NOW Foods Kid Vits™ Berry Blast Chewables vs Carlson Super 2 Daily
All of the differences set out neatly so that you can make a choice between them.
The Complete Nutritional Comparison shows matched nutrients side-by-side with the following symbols:
- -58% ↓ OR 43% ↑ OR = (the differences in the amount of the ingredient)
- (means ingredients are similar nutritionally)
- ↓ (beside ingredients in the first multi with no match in the second multi) OR ↑ (for ingredients that are only present in the second multi)
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Complete nutritional comparison
|NOW Foods Kid Vits Berry Blast Chewables (Daily Dose)||Carlson Super 2 Daily (Daily Dose)|
|Vitamin A (100% as Beta-Carotene)||1500 µg||3000 mcg RAE||?||Vitamin A (as beta carotene)|
|Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)||60 mg||600 mg||900% ↑||Vitamin C (from calcium ascorbate)|
|Vitamin D (as Ergocalciferol) (200 IU)||5 µg||40 µg||Vitamin D3 (as cholecaciferol)|
Vitamin D3 is a form of vitamin D.
• "Explains the relationship between different forms of Vitamin D and how they are processed in the body."
Office of Dietary Supplements - National Institutes of Health - USA
Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet: Vitamin D
• "Vitamin D sources, methods of activiation in the body and uses"
byJane Higdon, Ph.D and Victoria J. Drake, Ph.D, Linus Pauling Institute
LPI - Micro Nutrient Info Center - Vitamin D
• "On Vitamin D chemistry, sources, biological actions and clinical significance"
byRichard S. Bak, Ph.D., Warde Medical Laboratory
Vitamin D and Metabolites
• "Human trial comparing potencies of Vitamins D2 and D3"
byRobert P. Heaney Robert R. Recker James Grote Ronald L. Horst Laura A. G. Armas, The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
JCEM - Vitamin D3 Is More Potent Than Vitamin D2 in Humans
|Vitamin E (as d-alpha Tocopheryl Succinate)||20 mg||268 mg||1240% ↑||Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol from soy)|
|Thiamin (Vitamin B-1) (from Thiamin HCl)||1.5 mg||15 mg||900% ↑||Thiamin (Vitamin B-1) (from thiamin mononitrate)|
|Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2)||1.7 mg||17 mg||900% ↑||Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2)|
|Niacin (Vitamin B-3) (as Niacinamide)||20 mg||40 mg||100% ↑||Niacin (as niacinimide)|
|Vitamin B-6 (from Pyridoxine HCl)||2 mg||20 mg||900% ↑||Vitamin B-6 (as pyridoxine HCl)|
|Folate (as Folic Acid)(235 mcg folic acid)||400 mcg DFE||680 mcg DFE||70% ↑||Folate (as 400mg folic acid)|
|Vitamin B-12 (as Cyanocobalamin)||6 µg||120 µg||1900% ↑||Vitamin B-12 (as cyanocobalamin)|
|Biotin||300 µg||300 µg||=||Biotin|
|Pantothenic Acid (from Calcium Pantothenate)||10 mg||40 mg||300% ↑||Pantothenic Acid (from d-calcium pantothenate)|
|Calcium (from Cal. Citrate and Carbonate)||20 mg||70 mg||250% ↑||Calcium (from calcium ascorbate, dicalcium phosphate and d-calcium pantothenate)|
|Iron (from Ferrous Bisglycinate) (Ferrochel )||5 mg||↓|
|Iodine (from Potassium Iodide)||75 µg||300 µg||300% ↑||Iodine (from potassium iodide)|
|Magnesium (from Magnesium Citrate)||10 mg||100 mg||900% ↑||Magnesium (from magnesium oxide)|
|Zinc (from Zinc Bisglycinate) (TRAACS®))||3 mg||15 mg||400% ↑||Zinc (from zinc glycinate chelate)|
|Manganese (from Mang. Bisglycinate) (TRAACS®)||0.1 mg||3 mg||2900% ↑||Manganese (from manganese glycinate chelate)|
|Chromium (from Chromium Picolinate)||120 µg||240 µg||100% ↑||Chromium (from chromium nicotinate)|
|Molybdenum (from Sodium Molybdate)||75 µg||75 µg||=||Molybdenum (from molybdenum glycinate chelate)|
|Potassium (from Potassum Chloride)||5 mg||↓|
|PABA (Para-Aminobenzoic Acid)||2 mg||↓|
|Lutein (from Marigold Flowers Extract) (Tagetes erecta) (FloraGLO®)||500 µg||800 µg||60% ↑||Lutein|
|Lycopene (from Natural Tomato Extract)||500 µg||↓|
|210 µg||↑||Selenium (from selenomethionine)|
|2 mg||↑||Copper (from copper chelate and copper carbonate)|
|2 mg||↑||Boron (from boron glycinate chelate)|
|400 µg||↑||Vanadium (from Bis-Maltolato Oxo Vanadium)|
|800 mg||↑||Norwegian Fish Oil|
|130 mg||EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)|
|90 µg||DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid)|
Nutrients only in NOW Foods Kid Vits Berry Blast Chewables
|Iron (from Ferrous Bisglycinate) (Ferrochel )||5 mg|
|Potassium (from Potassum Chloride)||5 mg|
|PABA (Para-Aminobenzoic Acid)||2 mg|
|Lycopene (from Natural Tomato Extract)||500 µg|
Nutrients only in Carlson Super 2 Daily
|Selenium (from selenomethionine)||210 µg|
|Copper (from copper chelate and copper carbonate)||2 mg|
|Boron (from boron glycinate chelate)||2 mg|
|Vanadium (from Bis-Maltolato Oxo Vanadium)||400 µg|
|Norwegian Fish Oil||800 mg|
|EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)||130 mg|
|DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid)||90 µg|
|NOW Foods Kid Vits Berry Blast Chewables||Carlson Super 2 Daily|
|Xylitol, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Coconut Oil Powder, Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Beet Powder, Xanthan Gum, Natural Flavors, Malic Acid, Silicon Dioxide, Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source), Organic Stevia Leaf Extract (Enzyme-Modified Steviol Glycosides) and Stevia Leaf Extract (Rebaudioside A).|
Contains soy and coconut oil powder.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, milk, egg, fish or shellfish ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
|Bees wax, soy lecithin, rice flour, olive oil, soybean oil, medium chain triglyceride oil, ascorbyl palmitate, microcrystalline cellulose, glyceryl stearate, safflower oil.|
Soft Gel: Beef gelatin, glycerin, water, carob.
Contains soy and fish (anchovy and sardine)