Biotherapy, health resource center for alternative medicine.Biotherapy - Center .com is a free resource center for alternative medicine.

 

  Vitamins

  Minerals

  Herbs

  Nutrition

  Disease

  Treatment

  Resources

  Site Map

 

 
 

Molybdenum (Mo)

Molybdenum is a trace element found in almost all plant and animal tissue. It helps the body use iron and is stored in the liver, kidneys, bones and teeth.

Natural Food Sources
Beans, dark green leafy vegetables, lean meats, legumes, organ meats.

Main Functions
Molybdenum forms part of xanthine oxidase, an enzyme involved in converting nucleic acid to uric acid. It also helps promote normal growth and development, and may prevent anemia, tooth decay and impotency.

Deficiency Symptoms
Deficiency in molybdenum is rare and no symptoms have been reported.

 
 

Legal Disclaimer: The statements made in this website have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. The products and procedures presented at this website are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease or illness, to prescribe any medication or to be a substitute for medical treatment.