What is Magnesium?
It is a natural mineral essential to the body’s health. On average, humans have 25 grams of Magnesium in the body. It is now widely recognized as a miracle mineral and is favored by hundreds of devoted doctors all over the world.
Why is it Important?
Magnesium is involved in 700 to 800 body processes, literally everything one can think of. Specifically it affects all aspects of function of the brain. It mimics the action of GABA, calms the brain, soothes nerves, blocks pain, facilitates the production and action of Neurotrasmitters like Serotonin, GABA and Dopamine. Stress depletes Magnesium.
What is Valerian root?
Valerian root is a time tested natural herb, used for thousands of years to calm anxiety states. It calms anxiety and promotes natural sleep. While magnesium serves to fill up a deficiency for LONG TERM EFFECT, Valerian provides support in the short term till the deficiency is filled up.
What is the recommended dosage?
It is recommended to take 2-3 Valerim Capsule in divided doses during the day, say 1 during the day and 1 at bedtime. For more information, please write to us.
Is it addictive? Will I have to take it all my life?
It is non-addictive and non-toxic.
Why didn’t my doctor tell me about this?
Doctors receive little information on Nutrition and during their practice, they do not get a single company /medical representative promoting Magnesium. So, it could be a case of out of sight, out of mind for the doctors, and definitely a deliberate attempt from Pharma Companies to hide the benefits of this miracle mineral from doctors.
Is there any test for magnesium deficiency?
Standard blood test will not be able to give a correct picture. Whereas the body soft tissues and bones may be deficient in Magnesium, the blood level remains more or less constant. The Magnesium RBC test gives better results. Sophisticated tests are required to determine the true level of Magnesium in the body, and such tests are not readily available in India.
Can I give VALERIM to my children?
Valerim has not been recommended for children. If you have any special need, kindly write to us (see query form on website) and we will get back you soon.
Is VALERIM safe during Pregnancy?
Valerim has not been tested for pregnancy. However an alternative MAGREST, also available from our website, is safe for use before, during and after pregnancy.
Are there any contraindications to Magnesium Supplementation?
Magnesium supplementation should be avoided in the following rare cases : Myasthenia Gravis, Kidney Failure, Bowel Obstruction or Heart Block.