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Table 1 Components of two versions of the bone-health plan provided to subjects in Grp 1 and Grp 2

From: Changes in total body bone mineral density following a common bone health plan with two versions of a unique bone health supplement: a comparative effectiveness research study

Ingredient or Component Grp 1 Grp 2
Pedometer-based activity program Yes Yes
Health Literacy Information Yes Yes
Strontium Citrate (mg) 680 680
AlgaeCal Bone-health Supplement 2,400 2,520
Trace Minerals in AlgaeCal (mg) 1,608 1,688
Calcium (mg) 720 756
Magnesium (mg)* 72 75
Magnesium from magnesium carbonate (mg) 0 275
Vitamin D-3 (IUs of Cholecalciferol) 800 1,600
Vitamin K-2 as MK-4 (mg) 1.5 0
Vitamin K-7 as MK-7 (mcg) 0 100
Boron (mg) 0 3
Vitamin C (mg) 0 50
  1. *72 mg naturally occurring plus magnesium carbonate