Magnesium is an essential mineral not generated by the organism that must be taken through diet. This substance is responsible for the correct metabolism of the animal and prevents the absence of appetite and muscle spasms.
Magnesium plays an important biological function as it intervenes in growth as an enzyme system activator , playing an important role in muscle contraction and also exerting a certain influence on the nervous system.
Magnesium oxide plays a fundamental role in the bio catalytic functions of some enzymes, exerts a regulatory action in the splitting of the ATP molecule and a very important buffering action
The deficiency of this substance causes neuromuscular hyper excitability with the onset of tremors, tetany, peripheral vasodilation and cardiac arrhythmia.
Despite being present in foods such as legumes, collars and beet leaves, it is unfortunately used by animals in small part, it is estimated that the absorption present in food is on average around 20/30%. Magnesium oxide is integrated into mineral mixtures and products that replace milk to prevent health damage and loss of performance loss; it is an essential component in all feed types.