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Douglas Laboratories - Hypo-Selenium - 90 Tablets

Douglas Laboratories - Hypo-Selenium - 90 Tablets
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200 mcg of bioavailable selenium*
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Douglas Laboratories - Hypo-Selenium

200 mcg of Bioavailable Selenium

No Artificial Coloring or Flavoring - 90 Tablets

Douglas Laboratories Hypo-Selenium contains 200 mcg of bioavailable selenium per each tablet.

Hypo-Selenium FUNCTIONS

Selenium is a nutritionally essential trace element for humans and animals. The National Research Council's Recommended Dietary Allowance for selenium in adults ranges from 55 to 75 mcg per day depending on age and gender.

Selenium is a cofactor to about 10 selenoproteins in the body; the most important of these appears to be glutathione peroxidase (GPX). GPX uses glutathione to reduce hydrogen peroxide and thus protect cells and plasma against free radical injury. GPX activity depends on an adequate supply of dietary selenium. Recently, selenium as selenocysteine has been identified in the active center of type 1 and 3 iodothyronine deiodinases, two important enzymes regulating the formation and degradation of the active thyroid hormone, triiodothyronine (T3). Another important selenoprotein appears to be selenoprotein P, but its functions remain unclear. Selenium and vitamin E appear to have synergistic effects, since some signs of vitamin E deficiency in animals can be alleviated by dietary selenium.

Dietary selenium is generally well absorbed and utilized in the body. The richest food sources of selenium are seafood and organ meats, followed by muscle meats, cereals and grains, and dairy products. Fruits and vegetables are typically low in selenium, and low selenium status has been reported in vegetarians.


Hypo-Selenium may be a useful dietary adjunct for individuals wishing to supplement with this important trace mineral.

SIDE EFFECTS: No adverse side effects have been reported.

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Additional Information
SKU DouglasLabs-7449-90X-4490

Directions: As a dietary supplement, adults take 1 tablet daily or as directed by your healthcare professional.

Storage: Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.

Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 1 Tablet
Servings per Container: 90
Amount Per Serving %DV
Selenium (Krebs†/chelate, yeast free, organically bound in kelp) 200 mcg 286%
*Daily Value not established

Other Ingredients: Cellulose, vegetable stearate and silica.
†Krebs = Citrate, Fumarate, Malate, Glutarate, and Succinate complex

No yeast, wheat gluten, soy protein, milk/dairy, corn, sodium, sugar, starch, artificial coloring, preservatives or flavoring.
UPC Code 310539974490