Piping Rock Chelated Copper 2mg,
250 Tablets, Made in USA
Minerals are required to support the wide range of physiological processes that occur
within your body. One of them is copper‚ which is contained in almost every cell. Copper
activates a variety of different enzymes‚ or proteins‚ that are important for the breakdown
and use of glucose. It is also an essential mineral in the enzyme lysyl oxidase; lysyl
oxidase may help your body produce the structural proteins of collagen and elastin‚
which are primarily found in your hair‚ skin and bones. Copper also assists with the
iron absorption necessary to form red blood cells‚ in addition to breaking down and
using proteins and DNA. The mineral also plays a key role in forming the fatty
membranes that surround and protect your nerve cells.
Your body primarily absorbs copper from seafood‚ wheat bran cereals‚ nuts‚ and
seeds. Copper stored mostly in your bones and muscles. Meanwhile‚ the amount
found in your bloodstream is controlled by your liver. Copper deficiency is rare‚
but it can occur if your diet is dependent upon tube feedings‚ if you have had
intestinal bypass surgery‚ or when there is too much zinc in your diet. If your
doctor finds that you have copper deficiency‚ he or she may recommend copper
A copper supplement like Piping Rock, Chelated Copper can be especially helpful
if you’re suffering from brittle bones‚ or if you’re taking zinc‚ calcium‚ or manganese
supplements; when taken in combination with these other minerals‚ copper may
help discourage bone loss in post-menopausal women.
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Servings Per Container: 250
Per Serving % Daily
Copper (as Copper Amino Acid Chelate) 2 mg 222%
Other ingredients: Dicalcium Phosphate, Vegetable Stearic Acid, Croscarmellose,
Silica, Vegetable Magnesium Stearate
Directions: For adults, take 1 tablet daily, preferably with a meal.
WARNING: If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medications or have any
medical condition, consult your doctor before use. If any adverse reactions
occur, immediately stop using this product and consult your doctor. If seal
under cap is damaged or missing, do not use. Keep out of reach of children.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Last Updated @ 3/2/2020 10:22:01 PM