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Brand name: Magnesium Forte 400 (Wagner)

Magnesium Forte 400 (Wagner) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) magnesium + zinc. On this page you will find out more about Magnesium Forte 400 (Wagner), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)

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Active ingredient in this medicine: magnesium + zinc

Information for medicine and pack size:
Magnesium Forte 400 (Wagner) hard capsule, 100

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What this medicine is for

* For magnesium supplementation.* Supplies the essential mineral magnesium to help meet normal daily requirements.* Magnesium is a vital catalyst in many enzymatic reactions in the body* Magnesium is involved in more than 300 essential metabolic reactions in the body.* Magnesium plays a critical role in energy production in the body.* Magnesium is involved in the production of ATP, or cellular energy.* Magnesium plays an important role in cellular activity.* Magnesium plays a vital role in the metabolism of carbohydrates and fats in the body.* Magnesium is involved in protein synthesis in the body.* Magnesium plays a vital role in the body in neuromuscular transmission.* Magnesium plays a role in nerve conduction on the body * Supports the function of the nervous system* Magnesium is vital for muscle activity and contraction and relaxation and vascular tone in the body * Provides support to the musculoskeletal system. * Helps to maintain healthy muscle function * Helps to maintain/supports the health of the muscles* Magnesium is required for the synthesis of nucleic acids. * Magnesium plays a necessary role in the synthesis of RNA and replication of DNA* Magnesium is an essential constituent of the bones and it supports the health andstrength of the bones.* Magnesium assists in maintaining healthy bone mineral density* Supports/helps to maintain healthy bone mineral density.* Supports the maintenance of strong, healthy bones * Supports/maintains the health of the cardiovascular system/heart* Assists in the maintenance of healthy heart function* Supports healthy cardiovascular function * Aids/assists in the maintenance of a healthy cardiovascular system* Supports cardiovascular health. * Magnesium may assist to reduce symptoms of nervousness and mild anxiety.

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Dosage Form Capsule, hard
Route of administration Oral
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