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Spirulina powder (Arthrospira platensis), organic

84p per 10g
Arthrospira platensis, organically grown in China

Why We Stock It

Its a superfood and we know you love it!

And sometimes need it

Where

Organically grown in China

Who

Sourced via Organic herb trading

How To Use It

A tea spoon of powder is smoothies, water or juice.  Be warned: Not everyone like the taste!

Health Benefits

  • Immune booster
  • Spirulina is a fantastic source of antioxidants, which can protect against oxidative damage. Its main active component is called phycocyanin. This antioxidant substance also gives spirulina its unique blue-green color
  • It can lower total cholesterol, “bad” LDL cholesterol and triglycerides, while raising “good” HDL cholesterol.
  • Spirulina’s effects on oral cancer — or cancer of the mouth — have been particularly well studied
  • May reduce blood pressure
  • Improves Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis
  • Usefull for anemia– In a study in 40 older people with a history of anemia, spirulina supplements increased the hemoglobin content of red blood cells and improved immune function
  • Improve Muscle Strength and Endurance

Ingredients/Materials

A single tablespoon (7 grams) of dried spirulina powder contains (2Trusted Source):

  • Protein: 4 grams
  • Vitamin B1 (thiamine): 11% of the RDA
  • Vitamin B2 (riboflavin): 15% of the RDA
  • Vitamin B3 (niacin): 4% of the RDA
  • Copper: 21% of the RDA
  • Iron: 11% of the RDA
  • It also contains decent amounts of magnesium,
    potassium and manganese and small amounts of almost every other nutrient that
    you need.