Manganese supplements

Manganese supplements are available in various forms including amino acid chelates, manganese sulfate and manganese gluconate. Manganese most often occurs in multivitamin and mineral supplements in doses of 1 to 9 mg.

Therapeutic uses of manganese supplements

Inflammation

Manganese supplementsManganese supplements have been used to treat inflammation, strains and sprains. Activity levels of the enzyme, superoxide dismutase, have been raised

by manganese supplementation which may protect against the oxidative damage seen in inflammatory disorders such as arthritis.

Other uses

Manganese supplements have also been used to treat schizophrenia, epilepsy, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis and anemia. Manganese may be useful in the treatment of diabetes through effects on glucose metabolism.

 
 
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