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Swiss Naturals Vitamin Review + Giveaway!

We try to make sure our children get enough sleep, eat healthy and are active but what about Mom and Dad? Mom and Dad need to look after themselves also. Sleep, healthy eating and exercise keep us heading in the right direction to better health. Another way to keep your body healthy are vitamins, minerals and supplements.

Do you take vitamins? I started taking vitamins regularly about two years ago. Before that I didn't take much in the line of vitamins except in 2005 when I found out that green tea capsules help with weight management. They were my new best friend and truly did help me reach my weight goal.

I would like to introduce you to a great Canadian company that makes a wide variety of vitamins. Swiss Natural was founded in 1965! One of the first companies to sell herbs and vitamins in Canada. Rolf Zimmermann, who arrived in Canada from Germany in 1952 had a dream which turned into Swiss Natural. The company started with only 40 imported products in 1965 and has grown to an extensive line-up of over 400 vitamins, minerals and supplements. Did you know there where that many to have? I didn't, until reading more about the Swiss Natural company.

With tons of vitamins, minerals and supplements to chose from I thought I would tell you about the Multi-vitamin line called Total One.

Total One is a Multi-vitamin and mineral line that includes 8 different varieties - Anti-Oxidant Timed Release, Maternity, Men 50+, Men Timed Release, Sport, Teen, Women 50+ and Women Timed Release.
Swiss Natural Women's Health Total One Multi Vitamins and Minerals is formulated for the optimal health of women under 50 with 36 vitamins, minerals and supplements including Cranberry, B Complex vitamin and Iron. With the timed release the ingredients are released over 8 hours. Taking Total One for Women help you achieve optimal health and wellness by supporting the overall healthy functioning of your body, including:
  • Healthy bones and structural tissue
  • Metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fat
  • Energy production
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Antioxidant activity
  • Thyroid health
  • Normal growth
My thoughts: Swiss Natural sent me a variety of vitamins to try. I decided to start with the Total One Women and then will try the others which include B12, 6 and Probiotic Age. The multi-vitamin is really easy to take. I am not a fan of vitamins as they are usually hard to swallow or taste chalky if you leave it too long in your mouth. These are not at all hard to shallow and you take two a day! They don't taste like chalk either if it sits in your mouth too long. I am looking forward to trying out the B12,6 and folic acid, they are chewable tiny cherry tablets. They smell pretty good for a vitamin. I have been feeling pretty good since taking these. I will continue through the fall/winter for sure.

The kids cracked open their new bottle of Kids Chewable Vitamin D3 orange. They are not a fan of "regular" type vitamins instead like the gummy ones. I was surprised we didn't have a problem getting them to try these ones. They even said they taste good! They do smell good.

Ask a Question: do you have vitamin and supplement questions? Ask Dr. Elvis Ali - Route of Change

Sale: This week at Shopper's Drug mart selected types and sizes of Swiss Natural Vitamins are on for 50% off! Good until July 8th,2011.

Win It! Our great friends at Swiss Natural would like to give one lucky Canadian Coupon Mom reader their very own Basket of Vitamins including a Total One Multi-vitamin and maybe even a surprise or two!

Here's how to enter: 

Mandatory Entry: Please visit Swiss Natural Website and tell me something your learned from their site or a vitamin you would like to try. Please include your email address or twitter account to be able to be contacted if you win.

Extra Entries:
Each one is worth one entry each (one comment is an entry) unless otherwise marked.
  • Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Twitter
  • Follow Swiss Natural on Twitter
  • Tweet about this giveaway: #Win a Basket of Swiss Natural Vitamins from @Swiss_Natural and @Couponmomcanada #CCMgiveaway: http://tinyurl.com/674sw4w
  • Follow Swiss Natural on Facebook
  • Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Facebook 
  • Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Google Friends Connect
  • Blog about this giveaway - 5 extra entries
This giveaway is open to Canadian Residents 18+ only and ends on July 18th, 2011. One winner will be pick July 19th,2011 using random.org. The winner will have 48 hours to respond to the winning email with their mailing information. Thanks and Good Luck!!



~*Disclaimer: This post was written by Canadian Coupon Mom on behalf of Swiss Natural. I received a complimentary gift basket of vitamins in exchange for a review. All opinions are honest and my own.*~

149 comments:

  1. I would love to have the: Adult Multi Vitamin and Mineral Fruit Flavoured Chewable Tablet

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  3. I would like to try the B12 vitamin.
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  5. I would like to try the Vitamin B12 1000mcg Tablet

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  12. Anonymous3:40 PM

    I would like to try the "cranberry chewable, one-a-day". karasceviour at hotmail dot com

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  13. Anonymous3:40 PM

    I like you on facebook,(Kara Sceviour). karasceviour at hotmail dot com

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  14. Anonymous3:40 PM

    I follow you via GFC. karasceviour at hotmail dot com

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  15. I would like to try the Vitamin D3 Chewable Peppermint 1000 I.U. Tablet and the omega 3 tablets.
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  16. I follow you on twitter
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  17. I follow swiss naturals on twitter
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  19. I follow swiss natural on facebook(Karla Sceviour)

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  23. I would like to try the 5-HTP

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  24. I am following Cdn Coupon Mom on Twitter (tjbugnet)

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  25. I am following Swiss Natural on Twitter (tjbugnet)

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  27. I like Cdn Coupon Mom on FB

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  28. I like Swiss Natural on FB

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  29. I am a GFC follower (Tania B)

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  30. 1) I blogged: http://contests4me.blogspot.com/2011/07/enter-to-win-basket-of-swiss-natural.html

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  31. 2) I blogged: http://contests4me.blogspot.com/2011/07/enter-to-win-basket-of-swiss-natural.html

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  32. 3) I blogged: http://contests4me.blogspot.com/2011/07/enter-to-win-basket-of-swiss-natural.html

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  33. 4) I blogged: http://contests4me.blogspot.com/2011/07/enter-to-win-basket-of-swiss-natural.html

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  34. 5) I blogged: http://contests4me.blogspot.com/2011/07/enter-to-win-basket-of-swiss-natural.html

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  35. I found out Swiss Natural is a Canadian Company more than 40 years old.
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  36. I follow Canadian Coupon Mommy on twitter @goldiez
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  37. I follow Swiss Natural on twitter @goldiez
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  38. tweet; http://twitter.com/#!/goldiez/status/88781018995236864
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  39. I like Swiss Natural on facebook as Diana Z
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  40. I follow Canadian Coupon Mom on facebook as Diana Z
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  41. I am following you via GFC
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  43. LOved to try
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  44. * Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Twitter
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  45. * Follow Swiss Natural on Twitter
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  50. I would like to try the vit D3
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  51. I follow coupon mom on twitter (candicekelly1)
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  52. I follow swiss natural on twitter
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  53. I follow you on gfc (mystikafaith)
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  54. I'd love to try the Melatonin Plus™ Timed Release with Vitamin B6 Tablet
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  58. Follow Swiss Natural on Facebook as Jen M
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  61. andalene10:19 PM

    I'd like to try the B50 Complex Hi Potency Tablet. abrennan09@hotmail.com

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  63. I visited Swiss Natural and I'd like the Adult Multi One Formula Iron Free Plus Non-Acidic Vitamin C, Lutein and Lycopene Capsule.

    Thanks!
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  64. I followed @Couponmomcanada on twitter.

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  65. I followed @Swiss_Natural on twitter!

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  66. I liked Swiss Natural on FB!

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  67. I liked Canadian Coupon Mom on FB!

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  68. I'm a GFC follower.

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  69. I love the Education Centre they have on their site, a great resource

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  70. follow you via twitter @tinatchick

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  71. follow swiss natural on twitter @tinatchick

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  72. like Swiss Natural on FB AthenaD

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  73. like you on FB AthenaD

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  76. I would like to try their Grape Seed Phytolipid Standardized 100mg Capsule

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  77. Following you on Twitter (amt946)

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  78. Following Swiss Natural on Twitter (@amt946)

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  80. Following Swiss Natural on Facebook (Anne-Marie Tvete)

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  81. I liked your Facebook page (Anne-Marie Tvete)

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  82. I am following on GFC as Anne-Marie T.

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  84. I blogged about the giveaway. #1
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  85. I blogged about the giveaway. #2
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  86. I blogged about the giveaway. #3
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  87. I blogged about the giveaway. #4
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  88. I blogged about the giveaway. #5
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  89. I would like to try the Swiss One 80 Timed Release Multi Vitamin and Mineral


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  90. I follow you on twitter as Prairiebelle



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  91. I follow swiss natural on twitter as Prairiebelle



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  92. I like swiss natural on facebook - Belinda M


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  93. I like you on facebook - Belinda M


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  94. I follow on google friend connect


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  95. tweeted

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  96. daily tweet
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  97. I'd love to feel like a big kid and try the Adult Multi Vitamin and Mineral Fruit Flavoured Chewable Tablets!

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  98. I follow @Couponmomcanada (@missbobloblaw)

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  99. I follow @Swiss_Natural (@missbobloblaw)

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  100. daily tweet
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  101. I like Canadian Coupon Mom on fb (Talking Momcents)

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  102. I follow Swiss Natural on FB (Talking Momcents)

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  103. I follow w/gfc (talkingmomcents)

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  104. I would like to try the Acid ReDux™ Natural Acid Neutralizer Chewable Tablet.
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  105. I Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Twitter (@wowcheckitout)

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  106. I Follow Swiss Natural on Twitter (@wowcheckitout)

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  107. Daily Tweet http://twitter.com/#!/wowcheckitout/status/90524289601777664

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  108. I Follow Swiss Natural on Facebook (Dianne B-T)

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  109. I Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Facebook (Dianne B-T)

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  110. I follow with GFC

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  115. i'd like to try the Cranberry extract capsules in the once daily formula

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  116. i follow swiss naturals on Twitter
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  117. i follow you on Twitter
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  118. GFC follower - Jo Penguin
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  119. i like Swiss Naturals on Facebook
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  120. http://twitter.com/#!/wilderlady/status/91500661136568321

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  121. daily tweet
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  122. I had thought I entered this already.

    I visited the site and learned The brand provides a high level of expertise drawn from over 40 years of formulating natural health products.

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  123. gingermommy following you on twitter

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  124. gingermommy folowing Swiss NAtural on twitter

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  125. http://twitter.com/#!/Gingermommy/status/91884094962679808

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  126. I'd love to try their CoQ10 (Co-Enzyme Q10) 100mg Capsule



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  127. •Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Twitter

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  128. •Follow Swiss Natural on Twitter

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  130. •Follow Swiss Natural on Facebook

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  131. •Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Facebook


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  132. •Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Google Friends Connect


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  133. daily tweet
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  134. https://twitter.com/#!/Gingermommy/status/92258376700002304

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  135. I would love to (have my kids) try the kids chewables! They sound great!
    I could use the Women's multi too!

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  136. I also follow you on Facebook! :)

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  137. And I follow Swiss Natural on Facebook too! tammymurphy@gmail.com

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  138. I would love to try the: Adult Multi Vitamin and Mineral Fruit Flavoured Chewable Tablet
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  139. I Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Twitter-name wildcardacehigh (louise Gilbert)

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  140. I Follow Swiss Natural on Twitter
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  141. I tweeted this giveaway
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  142. I Follow Swiss Natural on Facebook
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  144. I Follow Canadian Coupon Mom on Google Friends Connect
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  145. Christy7:18 PM

    I learned Swiss Naturals has been in existance for 40 years, wow!
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