What is spirulina?

What is spirulina?

 

Spiralyne premium quality spirulina (arthrospira platensis) is a pure, natural superfood; due to the diversity and concentration of nutrients it contains.

It is a nutritious uni-cellular blue-green microalga that contains many vitamins, minerals, all the essential amino acids and powerful antioxidants. Spiralyne spirulina tablets can help your body achieve and maintain optimum health and wellbeing.

Spiralyne spirulina artists impression

Spiralyne spirulina tablets are extremely nutritious and are the most nutritious, concentrated natural wholefood (gram per gram).

Spiralyne spirulina tablets’ constitution is over 50% protein, containing all essential amino acids.

Spirulina has no hard cell wall (no cellulose), which means it can be digested easily – it can nourish individual cells and is highly assimilated.

Spiralyne spirulina superfood has a very high phytonutrient content; it is 31 times more potent than blueberries in comparison and 60 times more potent than spinach.

Nutrient profile of Spiralyne spirulina tablets compared to other foods:.

290% more calcium than whole milk

830% more protein than tofu

4500% more beta carotene than carrots

8000% more iron than spinach1

(Based on a typical analysis of Spiralyne spirulina (arthrospira platensis) and the above foods).

There is more antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity in 3 g of SPIRALYNE than in five servings of fruits and vegetables2

Spirulina is the best whole food source of Gamma linolenic acid (GLA) – an important fatty acid; it is rich in vitamins, minerals, trace elements, chlorophyll and enzymes; and it is abundant in other nutrients such as; carotenoids, sulfolipids, glycolipids, phycocyanin, superoxide dismutase, RNA and DNA.

 

 


1 www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
2 Moorhead K, Capelli B, Cysewski G (2005), Nature’s Superfood: Spirulina ISBN #0-9637511-3-1