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Manganese


Metabolism
poorly absorbed, citrate enhances absorption

Function
needed for connective tissue and bone function
pancreatic and brain function

Requirements
ESADDI - 2-5 mg qd

Sources
nuts and whole grains

Deficiency
uncommon
sterility, skeletal abnormalities, skin inflammation, glucose intolerance
ataxia

Therapeutics
arthritis
connective tissue damage - important for repair
bone repair - important for repair
epilepsy

Toxicity
Parkinson-like symptoms can develop if inhaled

Interactions
may interfere with absorption of iron, copper and zinc

 

 

 

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