Iodine and Tyrosine (120 Caps)
Iodine provides natural support for the thyroid gland, helping to maintain healthy cellular metabolism.
What Is It? Iodine provides natural support for the thyroid gland, helping to maintain healthy cellular metabolism.*
Uses For Iodine Thyroid Support:
Iodine is absorbed by the thyroid gland and supports the formation of thyroid hormones. Thyroid hormones have the ability to cross cell membranes, thereby supporting all cells of the body. In the cell, they promote metabolic function by enhancing mitochondrial activity and enzyme synthesis, particularly in the muscle and liver.*
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product. Taking iodine in amounts greater than 1,100 mcg per day should be monitored by a healthcare professional. Sensitivity reactions to iodine include angioedema, fever, joint pain, lymph node enlargement,
eosinophilia, rash or thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. Pure Encapsulation iodine supplements are not designed nor recommended as support against radioactive fallout. Consult your physician for more information.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Iodine may be contra-indicated with thyroid medications. Individuals may require thyroid hormone monitoring. Consult your physician for more information.
What Is The Source?
Pure Encapsulations Iodine is from potassium iodide. Iodide is derived from salt brine. Hypo-allergenic plant fiber is derived from pine cellulose. Each capsule typically contains 74 mcg potassium.
Pure Encapsulations recommends 2 capsules daily, in divided doses, with meals.
‡These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. The information contained herein is for informational purposes only and does not establish a doctor-patient relationship.