Thorne Research, Children’s Basic Nutrients vs Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan

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Complete nutritional comparison


Ingredient
Thorne Research, Children's Basic Nutrients(Daily Dose)Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan(Daily Dose)

Difference


Matched Ingredient
Vitamin A (from787.2 µg12500 IU?Vitamin A (as Alpha-Carotene & Beta-Carotene) [contained in: Betatene® providing:]
Beta Carotene and562.2 µg98 µgCryptoxanthin
Both beta-carotene and cryptoxanthin 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: Cryptoxanthin - Compound Summary (CID 5281235)"
National Center for Biotechnology Information - USA
PubChem: Cryptoxanthin - Compound Summary
Palmitate)225 µg
Vitamin C (as Ascorbic Acid)250 mg100 mg-60% ↓Vitamin C (as Ascorbyl Palmitate & Ascorbic Acid)
Vitamin D (as Vitamin D3 400 IU)10 µg200 IU?Vitamin D (as Ergocalciferol)
Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopheryl)80.4 µg200 IU?Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopherpl Acetate)
Vitamin K (as Vitamin K1)30 µg
Thiamin (as Thiamin HCL)12 mg50 mg317% ↑Thiamine (Vitamin B1)
Riboflavin (as Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium)3.3 mg50 mg1415% ↑Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)
Niacin (as 9 mg Niacin and49 mg
Niacinamide)40 mg50 mgNiacinamide
Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate)3 mg50 mgPyridoxine HCL (Vitamin B6)
The body converts pyridoxal to vitamin B6. The body converts pyridoxine to pyridoxal. Pyridoxine hydrochloride contains pyridoxine.
Sources:
• "Tool for calculating molecular weights"
bywebqc.org, webqc.org
Web QC - Molecular Weight Calculation Tool
• "Foundational Medicine Review 2001 Vol 6: Shows the most active form of Vitamin B6, Biochemistry and Clinical Applications"
Thorne Research
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
Folate (as666.7 µg800 µgFolic Acid
Both folate and folic acid are forms of vitamin B9.
Sources:
• "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
Calcium Folinate and200 µg
L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolate from L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt)200 µg
Vitamin B12 (as135 µg6 µg-96% ↓Vitamin B12 (as Methylcobalamin)
Adenosylcobalamin and67.5 µg
Methylcobalamin)67.5 µg
Biotin120 µg300 µg150% ↑Biotin
Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium Pantothenate)124 mg50 mg-60% ↓Pantothenic Acid
Choline (as Choline Citrate)11 mg50 mg355% ↑Choline
Calcium (as69 mg100 mg45% ↑Calcium (as Calcium Citrate & Bisglycinate)
Calcium Citrate and34.5 mg
Calcium Malate)34.5 mg
Iron (as Iron Picolinate)4.5 mg
Iodine (as Potassium Iodide)67.5 µg150 µg122% ↑Iodine (as Potassium Iodide)
Magnesium (as45 mg150 mg233% ↑Magnesium (as Magnesium Citrate, Alpha Ketogluturate, & Oxide)
Magnesium Citrate and22.5 mg
Magnesium Malate)22.5 mg
Zinc (as Zinc Picolinate)4.5 mg10 mg122% ↑Zinc (as Zinc Amino Acid Chelate)
Selenium (as L-Selenomethionine)60 µg200 µg233% ↑Selenium (as L-Selenomethionine)
Copper (as Copper Picolinate)450 µg2 mg344% ↑Copper (as Copper Gluconate)
Manganese (as Manganese Picolinate)1.8 mg2 mg11% ↑Manganese (as Manganese Citrate)
Chromium (as TRAACS® Chromium Nicotinate Glycinate Chelate)60 µg200 µg233% ↑Chromium (as Chromium Picolinate)
Molybdenum (as TRAACS® Molybdenum Glycinate Chelate)30 µg75 µg150% ↑Molybdenum (as Molybdenum Chelate)
Boron (as Boronorganic™ Boron Glycinate Complex)900 µg2 mg122% ↑Boron (as Boron Citrate)
Lutein (from Aztec Marigold extract (flower) (Tagetes erecta))36 µg49 µg36% ↑Lutein
158 mgBetatene® providing: [all ingredients are matched elsewhere]
49 µgZeaxanthin
99 mgPotassium (as Potassium Aspartate, Alpha Ketoglutarate, & Citrate)
5 mgAlpha Lipoic Acid
100 mgL-Carnitine Tartrate
50 mgInositol
10 mgQuercetin
5 mgGrapeseed Extract 95%
25 mgPABA (Para Aminobenzoic Acid)
3 mgLycopene
Nutrients only in Thorne Research, Children's Basic Nutrients
Dose: Child
Vitamin K (as Vitamin K1)30 µg
Niacin (as 9 mg Niacin and49 mg
Iron (as Iron Picolinate)4.5 mg
Nutrients only in Pure Vegan, Advanced Vegan
Dose: Adult
Betatene® providing: [all ingredients are matched elsewhere]158 mg
Zeaxanthin49 µg
Potassium (as Potassium Aspartate, Alpha Ketoglutarate, & Citrate)99 mg
Alpha Lipoic Acid5 mg
L-Carnitine Tartrate100 mg
Inositol50 mg
Quercetin10 mg
Grapeseed Extract 95%5 mg
PABA (Para Aminobenzoic Acid)25 mg
Lycopene3 mg
Other ingredients
Thorne Research, Children's Basic NutrientsPure Vegan, Advanced Vegan
Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Calcium Laurate, Silicon DioxideDigeseb Plus® is a proprietary blend of enzymes which help digest food, minerals and proteins

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