Spirulina (500mg) Overview
Body First’s Spirulina (500mg) contains the blue green algae found in fresh water sources. Spirulina is rich in the anti-inflammatory omega-6 fatty acid gamma linolenic acid (GLA), highly bioavailable protein, B vitamins, chlorophyll, beta-carotene and many other phytonutrients. Spirulina supports general health and wellness and is commonly taken as a wholesome food that continually strengthens the body, mind and immune system. *
Spirulina is rich in plant antioxidants and phytonutrients like chlorophyll, natural enzymes and a wide range of vitamins and minerals. The many phytonutrients in spirulina helps improve cardiovascular and immune function, digestion, natural detoxification, reduction in inflammation and promotes high endurance levels. Spirulina is a rich source of the omega-6 fatty acid GLA, shown to soothe inflammation in the skin and joints. Spirulina is also a superior form of plant protein, comprised of approximately 65% protein by weight and supplying 18 different amino acids. It’s suggested that spirulina is able to provide so many health benefits because of its completeness as a food. A nutritional breakdown of spirulina reveals that per gram it’s one of the most nutritionally dense foods in the world. *
Spirulina (500mg) Benefits
-Super Food Rich in Phytonutrients & Antioxidants*
-Rich Source of Micronutrients, Vitamins & Minerals*
-Boosts the Immune System*
-High in the Omega-6 GLA*
* These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any diseases.
Spirulina (500mg) Description from Body First
Spirulina is a single-celled fresh water algae and an incredible source of nutrients. It provides generous amounts of Beta-Carotene, Vitamin B-12, Iron and Chlorophyll. Spirulina also provides RNA, DNA and important GLA fatty acids.
|Serving Size: 6 tablets|
Servings Per Container: 33
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Beta-Carotene (as pro-Vitamin A 6.75mg)V||11250IU||225|
|Thiamine (Vitamin B1)||75mcg||5|
|Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)||110mcg||6|
|Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA)||30mg|
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Silica, Inulin (from chicory) and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source). Vegetarian product.
As a dietary supplement, take 6 tablets daily.