Omega Fatty Acids
An integral part of the body affecting the function of the cell receptors in the membranes which regulate genetic function. They provide the starting point for making hormones that regulate blood clotting, contraction and relaxation of artery walls, and inflammation. Raw Living Spirulina contains bioavailable raw omega-3 fatty acids ALA, EPA, and DHA, alone with omega-6 GLA the highest plant based source known to man. Spirulina is a powerful food to aid in reducing inflammation, promoting healthy cells, and keeping our skin beautiful.
Vitamins & Minerals
Essential substances that our bodies need to develop and function normally. Raw Living Spirulina contains A, C, D, E, and K, and the B vitamins: thiamin (B1), riboflavin (B2), niacin (B3), pantothenic acid (B5), pyridoxal (B6), cobalamin (B12), biotin, and folate/folic acid. plus all the essential minerals for health: calcium, phosphorus, potassium, sodium, chloride, magnesium, iron, zinc, iodine, sulfur, cobalt, copper, fluoride, manganese, and selenium. Tags health benefits of spirulina spirulina
Some people believe that phycocyanin in spirulina has strong anti-cancer effects. As far-fetched as the claim may seem, there is some evidence of this effect in people with oral (mouth) cancer. Dosage and Preparation Some studies have shown that doses of up to 3,000 milligrams (mg) per day were safe and well tolerated for up to 12 months with no notable side effects. Manufacturer recommendations vary but, as a general rule, never exceed the dosage on the product label. Spirulina is often sold in powder form but is also available in capsules, tablets, and liquids. The powder is sometimes added to smoothies.