• Cellular growth & differentiation
Serving Size: 1 Capsule... %DV
Selenium (as Selenomethionine)... 55 mcg... 79%
What Is It?
SeMet is selenomethionine, a natural form of selenium that is estimated to make up about half of the selenium obtained from dietary sources. It is the main form in which the body stores selenium, and is easily used by the body and has been shown to have a bioavailability at least 1.5-2 times higher than inorganic forms of selenium.
What Does It Do?
Primary Uses: Research has linked selenium-rich soil with lower cancer rates, and selenium is thought to help control the formation of abnormal cells. But not all forms of selenium are equal. SeMet is less toxic and more potent than other forms of selenium. Selenium's protective potential is linked to its formation of methylselenol. Selenomethionine is directly and easily converted into this important metabolite.
Secondary Uses: Selenium is necessary for immune function, supporting the formation of the enzyme glutathione peroxidase, a powerful antioxidant, and boosting immune cell activity.
Who Should Take It?
Selenium is an important trace mineral, especially where soil levels of selenium are depleted, and can provide support for those concerned with healthy cellular growth and good immune function.
Take 1 capsule daily with a meal, or as directed by a qualified health care practitioner.
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