Sea kelp has been used in healthcare for many centuries. It was eaten firstly as a food and many cultures (such as the Japanese) still value seaweed as part of their daily diet. Kelp contains a variety of nutrients, especially iodine, and it is for this reason that people use it to help maintain the normal functioning of the thyroid gland
Apart from its use in natural healthcare, Kelp has been used in a number of industrial processes. Kelp ash has been used in the manufacture of soap and glass; a substance known as alginate derived from kelp seaweed is used to thicken foods such as ice-cream, jelly, salad cream and toothpaste. This alginate has also been found to have the ability to bind to, and prevent fat-absorption
Powdered kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera). Also contains microcrystalline cellulose, pregelatinised potato starch, maize starch, soya polysaccharide and hydrogenated cottonseed oil. Each 250mg tablet provides 50 g of iodine
Directions for use Adults: 1 tablet 2 - 3 times daily before food. Do not take before retiring to bed., Children: This product is not recommended for children,Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients
If you suffer from thyroid dysfunction, seek medical advice before using this product
Do not use during pregnancy.