Food supplement with 2 mg copper in organic form as copper bis-glycinate
CupriMit® - the cofactor
As a cofactor of many enzymes, copper is involved both in protecting cells from oxidative stress and in maintaining a normal energy metabolism.
To be found in the "power plants of our cells"
Copper is a component of the respiratory chain in the mitochondria.
A versatile trace element
Copper contributes, among other things, to normal functioning of the nervous system and normal pigmentation of the skin and hair.
This product is free of:
- Milk Protein
Why CupriMit® is important for my body
Properties of copper
Cell metabolism is based, among other things, on the functioning of the mitochondria, in which energy is obtained from our food. Copper belongs to the mitotropic substances that occur in the mitochondria and are therefore also called Mitoceuticals®.
Copper contributes to:
- normal energy metabolism
- protection of cells from oxidative stress
- normal function of the nervous system
- Normal hair pigmentation
- normal iron transport in the body
- normal function of the immune system
- the maintenance of normal connective tissue
Possible causes for increased copper demand or deficiency:
- Alcohol abuse
- Low-milk diet
- Parenteral nutrition
- Competitive sports
- Pregnancy and breastfeeding
In case of illness*
- Chronic inflammatory bowel disease
- Taking certain medicines
- Diabetes mellitus
- Cystic fibrosis
- Coeliac disease
- Kidney dysfunction
* This refers to a possibly increased nutrient requirement and not to the alleviation, healing, or prevention of a disease.
In the daily intake of 1 capsule is contained: 2 mg copper (200 %*)
* of the reference quantity according to the Food Information Ordinance
Maltodextrin, filler microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable capsule made of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose (HPMC), copper bis-glycinate, separating agents magnesium salts of fatty acids and silicon dioxide.
Free from milk protein, lactose, gluten, soya, yeast, gelatine, flavourings, colourings and preservatives.
Take 1 capsule daily with sufficient liquid, regardless of meals.
Do not exceed the recommended daily intake.
Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a balanced and varied diet and a healthy lifestyle.
Keep in a cool, dry place and out of the reach of small children.
Frequently asked questions
In what form is copper present in the product CupriMit®?
CupriMit® contains copper in organic form, bound to an amino acid. In this form it can be absorbed and utilised particularly well by the body.
What does copper contribute to in the body?
Copper plays a role in various processes in the body. It supports normal energy metabolism and a healthy immune system and helps protect cells from oxidative stress. In addition, it plays a role in hair pigmentation, maintenance of normal connective tissue and normal iron transport.
How many capsules of CupriMit® should be consumed per day?
The daily intake of CupriMit® is 1 capsule containing 2 mg of copper.