Spirulina normalizes metabolism, regulates weight, restores intestinal microflora, improves the functioning of the liver, intestines, heart, has hypoallergenic properties, normalizes blood sugar, lowers cholesterol, increases hemoglobin, increases the stability of the nervous system, improves vision, and promotes the harmonious development of children.
Composition and form of release
Spirulina is made in tablets. The active ingredient is spirulina.
Spirulina contains more than fifty vitamin, protein and mineral substances, as well as all amino acids necessary for the human body. The drug regulates digestion processes, enhances energy processes and reduces tissue oxygen demand. Spirulina is very often used as an auxiliary drug in the treatment of diseases of the digestive system, the drug helps to normalize the intestinal microflora and relieves inflammation. In addition, it has a positive effect on the thyroid gland and has a pronounced immunostimulating effect. Its reception is indicated for mineral, protein and vitamin deficiencies.
Spirulina is used in complex therapy:
- diseases of the gastrointestinal tract (gastritis, dysbacteriosis, stomach and duodenal ulcers);
- diseases of the thyroid gland;
- atherosclerosis, ischemic heart disease, heart failure.
In addition, Spirulina is used as an immunomodulatory and adjuvant in the treatment of oncological diseases.
Spirulina has no contraindications and can be used to treat patients with various diseases. In pediatric practice, the use of the drug is possible in the treatment of children over 3 years old. Spirulina can be used as part of a complex treatment with other medications.
Taking Spirulina does not affect concentration, which makes it possible to use the drug in the therapy of patients driving potentially dangerous machinery and vehicles.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
The decision on the need to use Spirulina in the therapy of pregnant women and women at the lactation stage is made by the doctor individually for each patient, taking into account the potential benefits and harms.
Method of administration and dosage
Spirulina tablets are intended for oral administration. The drug is recommended to be taken thirty minutes before meals. Children from 3 to 12 years old are prescribed 1 tablet twice a day. Children who have turned 12 years old, as well as adults, should take Spirulina tablets 1 three times a day, for the treatment of thyroid diseases – 2 three times a day. The duration of treatment in each specific case is determined by the doctor individually, based on the severity of the symptoms and the severity of the disease.
Until today, there have been no officially registered cases of Spirulina overdose.
No clinically significant side effects have been reported with Spirulina.
Storage conditions and periods
Spirulina should be stored in a dry, dark place at room temperature. The shelf life is 3 years. Remember that taking expired medicines is dangerous for your health.