NOW Foods Thyroid Energy™ Description
Supports Healthy Metabolism & Thyroid Function
NOW® Thyroid Energy™ is a complete nutritional supplement for the support of a healthy thyroid gland. NOW has combined Iodine and Tyrosine, the two constituents necessary for the synthesis of thyroid secretions. The minerals Selenium, Zinc and Copper have been added as cofactors needed for normal thyroid function. In addition, NOW® Thyroid Energy™ has the Ayurvedic herbal extracts from Guggul and Ashwagandha to complement its nutritional support components.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin B6 (from Pyridoxine HCl)||2 mg||118%|
|Folate (400 mcg folic acid)||667 mcg DFE||167%|
|Vitamin B12 (as Methylcobalamin)||60 mcg||2,500%|
|Iodine (from Potassium Iodide)||225 mcg||150%|
|Zinc (from L-OptiZinc® - Zinc L-Methionine Complex)||25 mg||227%|
|Selenium (from L-Selenomethionine)||50 mcg||91%|
|Copper (from Copper Amino Acid Chelate)||1 mg||111%|
|L-Tyrosine (Free-Form)||1 g (1000 mg)||*|
|Guggul (Commiphora mukul) (Gum Resin)|
Standardized Extract (min. 2% Guggulsterones)
|Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) (Root)
Standardized Extract (min. 2.5% Withanolides)
For adults only. Not recommended for pregnant/nursing women. Consult physician if taking medication, or have a medical condition including known ulcer. May cause mild transient GI upset. Discontinue use if GI symptoms persist. Individuals with thyroid disorders or those taking warfarin, thyroid medications, L-dopa, SNRIs, MAO inhibitors, or other mood-altering medications should seek the advice of a physician before consuming this product.