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M.C.H.C. Caps

M.C.H.C. Caps is a microcrystalline hydroxyapatite (MCHA) complex which provides a mixture of minerals in natural ratios combined, which also includes proteins and glycosaminoglycans.  Four capsules of M.C.H.C. Caps provides 100% of the RDI for calcium.‡

  • Support for healthy bone building and bone density.‡

$30.00 or Original price was: $30.00.Current price is: $27.00. / month

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Description

MCHA is raw bone prepared by a special low temperature process to preserve the protein content.  The calcium thus provided is in an extremely bioavailable form.  In addition, M.C.H.C. Caps may contain trace amounts of other beneficial minerals (such as phosphorus) that are naturally-occurring.‡

M.C.H.C. Caps has added boron.  The body requires boron for healthy metabolism and is utilized in bone building.  Some studies have shown that boron has mineral-conserving and hormone supporting actions that are helpful in women with low magnesium intake.  Vitamin D3 is added to support bone health since studies show that vitamin D mobilizes calcium and phosphorus, promotes intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphates, and increases kidney absorption of calcium of phosphorus allowing for higher blood levels of those minerals for use in bone building.‡

 

 

Warning:  If you are pregnant or lactating woman, have any health conditions, or are taking any medication, make sure to consult your healthcare provider prior to use.

‡ These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Ingredients

 

Dosage

One capsule four times daily.

Count

120 Capsules

Science

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Scorei R, Mitrut P, Petrisor I, Scorei I. A double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study to evaluate the effect of calcium fructoborate on systemic inflammation and dyslipidemia markers for middle-aged people with primary osteoarthritis. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2011;144(1-3):253-263. doi:10.1007/s12011-011-9083-0

Meacham SL, Taper LJ, Volpe SL. Effects of boron supplementation on bone mineral density and dietary, blood, and urinary calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, and boron in female athletes. Environmental Health Perspectives. 1994;102(suppl 7):79-82. doi:10.1289/ehp.94102s779

Lee A, Cho S. Association between phosphorus intake and bone health in the NHANES populationNutrition J. 2015;14:28. doi:10.1186/s12937-015-0017-0

https://medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000490.htm

Vannucci L, Fossi C, Quattrini S, Guasti L, Pampaloni B, Gronchi G, Giusti F, Romagnoli C, Cianferotti L, Marcucci G, Brandi ML. Calcium Intake in Bone Health: A Focus on Calcium-Rich Mineral Waters. Nutrients. 2018 Dec 5;10(12):1930. doi: 10.3390/nu10121930. PMID: 30563174; PMCID: PMC6316542.

Calcium and vitamin D: Important at every age. National Institutes of Health. https://www.bones.nih.gov/health-info/bone/bone-health/nutrition/calcium-and-vitamin-d-important-every-age.