Manufacturer: Life Extension
Selenium is an important antioxidant
- An essential cofactor of glutathione peroxidase
- High doses of vitamin C (over one gram) may enhance the absorption of selenium
- Is best taken in conjunction with antioxidant supplements, such as vitamins C or E
- Se-Methyl L-Selenocysteine is an organoselenium compound and also more bioabsorbable than other forms
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200 mcg, 90 vegetarian capsules
Item Catalog Number: 01879
Se-Methyl L-Selenocysteine (SeMC) is a naturally occurring seleno-amino acid that is synthesized by plants such as garlic and broccoli.9-12 SeMC is an organoselenium compound and also more bioabsorbable than other forms. Unlike selenomethionine which is indiscriminately incorporated into proteins in place of methionine, SeMC is selectively incorporated into seleno-containing enzymes, i.e. selenoproteins, such as glutathione peroxidase.13
Serving Size 1 vegetarian capsule
|Amount Per Serving|
|Selenium (as Se-Methyl L-Selenocysteine)||200 mcg|
|Other ingredients: rice flour, vegetable cellulose (capsule), ascorbyl palmitate, silica.|
Dosage and Use
Take one (1) capsule daily, with food, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.
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