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Doctor insights on: Consumption Iodine Supplements Make Persons Metabolism

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Does the consumption of iodine supplements make a person's metabolism faster?

Does the consumption of iodine supplements make a person's metabolism faster?

Perhaps: Iodnie is the center of the thyroid molecule. If you are iodine deficient to the point it has affected your thyroid and then resolving that deficiency by improving thyroid function may appear as faster metabolism.....Which is now back to normal. ...Read more

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Dr. Randy Baker
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A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more


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For hyperthroid, can I take supplements which had contain 66ug's iodine?

For hyperthroid, can I take supplements which had contain 66ug's iodine?

Iodine and thyroid: The totala recommended amount of iodine in the diet is 150 ug daily. If the diet supplement contains only a total of 66 mg daily, it should be safe. Of note, if your still have high thyroid levels, the ingredients of an over-the -counter diet aid may cause you to feel shakey and have a high heart rate. I would not use until your thyroid levels are normal. ...Read more

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What are some supplements to maintain a fast metabolism?

What are some supplements to maintain a fast metabolism?

Spices help a lot!: Hot spices, like curry, tabasco, hot peppers, garlic, ginger are really the best. Any supplements are simply fillers with various levels of these spices. Green tea and coffee may help. ...Read more

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Is there a iodine supplement that i can take over the counter?

Many: Available at most any nutrition store. Even: http://www.Amazon.Com/iodine-supplement-sea-kelp-tablets/dp/b0044z4jm2 believe it or not. :). ...Read more

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Is 650 mcg of iodine too much to supplement with and could it cause enlarged thyroid?

Is 650 mcg of iodine too much to supplement with and could it cause enlarged thyroid?

IodineSupplement: Chronic use of Iodine supplement can cause Hypothyroidism,thyrotoxicosis,and higher risk of thyroid cancer.Can cause thyroid enlargement rarely Can irritate stomach.Can cause fever,rapid heart beat and Congstive Heart Failure Most adults need 200 microgram of Iodine every day and 1 Teaspoonful of iodised salt contains 400micrograms of Iodine ...Read more

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Can you recommend me supplements that boost fat metabolism for fatty non-alcoholic liver?

Can you recommend me supplements that boost fat metabolism for fatty non-alcoholic liver?

Diet: Diet rich in vegetables, low glycemic fruits and exercise will help to reverse this condition. You may want to take advantage of a number of programs offered by Bariatricians in your community. Contact the American Society of Bariatric Physicians for doctors close to you. ...Read more

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I have a walmart brand natural supplement for metabolism support that just expired 06/2013. Is it safe to take?

I have a walmart brand natural supplement for metabolism support that just expired 06/2013. Is it safe to take?

Probably: Expiration dates on both drugs and supplements tend to be rather arbitrary and most of these are probably still safe to take a year or longer past the expiration date. Over time they may lose some of their potency but it is unlikely taking them would do any harm. A supplement just a few months past expiration is likely perfectly fine. ...Read more

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