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Supplement Forms/Alternate Names :
Boron Chelate;Sodium Borate
Principal Proposed Uses
Other Proposed Uses
Plants need boron for proper health, but it's not known whether humans do. However, boron does seem to assist in the proper absorption of calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus from foods, and slows the loss of these minerals through urination. Very preliminary evidence suggests that boron supplements may be helpful for osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.
Last reviewedSeptember 2014by EBSCO CAM Review Board
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