded in 1984. Genestra is their brand.Seroyal also distributes Unda supplements.
According to the company web site, they produce a number of different Cal mag formulas:
In addition the company offers:
I note these many different formulations because this page is only reviewing 1 of them: Cal Mag Liquid and it wouldbe a mistake to apply the comments on this page to any of the other Generstra products.
There are no scientific studies in peer reviewed journals about this supplement.
The manufacturer, Genestra states that there have been independent tests of the formula but they do not give any details about what aspect of the formula was tested, who did the test, when it was done or the results.
They do say that they confirm "each ingredient’s potency, weight variation, disintegration time and the absence of heavy metals, bacteria, E. coli, salmonella, yeasts, mold and other contaminants."See: Seroyal web site Genestra Cal Mag liquid by Seroyal
Each tablespoon of this liquid contains:
These are in a liquid: a "pleasant tasting fruit punch or spearmint flavor free of aluminum and sodium, and designed for optimal digestion and absorption. The sweeteners used in the liquid fruit punch are from apple, grapes, strawberries and pineapple.
The recommended Dosage for adults is One or two tablespoons, two times daily with meals. This means that if one tookthe maximum recommended dosage of 4 tablespoons, one would have ingested:
The Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) for these nutrients are :
Other necessary factors for bone growth It has been shown that a number of Vitamins eg. Vitamin K and several trace minerals including boron, silica and zinc are essential for the bonebuilding process to take place.
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