USANA Usanimals vs Pure Synergy, Organic Multi Vita•Min

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

Complete nutritional comparison


Ingredient
USANA Usanimals(Daily Dose)Pure Synergy, Organic Multi Vita•Min(Daily Dose)

Difference


Matched Ingredient
VITAMIN A (AS BETA CAROTENE)5000 IU10000 IU100% ↑Vitamin A (100% as beta carotene)
VITAMIN C (AS ASCORBIC ACID AND SODIUM ASCORBATE)250 mg120 mg-52% ↓Vitamin C
VITAMIN D (AS CHOLECALCIFEROL)1000 IU2000 IUVitamin D3
Vitamin D3 is a form of vitamin D.
Sources:
• "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)100 IU60 IU-40% ↓Vitamin E
VITAMIN K (AS PHYLLOQUINONE)40 µg160 µg300% ↑Vitamin K
140 µgK1
20 µgK2
VITAMIN B1 (AS THIAMIN MONONITRATE)2.5 mg3 mg20% ↑Thiamin (B1)
Thiamine is also called vitamin B1.
Sources:
• "PubChem: Thiamine - Compound Summary CID 1130"
National Center for Biotechnology Information - USA
PubChem: Thiamine - Compound Summary
• "Thiamin's function, deficiency symptoms and causes, toxicity, drug interactions and recommended daily intake."
byJane Higdon, Ph.D and Victoria J. Drake, Ph.D, Christopher Bates, D.Phil, Linus Pauling Institute
Micro Nutrient Info Center - Thiamin
VITAMIN B2 (AS RIBOFLAVIN)2.5 mg3.4 mg36% ↑Riboflavin (B2)
Riboflavin is also called vitamin B2.
Sources:
• "PubChem: Riboflavin - Compound Summary (CID 493570)"
National Center for Biotechnology Information - USA
PubChem: Riboflavin - Compound Summary
• "Riboflavin / Vitamin B2 metabolism, antioxidant function, nutrient interactions, deficiency, RDA, safety, supplements and LPI recommendation"
byJane Higdon, Ph.D and Victoria J. Drake, Ph.D, Linus Pauling Institute
Micro Nutrient Info Center - Riboflavin
NIACIN (AS NIACINAMIDE)20 mg40 mgNiacinamide
Niacin is also called vitamin B3. Niacinamide is a form of vitamin B3.
Sources:
• "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
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
VITAMIN B6 (AS PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE)2.5 mg4 mg60% ↑Vitamin B6
FOLATE (AS FOLIC ACID)400 µg800 µg100% ↑Folate
VITAMIN B12 (AS CYANOCOBALAMIN)40 µg12 µg-70% ↓Vitamin B12
BIOTIN150 µg600 µg300% ↑Biotin
PANTOTHENIC ACID (AS D-CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE)10 mg20 mg100% ↑Pantothenic Acid
CALCIUM (AS MILK CALCIUM)150 mg
IODINE (AS POTASSIUM IODIDE)100 µg150 µg50% ↑Iodine
MAGNESIUM (AS MAGNESIUM CARBONATE)50 mg
ZINC (AS ZINC AMINO ACID CHELATE)10 mg15 mg50% ↑Zinc
SELENIUM (AS SELENIUM AMINO ACID COMPLEX)50 µg70 µg40% ↑Selenium
COPPER (AS COPPER CITRATE)750 µg2 mg167% ↑Copper
MANGANESE (AS MANGANESE GLUCONATE)1000 µg2 mg100% ↑Manganese
CHROMIUM (AS CHROMIUM NICOTINATE)50 µg120 µg140% ↑Chromium (GTF)
MOLYBDENUM (AS MOLYBDENUM TRIOXIDE)25 µg75 µg200% ↑Molybdenum
IRON (AS FERROUS FUMURATE USP)4 mg
ANTIOXIDANT PHYTONUTRIENT COMPLEX80 mg
(BLACKBERRY,
CRANBERRY,
RASPBERRY, AND
WILD BLUEBERRY FRUIT POWDERS)
POLYENYLPHOSPHATIDYL CHOLINE (FROM SOY)50 mg
INOSITOL30 mg
Nutrients only in USANA Usanimals
Dose: Child
CALCIUM (AS MILK CALCIUM)150 mg
MAGNESIUM (AS MAGNESIUM CARBONATE)50 mg
IRON (AS FERROUS FUMURATE USP)4 mg
ANTIOXIDANT PHYTONUTRIENT COMPLEX80 mg
(BLACKBERRY,
CRANBERRY,
RASPBERRY, AND
WILD BLUEBERRY FRUIT POWDERS)
POLYENYLPHOSPHATIDYL CHOLINE (FROM SOY)50 mg
INOSITOL30 mg
Nutrients only in Pure Synergy, Organic Multi Vita•Min
Dose: Adult
Other ingredients
USANA UsanimalsPure Synergy, Organic Multi Vita•Min
CRYSTALLINE FRUCTOSE, EVAPORATED CANE SYRUP, NATURAL WILD BERRY FLAVOR, MODIFIED CELLULOSE, XYLITOL, ASCORBYL PALMITATE, CITRIC ACID, DEXTRIN, CALCIUM SILICATE, MALIC ACID, SALT, DEXTROSE, SOY LECITHIN, STEVIA, SODIUM CMC, HYDROLYZED RICE PROTEIN, SODIUM CITRATE.
CONTAINS SOY AND MILK
organic barley grass; organic gum acacia; organic vegetable tablet coating.
Contains fermented soy.
Gluten, Dairy, Additive and GMO free.

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