Origin: Capsule, tablet, powder and extract derived from the green algae Chlorella
Also Known As:
Cracked cell wall chlorella
Freshwater green algae
Overview: Broken cell wall chlorella is a type of algae that grow in fresh water and is used to make nutritional supplements and medicine. Chlorella is used for preventing cancer, reducing radiation treatment side effects, stimulating the immune system, improving response to flu vaccine, increasing white blood cell counts, preventing colds, protecting the body against toxic metals such as lead and mercury, and slowing the aging process. Chlorella can also treat constipation, bad breath, hypertension, reduce cholesterol, increase energy and detoxify the body.
Common Dosage: 2 to 3 grams daily