Dietary magnesium intake in a French adult population.

  title={Dietary magnesium intake in a French adult population.},
  author={Pilar Galan and Paul Preziosi and Vincent Durlach and Pierre Valeix and Lourdes Ribas and D Bouzid and Alain Favier and Serge Hercberg},
  journal={Magnesium research},
  volume={10 4},
Magnesium intake was assessed using six 24-h dietary records during a 1-year period in 5,448 subjects (3,111 women 35-60 yrs old and 2,337 men 45-60 yrs old) in the SU.VI.MAX cohort, selected at a national level in France. The overall mean dietary intake was estimated at 369 +/- 106 mg/day in men and 280 +/- 84 mg/day in women. 77 per cent of women and 72 per cent of men had dietary magnesium intakes lower than recommended dietary allowances; 23 per cent of women and 18 per cent of men consumed… CONTINUE READING


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