Now Foods Potassium Plus Iodine 180 Tablets
Potassium Iodide (KI) is a compound that contains Iodine, a nutrient necessary for normal thyroid function. Iodine in the form of Iodide is an integral part of thyroid secretions that regulate cellular metabolism and energy production. NOW Potassium Plus Iodide also has Potassium, a mineral that is essential for the maintenance of healthy water electrolyte balance, as while as whole body pH.
What is Potassium & Why Do Our Bodies Need It?
Potassium is a mineral our bodies need to for a variety of functions. Potassium is an electrolyte that helps our nerves properly function and which helps muscles contract. Potassium also helps our heartbeats stay regular.
Now Foods Potassium Plus Iodine Product Highlights & Benefits
- Helps Regulate Fluid Balance, Muscle Contractions, and Nerve Signals
- A High Potassium Diet May Help Reduce Blood Pressure
- May Support Reduction in Water Retention
- Supports Electrolyte Blaance
- Supports Healthy Thyroid Function
- Vegan & Vegetarian Friendly
Take 1 tablet per day with food.
Now Foods Potassium Plus Iodine 180 Tablets Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Servings Per Container: 180
Iodine (from Potassium Iodide) 225mcg
Sodium (from Sodium Alginate) 5mg
Potassium (from Potassium Chloride and Iodide) 99mg
Sodium Alginate 100mg
*Daily Value Not Established
Other Ingredients: Cellulose, Croscarmellose Sodium, Stearic Acid (vegetable source), Silica and Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source).
Store in a cool dry place after opening.
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