HealthForce Superfoods, Spirulina Manna, 16 oz (453.5 g)
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Spirulina Manna™" (Arthrospira platensis) is a spiral shaped blue-green microalga that is known for its incredible, broad-spectrum nutritional content. Spirulina is considered one of the world's first superfoods. A staple food source for the Aztecs and other Mesoamericans who harvested wild spirulina from Lake Texcoco in central Mexico, wild spirulina is still harvested today from Lake Chad in west-central Africa. Wild blue-green algae thrive in lakes and inland bodies of water that are warm and alkaline. Spirulina contains 55-70% protein content by dry weight - which translates to 2 grams of protein per teaspoon - and it is also a source of beta-carotene, various minerals, and gamma linolenic acid, an essential fatty acid. Spirulina naturally contains varying levels of phycocyanin, a pigment-protein complex with antioxidant properties that is found only in blue-green algae.
Spirulina Manna is grown (cultivated) outdoors in the remote Sonoran Desert of Southern California under highly-controlled conditions and is regularly lab tested for heavy metals and microbial toxins to ensure highest levels of purity.
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1 teaspoon per day, either all at once or divided. Spirulina is a food. It can be eaten directly or added to foods.
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|Serving Size: 1 teaspoon (2.4 g)|
|Servings Per Container: About 189|
|Amount Per Serving||%Daily Value|
|Total Fat||0 g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrate||0 g||0%|
|Vitamin A (Beta-carotene)||90 mcg||10%|
|Vitamin C||4 mg||4%|
|Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber, total sugars, added sugars, vitamin D, calcium and potassium.|