BioFoundation-G®

BioFoundation-G®

Multiple Vitamin & Mineral Formula with MTHF

180 Tablets ( SKU: 9476U )

Benefits

  • Rate-limiting nutrients for glutathione production, necessary for detoxifying the body’s natural toxins*
  • A full spectrum of vitamins and minerals, with 50 mcg (2000 IU) vitamin D3 per serving
  • Clinically relevant amounts of resveratrol, lipoic acid, CoQ10, milk thistle, and green tea extract
  • Antioxidant activity from bilberry and citrus extracts, lipoic acid, lycopene, and lutein*
  • Highly bioactive and bioavailable nutrients, such as pyridoxal-5-phosphate and vitamin K2 (Menaquinone 7)

Feature Summary

BioFoundation-G is a comprehensive vitamin and mineral supplement to support healthy living in the modern world. This complete multivitamin and mineral formula contains clinically relevant amounts of nutrients such as N-acetyl-L-cysteine and R-alpha-lipoic acid, well established to increase cellular levels of glutathione, the most prevalent intracellular antioxidant.1,2,3 Glutathione is one of the most important conjugators of numerous endogenous toxins.*4,5,6

Glutathione support is linked to lower rates of cell death and apoptosis.7 BioFoundation-G provides physiologically relevant doses of milk thistle to help maintain liver health, CoQ10 to help support mitochondrial health, bilberry to provide antioxidant activity, and co-factors for critical detoxification enzymes.*8,9 It contains 50 mcg (2000 IU) vitamin D3, 45 mcg vitamin K2, and 275 mg niacin per serving in their most bioavailable forms.10,11 It also provides the biological modifiers natural trans-resveratrol and green tea Phytosome, two nutrients shown to support healthy weight already within the normal range, healthy aging, cardiovascular health, metabolic health, and a healthy stress response.*12,13,14,15

Supplement Facts:

Allergens:

Contains no artificial colors, preservatives, or sweeteners; no dairy, sugar, wheat, gluten, yeast, egg, fish, shellfish, tree nuts, or GMOs.

Dosage:

2 tablets 3 times per day or as directed by a health care professional.

Drug Interactions

Vitamin K supplementation may decrease the efficacy of warfarin, or require more close monitoring of its administration.1 This product contains nutrients that support cardiovascular and metabolic health,* and may require lower dosing or changes in dosing of antihypertensive or antihyperglycemic medications.14,16

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