Spearmint, dried Minerals

Minerals in Spearmint, dried

Minerals are inorganic elements that come from the soil and water and are absorbed by plants or eaten by animals. Your body requires different amounts of each mineral. People have different requirements according to they age, sex, and sometimes their state of health (pregnancy).

Magnesium (602 mg), Sodium (344 mg) and Phosphorus (276 mg) are some of the minerals present in Spearmint, dried.


Nutrition Facts for 100g

Daily values based in a diet 2,000 kcal

Calcium

Calcium is a very important mineral in human metabolism, making up about 2% of an adult human’s body weight. In 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, you can find 1,488 milligrams of calcium. It provides the 149% of the daily recommended value for the average adult.

1,488 mg

149%

daily value

Iron

The best known nutrition fact about iron is that meats and plant foods are rich in iron. More human health problems worldwide are caused by iron deficiency than by lack of any other nutrient. 100 grams of Spearmint, dried contains 87.47 milligrams of iron, that’s the 486% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

87.47 mg

486%

daily value

Potassium

Vegetables, especially green leafy varieties, are generally our richest sources of potassium. But this mineral can also be found in varying amounts in almost all foods. 1,924 milligrams of potassium can be found on every 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, the 41% of the total daily recommended potassium intake.

1,924 mg

41%

daily value

Magnesium

Magnesium is a key mineral in human metabolism. In fact, magnesium is necessary for more than 300 chemical reactions in the human body. In 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, you can find 602 milligrams of magnesium. It provides the 151% of the daily recommended value for the average adult.

602 mg

151%

daily value

Phosphorus

Phosphorus is the second most abundant inorganic element in the human body and is a port of many important compounds, including ribonucleic acid (RNA), deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and sugar phosphates. Phosphate helps to protect blood systemic acid-base balance, and acts as a transport mechanism for energy. 276 milligrams of phosphorus can be found on every 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, the 28% of the total daily recommended phosphorus intake.

276 mg

28%

daily value

Sodium

Sodium is needed for muscle contractions, nerve transmissions, maintaining pH balance and hydration. Sodium also regulates the fluid outside of the cells and is needed to pump fluid into the cells as potassium carries by-products out. 100 grams of Spearmint, dried contains 344 milligrams of sodium, that’s the 23% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

344 mg

23%

daily value

Zinc

Zinc is used as a cofactor by a number of critical enzymes. In fact, more than 300 zinc-dependent enzymes are currently known. Even a mild dietary deficiency of zinc can have far-reaching health implications. 100 grams of Spearmint, dried contains 2.41 milligrams of zinc, that’s the 16% of the daily recommended value for an adult.

2.41 mg

16%

daily value

Copper

Copper is a key mineral in many different body systems. It is central to building strong tissue, maintaining blood volume, and producing energy in your cells. 1.54 milligrams of copper can be found on every 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, the 77% of the total daily recommended copper intake.

1.54 mg

77%

daily value

Manganese

A very low intake of manganese is associated with poor bone formation. This phenomenon is thought to be due to altered formation of the protein matrix that keeps minerals like calcium in place. 11.48 milligrams of manganese can be found on every 100 grams of Spearmint, dried, the 574% of the total daily recommended manganese intake.

11.48 mg

574%

daily value