Features and benefits
Small sized tablet for ease of swallowing
Suitable for use during pregnancy and lactation
Magnesium is an essential mineral that has many important roles in ensuring healthy physical function. Muscular, circulatory, nerve and insulin metabolism all need magnesium for proper function. Having enough calcium and magnesium is also important for healthy bone development.
Magnesium deficiency can occur due to:
not enough dietary intake
overconsumption of refined food
having too much salt, alcohol, soft drinks or caffeine
high frequency exercise
vomiting or diarrhoea
lack of sleep
inadequate protein intake
Deficiencies are linked to a number of health conditions.
Magnesium aspartate is a water soluble form of magnesium, and has been shown in research to have better bio-availability and oral absorbability compared to some other forms.
Groups at risk of magnesium deficiency include:
aged over 65 years
Athletes and those subjected to extraneous exercise
high phytate, fibre or protein diets
Signs of magnesium deficiency include:
loss of appetite
muscle cramps or spasms
Blackmores MagMin??(PBS) is a PBS-listed supplement for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with magnesium deficiencies. Speak to your doctor for more information.
Adults- Take two to six tablets daily with meals, or as professionally prescribed.
Children (6-12 years)
Note: Use only as directed by the physician. Incorrect use could be harmful. If symptoms persist, please consult your doctor/healthcare professional. Your healthcare professional will advise you whether this product is suitable for your condition. Don't use this product for children without doctor's advice.