Vitamin E | Alfa-Tocopherol

Vitamin E is a group of related substances—α-, β-, γ- and δ-tocopherols—which often occur as esters. In the human body, vitamin E serves as an important antioxidant that protects cell membranes. 

  • Vitamin E contributes to the protection of cells from oxidative stress

‍Vitamin E is a natural component of the ingredients in ManaPowder and ManaDrink. We also add it in the form of alpha-tocopherol acetate. Precise information on the quantity of vitamin E in ManaPowder Origin can be found here. Precise information on the quantity of vitamin E in ManaDrink Origin can be found here.

Mana is nutritionally complete food. Enjoy it as part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

Sources:

Tolerable upper intake levels for vitamins and minerals, Scientific Committee on Food, Scientific Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies, EFSA 2006, online: http://www.efsa.europa.eu/sites/default/files/efsa_rep/blobserver_assets/ndatolerableuil.pdf

Vitamin and mineral requirements in human nutrition: report of a joint FAO/WHO expert consultation, Bangkok, Thailand, 21–30 September 1998. online: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/42716/1/9241546123.pdf

Clinical studies:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.2903/j.efsa.2010.1816/epdf