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  • Description:    Each enteric-coated tablet contains 64 mg elemental magnesium and 106 mg elemental calcium. Magnesium is an essential mineral of a healthy diet. SLOW-MAG® Tablets are a dietary supplement that provides a magnesium chloride formulation that is enteric-coated to help prevent the stomach upset commonly associated with oral magnesium supplements. SLOW-MAG Tablets provide magnesium chloride for increased absorption versus magnesium oxide.

    Actions/Uses:    SLOW-MAG is a dietary supplement. Magnesium may help to maintain the function of the heart, muscles, and nervous system. Magnesium is necessary for normal protein syntheses, carbohydrate metabolism, and proper muscle function. It is necessary for the role it plays in helping the body utilize calcium and potassium properly. Proper magnesium levels help maintain normal heart rhythms.

    Ingredients:    Magnesium chloride hexahydrate, calcium carbonate, cellulose acetate phthalate, pregelatinized starch, povidone, diethyl phthalate, talc, titanium dioxide, magnesium stearate, carnauba wax, FD&C Blue No. 2 Lake.

    Directions for Use:    As a dietary supplement, take 2 tablets daily or as directed by a physician. Two 64 mg tablets (128 mg) contain 32% of the recommended daily allowance for magnesium and 212 mg of calcium.

    Other:    Store in a cool dry place 59°-77°F (15°-25°C). Store tablets in original container with desiccant. Do not repackage.

    Warnings:    Keep out of reach of children.

    How Supplied:    Plastic bottles of 60 tablets.

    Supplement Facts
    Serving Size 2 Tablets
    Servings Per Container 30
    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calcium 212 mg
    Magnesium 128 mg...................................32%
    Chloride 373 mg

    Dist. Purdue Products L.P., Stamford, CT 06901-3431