HerbaSanté is a Canadian family-owned, family-run business that was established in 1984 in Montreal, Canada. HerbaSanté strives to help Canadians improve their quality of life by treating and preventing various ailments naturally and holistically. HerbaSanté and Alterra by HerbaSanté deliver a range of top-tier, scientifically-based health and wellness products that are reliable and effective! Products are almost entirely manufactured in Canada and exceed good manufacturing practices. HerbaSanté products are sold in health food stores, holistic clinics, and pharmacies across Canada.
Iodine is an element that is found in various foods; the inclusion of Iodine in your diet is essential to produce thyroid hormone. If you do not have enough Iodine in your body, you cannot make enough thyroid hormone. Iodine is necessary for the proper function of the thyroid gland in the body and can help prevent conditions such as iodine deficiency and hyperthyroidism.
Alterra Io-Med is formulated with Potassium Iodide and Sodium Iodine. The combination provides additional Iodine to assist in normal bodily functions and supports the thyroid gland to produce adequate levels of thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) hormones.
Ingredients: Each capsule contains- 8 mg Potassium Iodide (32 mcg of Iodine), 4 mg Sodium Iodine (4 mcg of Iodine)
Non-medicinal ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable magnesium stearate
Recommended Dosage: Children and adults may take one capsule daily, or as instructed by a health care practitioner.
Warnings: The ingestion of iodine and potassium iodide has been known to cause acne-like skin lesions, headache in the frontal sinus, unpleasant brassy taste, increased salivation, and excessive sneezing. If you experience the listed symptoms or any other unusual symptoms, discontinue use and contact your health care provider. It is recommended to discuss anti-radiation treatment concerns with your health care provider.