• Boron: Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Dosage, and Warning

    www.webmd.com/vitamins/ai/ingredientmono-894/boron Boron is a mineral that is found in food such as nuts and the environment. People take boron supplements as medicine. Boron is used for boron deficiency, menstrual cramps, and vaginal yeast ...
  • Boron - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boron Boron is a chemical element with the symbol B and atomic number 5. Produced entirely by cosmic ray spallation and supernovae and not by stellar nucleosynthesis, it is a low-abundance element in the Solar System and in the Earth's crust. It constitutes about 0.001 percent by weight of Earth's crust. Boron is concentrated on Earth by the water-solubility of its more common naturally occurring ...
  • boron | Properties, Uses, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/science/boron-chemical-element Crystalline boron is almost inert chemically at ordinary temperatures. Boiling hydrochloric acid does not affect it, and hot concentrated nitric acid only slowly converts finely powdered boron to boric acid (H 3 BO 3).Boron in its chemical behaviour is nonmetallic. In nature, boron consists of a mixture of two stable isotopes— boron-10 (19.9 percent) and boron-11 (80.1 percent); slight ...
  • Boron Uses, Benefits & Side Effects - Drugs.com Herbal ...

    www.drugs.com/npc/boron.html Boron is taken by some people who have low levels of boron. Others may take it to help with painful periods. Some women will use a form of this product called boric acid inside the vagina to treat a vaginal yeast infection.
  • Boron: Side Effects, Dosages, Treatment, Interactions ...

    www.rxlist.com/consumer_boron/drugs-condition.htm Boron is a mineral that is found in food and the environment.People take boron supplements as medicine. Boron is used for building strong bones, treating osteoarthritis, as an aid for building muscles and increasing testosterone levels, and for improving thinking skills and muscle coordination.. Women sometimes use capsules containing boric acid, the most common form of boron, inside the ...
  • Boron: MedlinePlus Supplements

    medlineplus.gov/druginfo/natural/894.html Boron is a mineral that is found in food such as nuts and the environment. People take boron supplements as medicine. Boron is used for boron deficiency, menstrual cramps, and vaginal yeast infections.
  • Boron Uses, Benefits & Dosage - Drugs.com Herbal Database

    www.drugs.com/npp/boron.html Boron deficiency. While no specific boron deficiency state has been described,Jamison 2003, Nielson 2008 signs of boron deficiency in humans include the followingNielsen 2009: altered macromineral, electrolyte, energy substrate, nitrogen, and oxidative metabolism; changes to erythropoiesis and hematopoiesis; electroencephalogram (EEG) changes suggesting depressed behavioral activation and ...
  • Boron - Health Professional Fact Sheet

    ods.od.nih.gov/factsheets/Boron-HealthProfessional Boron is excreted mainly in the urine, and small amounts are excreted in the feces, sweat, breath, and bile [9,10]. Boron status is not routinely measured in clinical practice. Most studies suggest that urinary boron levels correlate with boron intakes [2,4,16,17].
  • Boron: Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage, and Interactions

    www.verywellhealth.com/the-benefits-of-boron-89548 Boron is a mineral found in foods such as nuts and in the environment. Boron is sometimes also taken in supplement form to boost athletic performance and improve thinking or coordination. Some women use boron to treat yeast infections. Not all of these uses are supported by scientific evidence.
  • 15 Surprising Benefits of Boron | Organic Facts

    www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/minerals/boron.html Boron is a biological trace mineral that has been studied for its many health benefits if consumed in the daily diet. Health conditions such as arthritis and osteoporosis can be managed with medications prescribed by a doctor but more importantly with a diet that includes boron. It is suggested that boron aids in bone health, the immune system, increasing joint mobility, and possibly even ...