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muscular weakness, vomiting
normally harmless; can cause vomiting
constipation, increased risk of renal stone formation, impaired absorption of iron and other minerals
low blood calcium
no toxicity demonstrated from food
supplemental Mg can cause diarrhea, nausea, cramping
excessive Mg from magnesium in Epsom salts causes diarrhea
in animals, excessive intake of sulfur-contaning amino acids impairs growth
increased risk of infections, apathy, fatigue, lethargy, joint disease, hair loss, organ damage, enlarged liver, amenorrhea, impotence
anemia, elevated LDL, lowered HDL, diarrhea, vomiting impaired calcium absorption, fever, renal failure, muscle pain, dizziness, reproductive failure.
enlarged thyroid gland, decreased thyroid activity
rare; nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, hair and nail changes, nerve damage, fatigue.
vomiting, diarrhea, liver damage
rare; nervous system disorders
flourosis (mottling of teeth), nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, chest pain, itching.
dietary toxicity unkown
occupational exposure to chromium dust damages skin and kidneys.
occupational exposure to molybdenum dust causes gout-like symptoms