Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan vs Carlson Super 2 Daily
All of the differences set out neatly so that you can make a choice between them.
Complete nutritional comparison
|Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan(Daily Dose)||Carlson Super 2 Daily(Daily Dose)|
|Betatene® providing:||158 mg||↓|
|Vitamin A (as Alpha-Carotene & Beta-Carotene)||12500 IU||3000 µg||?||Vitamin A (as beta carotene)|
|Lutein||49 µg||800 µg||1533% ↑||Lutein|
|Vitamin C (as Ascorbyl Palmitate & Ascorbic Acid)||100 mg||600 mg||500% ↑||Vitamin C (from calcium ascorbate)|
|Vitamin D (as Ergocalciferol)||200 IU||40 µg||?||Vitamin D3 (as cholecaciferol)|
|Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopherpl Acetate)||200 IU||268 mg||?||Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol from soy)|
|Thiamine (Vitamin B1)||50 mg||15 mg||-70% ↓||Thiamin (Vitamin B-1) (from thiamin mononitrate)|
|Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)||50 mg||17 mg||-66% ↓||Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2)|
|Niacinamide||50 mg||40 mg||Niacin (as niacinimide)|
Niacinamide is a form of vitamin B3. Niacin is also called vitamin B3.
• "Niacin and nicotinamide. What is it? How effective is it? How does it work? Are there safety concerns? Are there interactions with other medications or herb and supplements?"
Medline Plus: Niacin and niacinamide (Vitamin B3)
• "Small Molecule Pathway Database (SMPDB): Nicotinate and Nicotinamide Metabolism (homosapiens)"
Genome Alberta & Genome Canada
SMPDB: Nicotinate and Nicotinamide Metabolism
• "Recommendations for niacin dosage by life stage and gender"
National Health and Medical Research Council - Australia, Ministry of Health - New Zealand
Niacin - Nutrient Reference Values Australia and New Zealand
|Pyridoxine HCL (Vitamin B6)||50 mg||20 mg||Vitamin B-6 (as pyridoxine HCl)|
Pyridoxine hydrochloride contains pyridoxine. The body converts pyridoxine to pyridoxal. The body converts pyridoxal to vitamin B6.
• "Foundational Medicine Review 2001 Vol 6: Shows the most active form of Vitamin B6, Biochemistry and Clinical Applications"
Foundational Medicine Review: Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine; Pyridoxal 5'Phosphate)
• "The three main forms of Vitamin B6. Its effect on nervous system function, red blood cell formation, niacin formation, hormone function, nucleic acid synthesis, the RDA, disease prevention and treatment, sources, supplements and safety."
byJane Higdon, Ph.D and Victoria J. Drake, Ph.D, Linus Pauling Institute
LPI - Micro Nutrient Info Center - Vitamin B6
• "Tool for calculating molecular weights"
Web QC - Molecular Weight Calculation Tool
|Folic Acid||800 µg||400 µg||Folate (folic acid)|
Both folic acid and folate are forms of vitamin B9.
• "Small Molecule Pathway Database (SMPDB): Folate metabolism"
Genome Alberta, Genome British Columbia & Genome Canada
SMPDB: Folate Metabolism
• "Folate fact sheet for health professionals"
Office of Dietary Supplements - National Institutes of Health - USA
Folate fact sheet for Health Professionals
|Vitamin B12 (as Methylcobalamin)||6 µg||120 µg||1900% ↑||Vitamin B-12 (as cyanocobalamin)|
|Biotin||300 µg||300 µg||=||Biotin|
|Pantothenic Acid||50 mg||40 mg||-20% ↓||Pantothenic Acid (from d-calcium pantothenate)|
|Calcium (as Calcium Citrate & Bisglycinate)||100 mg||70 mg||-30% ↓||Calcium (from calcium ascorbate, dicalcium phosphate and d-calcium pantothenate)|
|Iodine (as Potassium Iodide)||150 µg||300 µg||100% ↑||Iodine (from potassium iodide)|
|Magnesium (as Magnesium Citrate, Alpha Ketogluturate, & Oxide)||150 mg||100 mg||-33% ↓||Magnesium (from magnesium oxide)|
|Zinc (as Zinc Amino Acid Chelate)||10 mg||15 mg||50% ↑||Zinc (from zinc glycinate chelate)|
|Selenium (as L-Selenomethionine)||200 µg||210 µg||5% ↑||Selenium (from selenomethionine)|
|Copper (as Copper Gluconate)||2 mg||2 mg||=||Copper (from copper chelate and copper carbonate)|
|Manganese (as Manganese Citrate)||2 mg||3 mg||50% ↑||Manganese (from manganese glycinate chelate)|
|Chromium (as Chromium Picolinate)||200 µg||240 µg||20% ↑||Chromium (from chromium nicotinate)|
|Molybdenum (as Molybdenum Chelate)||75 µg||75 µg||=||Molybdenum (from molybdenum glycinate chelate)|
|Potassium (as Potassium Aspartate, Alpha Ketoglutarate, & Citrate)||99 mg||↓|
|Alpha Lipoic Acid||5 mg||↓|
|L-Carnitine Tartrate||100 mg||↓|
|Grapeseed Extract 95%||5 mg||↓|
|PABA (Para Aminobenzoic Acid)||25 mg||↓|
|Boron (as Boron Citrate)||2 mg||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 Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan
|Betatene® providing:||158 mg|
|Potassium (as Potassium Aspartate, Alpha Ketoglutarate, & Citrate)||99 mg|
|Alpha Lipoic Acid||5 mg|
|L-Carnitine Tartrate||100 mg|
|Grapeseed Extract 95%||5 mg|
|PABA (Para Aminobenzoic Acid)||25 mg|
Nutrients only in Carlson Super 2 Daily
|Vanadium (from Bis-Maltolato Oxo Vanadium)||400 µg|
|Norwegian Fish Oil||800 mg|
|EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)||130 mg|
|DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid)||90 µg|
|Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan||Carlson Super 2 Daily|
|Digeseb Plus® is a proprietary blend of enzymes which help digest food, minerals and proteins||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)