The Health Beat’s Recommendation For Best Multivitamin For Seniors Products

This category has been dominated by Centrum, one of the worst products on the market. Seniors have different needs that should be met with quality.

Optimal Multivitamin Powder by Seeking Health

Why it’s our favorite…

This is a high potency powdered multivitamin with all the correct forms of vitamins and minerals for seniors

  • B6 as P-5-P and 400mcg of methylfolate
  • 50mcg of methylcobalamin and adenosylcobalamin (mitochondrial B12 and great for poor B12 absorption)
  • 150mg of magnesium malate (good version for pain and sleep)

Thorne Research Basic Nutrients 2 a Day

Why it’s our favorite…

Thorne Research has produced an excellent high potency multivitamin with all of the correct forms of vitamins and minerals.

  • Certified by GMP, TGA (Australia’s FDA) and NSF
  • The correct forms of b-vitamins used: methylfolate, P-5-P and methylcobalamin
  • Contains K2 and 2,000IU of vitamin D, higher than most multivitamins

One Multivitamin by Pure Encapsulations

Why it’s our favorite…

If you need to avoid vitamin K due to blood thinners, this is a good choice. This formula contains lutein, lycopene, and zeaxanthin and a higher amount of zinc for eye support (25mg), CoQ10 for mitochondrial support and alpha lipoic acid for cell membrane support.

  • Does not contain vitamin K for those on blood thinners
  • Contains a higher amount of zinc and lutein, lycopene, and zeaxanthin for eye support
  • Contains CoQ10 and alpha lipoic acid for mitochondria support