Iodoral 6.25 mg 90 tabs by Optimox is a high potency Iodine/Potassium Iodide supplement provided in tablet form, compared to a liquid. Iodine primary function is as an essential element in producing thyroid hormones from the thyroid gland, although it is needed for normal function of other organs.
Taking one 6.25 mg serving of Iodoral is a type of Lugolas solution, delivered in tablet form. Lugolas was used extensively and effectively in the 1900s for both lowered and elevated activity of the thyroid gland. The basis and optimal formulation of this elemental supplement comes from the people of mainland Japan. People located there consumed an average of 13.8 mg per day and determined to be one of the healthiest people on earth. (Abraham, G.E., Flechas, J.D., Hakala, J.C., The Original Internist, 9:30-41, 2002)
Some benefits of Iodoral 6.25 mg 90 tabs by Optimox may include:
- Promoting thyroid health
- Managing over or underactive thyroid activity
- Reduced risk for some goiters
- Improved cognitive function