CAUTION: This product contains the mineral copper, a potentially toxic substance unless consumed in very small amounts. Do not use this product unless you possess an accurate way of measuring this copper supplement safely, such as a digital scale. Measuring spoons are unsuitable for accurate measuring of this product.
Copper L-Aspartate 1% is a chelate containing copper, and the amino acid L-aspartic acid. This supplement can supply the body with the essential trace mineral, copper. Copper is especially important as a key component of dozens of enzymes in the human body.
Supplementation of copper helps support cardiovascular, skeletal, and nervous systems. Copper is critical for nerve function, bone growth, and carbohydrate metabolism.
L-aspartic acid is a metabolic intermediate in several biochemical pathways in the body, including the tricarboxylic acid and urea cycles.
*NOTE: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Purebulk's Copper Aspartate 1% contains 1% elemental copper in the molecules of the compound. Thus, a 160 milligram serving will provide 1.6 mg of elemental copper. The Food and Drug Administration recommends a daily intake of 2 milligrams elemental copper each day, thus a serving of 160 mg Copper Aspartate 1% will yield 80% of the recommended daily intake of copper.