Persons with chronic wounds may have other conditions that lead to loss of appetite, and large quantities of protein can be lost in wound fluids every day. These will lead to deficiency of micronutrients such as calcium, iron, folate, vitamin B6, and vitamin B Wound healing is delayed in persons with moderate to severe malnutrition. Protein and caloric deficits must be replaced and micronutrients should be supplemented in patients with malnutrition. Zinc and vitamin C are recommended supplements in persons with wounds due to the central role in collagen metabolism and inflammation.
Questions and Answers Description Mature adults have higher daily intake requirements for key nutrients. For instance, adults over 50 are recommended to consume higher calcium and vitamin D daily to help support bone health needs. There are also age-related deficiencies in absorption of certain nutrients, most notably vitamin B12, which also leads to higher nutrient needs for mature adults. Our Mature Multivitamin is a daily supplement, specially formulated for adults over 50, with key micronutrients to help fill nutrient gaps that may exist from inadequate dietary intake that often occurs in the diet.
Kirkland Signature Adults, 50 plus Mature Multi Vitamins & Minerals, 400-Count Tablets
Kirkland Signature Mature Multivitamin helps maintain and support: Customer Reviews 36 of 36 people found the following review helpful. But even when choosing a multi it can sometimes be confusing since the ingredient list can be so long, and the amounts of each vitamin and mineral can vary sometimes quite a bit. This big bottle of Kirkland's signature is just about as complete as you can get, at a truly great price.