As an antioxidant, selenium functions to inhibit the oxidation of fats and is an essential component of Glutathione peroxidase. Selenium Citrate is recommended for cardiovascular health, liver support, detoxification support, thyroid support, joint comfort, skin health and prostate health.
• a vegetarian capsule containing 200 mcg of Selenium in the citrate form, for maximum bioavailability.
• Selenium protects normal cell function by supporting the body’s natural defenses and scavenging harmful free radicals. It is an antioxidant and a component of glutathione peroxidase, one of the body’s main antioxidant enzymes.
• Recommended for:
Keeping hair from graying
• Selenium Supports:
Reduction of free radicals formation
Immune system function and aid in antibody production
Cardiovascular function and protects low density lipoproteins from becoming oxidized
Fat metabolism by balancing thyroid hormone
The synthesis and metabolism of thyroid hormones. The thyroid gland has higher concentrations of selenium than any other organ in the body.
Supports mood balance
Selenium is essential for proper fetal growth and development
Production of prostaglandins, enzymes, and hormones, to decrease platelet aggregation, detoxify unwanted substances and to strengthen the immune system
Energy production in the mitochondria by preventing the formation of free radicals
Elasticity of tissues
• Some heart and skin conditions are linked with low levels of selenium and glutathione peroxidase. A deficiency of Selenium has been linked to heart dysfunction, fatigue, infertility, high cholesterol, increased susceptibility to infection and growth impairment.
Rice flour, vegetable cellulose, vegetable stearate.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule, 1 to 2 times daily.
If pregnant or nursing, consult your healthcare practitioner before taking this product. Color of this product may vary due to color variations of the natural ingredients. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place.