Thorne Research, Basic Nutrients V vs Dr Whitaker Forward Plus Daily Regimen

All of the differences set out neatly so that you can make a choice between them.

Complete nutritional comparison


Ingredient
Thorne Research, Basic Nutrients V(Daily Dose)Dr Whitaker Forward Plus Daily Regimen(Daily Dose)

Difference


Matched Ingredient
Vitamin A (from2.63 mg4500 µg71% ↑Vitamin A (90% as beta-carotene, 10% as retinyl palmitate)
Beta Carotene and1875 µg1000 µgLycopene (from tomato fruit)
Both beta-carotene and lycopene are forms of carotene.
Sources:
• "Article on carotenoids, their biological activities, role in disease prevention and food sources."
byJane Higdon, Ph.D and Victoria J. Drake, Ph.D, Linus Pauling Institute
Carotenoids: Alpha-Carotene, Beta-Carotene, Beta-Cryptoxanthin, Lycopene, Lutein, and Zeaxanthin
• "PubChem: Lycopene - Compound Summary (CID 446925)"
National Center for Biotechnology Information - USA
Pub Chem: Lycopene - Compound Summary
Palmitate)750 µg
Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)850 mg1000 mg18% ↑Vitamin C (as magnesium and calcium ascorbates, ascorbic acid)
Vitamin D (as Vitamin D3) (1,000 IU)25 µg20 µg-20% ↓Vitamin D (as cholecalciferol)
Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopheryl)268 mg134 mg-50% ↓Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopheryl succinate)
Vitamin K (as Vitamin K1)100 µg
Thiamin (as Thiamin HCL)40 mg50 mg25% ↑Thiamine (as mononitrate)
Riboflavin (as Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium)11 mg50 mg355% ↑Riboflavin
Niacin (30 mg as Niacin and160 mg100 mg-38% ↓Niacin (as niacinamide, niacin)
as Niacinamide)130 mg
Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate)10 mg76 mg660% ↑Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxine hydrochloride)
Folate (as1.7 mg1330 µg-22% ↓Folate
Calcium Folinate and500 µg
L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolate from L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt)500 µg
Vitamin B12 (as450 µg150 µg-67% ↓Vitamin B12 (as cyanocobalamin)
Adenosylcobalamin and225 µg
as Methylcobalamin)225 µg
Biotin350 µg300 µg-14% ↓Biotin
Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium Pantothenate)413 mg50 mg-88% ↓Pantothenic Acid (as calcium pantothenate)
Choline (as Choline Citrate)35 mg200 mg471% ↑Choline (as bitartrate)
Calcium (as210 mg1000 mg376% ↑Calcium (as carbonate, ascorbate)
Calcium Citrate and120 mg
Calcium Malate)90 mg
Magnesium (as150 mg500 mg233% ↑Magnesium (as oxide, ascorbate)
Magnesium Citrate and90 mg
Magnesium Malate)60 mg
Zinc (as Zinc Picolinate)15 mg30 mg100% ↑Zinc (as monomethionine)
Selenium (as L-Selenomethionine)200 µg200 µg0%Selenium (as selenomethionine)
Copper (as Copper Picolinate)1.5 µg2 mg133233% ↑Copper (as gluconate)
Manganese (as Maganese Picolinate)6 mg10 mg67% ↑Manganese (as gluconate)
Chromium (as TRAACS® Chromium Nicotinate Blycinate Chelate)200 µg200 µg0%Chromium (as polynicotinate)
Molybdenum (as TRAACS® Molybdenum Glycinate Chelate)100 µg130 µg30% ↑Molybdenum (as ascorbate)
Boron (as Boroganic™ Boron Glycinate Complex)3 mg
Lutein (from Aztec Marigold extract (flower) (Tagetes erecta))144 µg1000 µg594% ↑Lutein (from marigold flower)
Vanadium100 µg
150 µgIodine (as potassium iodide)
250 mgCitrus Bioflavonoid Complex
100 mgGamma Tocopherol
50 mgRutin
50 mgPara-Aminobenzoic Acid (PABA)
40 mgInositol
30 mgAlpha Lipoic Acid
26 mgSilica (as silicon dioxide)
10 mgDelta Tocopherol
10 mgMixed Tocotrienols (from palm oil)
10 mgTrace Mineral Complex
O-3 Essentials®
2 gFish Oil Concentrate
540 mgEPA (eicosapentaenoic acid)(as ethyl ester)
360 mgDHA (docosahexaenoic acid)(as ethyl ester)
PhytoNutrient Essentials®
1000 mgCinnamon (as Cinnamomum cassia, bark)
200 mgProprietary Fruit Blend
Grape Seed Extract
Red Raspberry Concentrate
Plum Concentrate
Strawberry Concentrate
Tart Cherry Concentrate
Wild Blueberry Powder
Wild Billberry Concentrate
Cranberry Concentrate
8 mgResveratrol (from Japanese knotweed, root)
Nutrients only in Thorne Research, Basic Nutrients V
Dose: Adult
Vitamin K (as Vitamin K1)100 µg
Boron (as Boroganic™ Boron Glycinate Complex)3 mg
Vanadium100 µg
Nutrients only in Dr Whitaker Forward Plus Daily Regimen
Dose: Adult
Iodine (as potassium iodide)150 µg
Citrus Bioflavonoid Complex250 mg
Gamma Tocopherol100 mg
Rutin50 mg
Para-Aminobenzoic Acid (PABA)50 mg
Inositol40 mg
Alpha Lipoic Acid30 mg
Silica (as silicon dioxide)26 mg
Delta Tocopherol10 mg
Mixed Tocotrienols (from palm oil)10 mg
Trace Mineral Complex10 mg
O-3 Essentials®
Fish Oil Concentrate2 g
EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid)(as ethyl ester)540 mg
DHA (docosahexaenoic acid)(as ethyl ester)360 mg
PhytoNutrient Essentials®
Cinnamon (as Cinnamomum cassia, bark)1000 mg
Proprietary Fruit Blend200 mg
Grape Seed Extract
Red Raspberry Concentrate
Plum Concentrate
Strawberry Concentrate
Tart Cherry Concentrate
Wild Blueberry Powder
Wild Billberry Concentrate
Cranberry Concentrate
Resveratrol (from Japanese knotweed, root)8 mg
Other ingredients
Thorne Research, Basic Nutrients VDr Whitaker Forward Plus Daily Regimen
Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Calcium Laurate, Silicon Dioxide, Microcrystalline Cellulose.Gelatin, ethyl vanillin, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, silica, potassium aspartate, purified water, natural lemon flavour, antioxidant blend for freshness (mixed tocopherols, rosemary extract, ascorbyl palmitate) CONTAINS: FISH (anchovy, sardine)

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