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Old 02-17-2013, 05:50 PM   #53
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Originally Posted by asugirl View Post

Btw - what is the difference between magnesium bis-glycinate and magnesium glycinate? Vitacost only has the second - would either be fine?
I use KAL magnesium glycinate. IIRC, bisglycinate means it's bound with 2 glycine molecules. I find that I respond best to using 2 forms of oral magnesium- magnesium malate and magnesium glycinate. Mag Malate is excellent for energy and muscle pain. Mag glycinate is very relaxing. I use the mag glycinate at night for this reason.
If you have problems swallowing large tablets, you can use the capsule forms which are a lot smaller but you usually need to take more.
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