- MFG # IT6
- UPC # 766298003832
- Potassium Iodide—a pure form of iodine that’s easily absorbed to promote the production of thyroid hormones.
- Free-form L-tyrosine—an amino acid that is essential in protein formation and metabolism.
One of the most important glands inside your body is your thyroid gland. It’s located in the lower part of your neck‚ and functions as the main producer of your thyroid hormones. Thyroid hormones are chemical messengers that play a role in energy production‚ regulating body temperature‚ and supporting vital organs.
Iodine and tyrosine are important minerals that your body needs in order to keep your thyroid gland healthy‚ by aiding in the production and release of thyroid hormones. The former is an essential element that may support the formation of nerves‚ bones‚ teeth‚ hair‚ and skin tissues. Tyrosine‚ meanwhile‚ is an essential amino acid that forms proteins while being essential to your metabolism.
Without iodine and tyrosine‚ you could suffer from thyroid hormone deficiency. This could lead to diseases that affect your thyroid gland‚ such as goiter‚ which is commonly seen as cystic swelling in the lower part of the neck. Furthermore‚ if you’re pregnant‚ iodine deficiency may negatively impact the growth of your baby. The World Health Organization (WHO) has estimated that about 40% of the world’s population is at risk of developing iodine and tyrosine deficiencies‚ though this is relatively rare in the developed world. Your doctor may suspect deficiencies if you’re showing changes in the skin‚ low body temperature‚ muscular deterioration‚ fatigue‚ and neck swelling. A blood test is often required to confirm a diagnosis of thyroid hormone deficiency.
Iodine and Tyrosine by Pure Encapsulations is a supplement that includes safe and natural ingredients that may help people people suffering from a lack of tyrosine and iodine. They’re made to provide benefits similar to food sources. Each vegetable capsule has two active ingredients:
This 60-capsule bottle of Pure Encapsulations’ Iodine and Tyrosine should last you for about one to two months‚ depending on your dosage.
Pure Encapsulations seeks to formulate and manufacture high-quality‚ hypo-allergenic dietary supplements. Quality control during the formulation and manufacturing process is paramount. All Pure Encapsulations products are made with the most bioavailable ingredients possible.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Each vegetable capsule contains:
Iodine (potassium iodide)............................................................ 225 mcg
L-tyrosine (free-form)..................................................................... 500 mg
Pure Encapsulations recommends 2 capsules daily‚ in divided doses‚ with meals.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating‚ consult your physician before taking this product. Taking iodine in amounts greater than 1‚100 mcg per day should be monitored by a healthcare professional. Sensitivity reactions to iodine include
angioedema‚ fever‚ joint pain‚ lymph node enlargement‚ eosinophilia‚ rash or thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura. Pure Encapsulation iodine supplements are not designed nor recommended as support against radioactive
fallout. Consult your physician for more information.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
Iodine may be contra-indicated with thyroid medications. Individuals may require thyroid hormone monitoring. Consult your physician for more information.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Allergen Free
- Artificial Additive Free
- Environmental Contaminants Free
- No Added Excipients
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Overall Rating for Iodine and Tyrosine - 60 Capsules
Great for thyroid support
I've used Iodine and Tyrosine by Pure Encapsulations for about a year to help support my thyroid as I have a tendency towards being hypoactive (under active). It seems to really help keep my energy up and metabolism working well.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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