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Spirulina 500 mg - 500 Tablets

  • Spirulina 500 mg - 500 Tablets
SKU:
Vit-NOW-2700
Brand:
NOW
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    Product Description

    Spirulina 500 mg - 500 Tablets

    • 100% Natural
    • Vegetarian/Vegan

    Spirulina is rich in Beta-Carotene (Vitamin A) and Vitamin B-12, and has naturally occurring protein and GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid), a popular fatty acid with numerous health benefits. In addition, Spirulina has naturally occurring minerals, trace elements, cell salts, amino acids and enzymes.

    In a recent test conducted by a third-party testing company, NOW Foods Spirulina was not approved because it did not fully disintegrate in 30-60 minutes.

    NOW Foods’ Technical Team conducted a scientific evaluation of food digestion times, which shows that food takes 4 to 5 hours to fully digest in the stomach. Based on that review, we established a disintegration time of 45-90 minutes for Spirulina tablets. This disintegration standard is met for all our Spirulina tablets. NOW Foods has published information on its disintegration standard, as well as other testing standards, on its website to allow our customers to understand the scientific basis of our standards. 

    Additionally, our Spirulina is a very high quality, naturally and organically grown, physically and nutrient dense food. We deliberately formulated these tablets to be free of excipients and tableting aids in order to provide 100% pure Spirulina in tablet form. Adding excipients & tableting aids would have accelerated disintegration times to meet a 30-60 minute arbitrary disintegration time, but we specifically chose to provide our customers with a 100% pure food product in tablet form instead.


    Suggested Usage

    Take 6 tablets daily.

    Supplement Facts

    Serving Size: 6 Tablets
    Servings Per Container: 83
     Amount Per Serving% Daily Value*
    Calories*   10    
    Total Fat   0 g   0%  
    Sodium   40 mg   2%  
    Total Carbohydrate   < 1 g   < 1%  
    Protein   2 g   4%  
    Vitamin A     140%  
    Calcium     2%  
    Iron     10%  
    Vitamin B-12
    Not a significant source of calories from fat, saturated fat, trans
    fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber, sugars or vitamin C.
    *  
      60%  

    Other Ingredients:

    100% Natural Spirulina.

     

    NOW® Spirulina delivers the natural nutrient profile found in Genuine Whole Foods.

    500 mg Spirulina per tablet.
    3,000 mg Spirulina per 6 tablet serving.

    Not manufactured with yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.

    This natural product may have variations in color and odor.

    Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.

    Store in a cool, dry place after opening.  Please Recycle.

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      I have been taking spirulina since 2013. It helped bring my strength and energy back from a nasty colon surgery. It keeps me regular and its a great way to get my daily green vegetables!