Menaquinone 7 1283 views0 applications

Australian approved name (AAN): Menaquinone 7

Common names and synonyms:  Vitamin K2; Vitamin K

Molecular formula: C46H64O2

Molecular weight: 649.00

AI for Vitamin K as per NHMRC:
Infants – 0-6 months – 2.0µg/day
Infants – 7-12 months – 2.5µg/day
Children – 1-3 years – 25µg/day
Children – 4-8 years – 35µg/day
Children – 9-13 years – 45µg/day
Children – 14-18 years – 55µg/day
Men – 19 -70+ years – 70µg/day
Women – 19-70+ years – 60µg/day
Pregnancy & Lactation – 60µg/day

Maximum daily dose:  Adults: 180 micrograms; Children between 10-18 year: 90 micrograms;  Children less than 10 years of age: 45 micrograms.

Warnings and restrictions: For oral use only.
VIT – Vitamins can only be of assistance if the dietary vitamin intake is inadequate. OR Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.

Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active.

TGA reference: Merck Index

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