Natural Medicine and Homeopathy Shop
Brookvale, Sydney, NSW (02) 99059415
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Algotene : Natural beta-carotene 180 vegie caps
Algotene is one of the richest natural sources of dietary carotenoid antioxidants that contains a comprehensive spectrum of important daily nutrients.
Algotene is the world's first natural medicine multi-nutrient made from pure Dunaliella edible marine phyto-plankton rich in vitamins, minerals, amino acids (proteins), essential fatty acids (EFA's), carbohydrates, polysaccharides and chlorophyll. Taken daily, Algotene helps support: a healthy immune system, healthy skin and eyes, UV protection, natural detoxification, healthy aging, helps protect against cellular damage and sunlight induced free radical damage.
Each capsule contains: 500mg Dunaliella salina pure whole dried marine phytoplankton (microalgae)
Dosage: Adults 2-3 capsules daily; children 1-2 capsules daily or as advised by your healthcare professional. For children under 2 years seek medical advice. Use only as directed.
Pack size: 60 (vegetable) capsules $28.90 Large size 180 (vegetable) capsules $69
Hypoallergenic, easily absorbed, vegan friendly formula, whole dried, Australian, certified organically grown
Nature’s richest known source of dietary beta-carotene – each Algotene 500mg capsule can supply more beta carotene than 150g of carrots.
What is Dunaliella? Dunaliela is adapted to life in highly concentrated salt water – it is one of the most salt tolerant life forms known. Dunaliella salina is a single-celled green algae that lives in coastal waters, brine rock pools and salt water lakes.
Pure organically farmed: Algotene is farmed in a remote part of Western Australia. It is grown in clean Australian ocean waters collected from natural tidal catchment ponds, and use pure sunlight as an energy source. No herbicides or pesticides are used. The algae are harvested and dried mechanically without the use of chemicals or solvents.
Ancient healthcare: Algae is a nutrient-dense natural food that has been used for thousands of years by the Aztecs and South Pacific islanders. Examples of popular edible algae used around the world include Spirulina and Chlorella. Dunaliella salina, offers a number of distinctive benefits over these.
Benefits of Dunaliella Vs Spirulina and Chlorella: Dunaliella is arguably the most nutrient dense food source known. On a gram per gram basis, Dunaliella can contain more than twice the chlorophyll of Spirulina, 8 times the mineral content and 6,000 times the antioxidant content.
Dunaliella salina: Soft wall microalgae, Easy breakdown maximising nutrient absorption, Grown in a nutrient rich marine (brine) environment, Mineral rich, Carotenoid rich, Powerful antioxidant carotenoids
Spirulina and Chlorella: Fibrous or hard wall microalgae, Difficult breakdown limiting nutrient absorption, Grown in a nutrient poor freshwater environment, Contains much lower levels of minerals, Contains much lower levels of carotenoids
Algotene contains a mixture of natural carotenoids including beta-carotene, alpha-carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin and cryptoxanthin. Carotenoids are pigments responsible for the red, orange, yellow and green colours of fruit and vegetables. They may help to protect against free radical cell damage responsible for premature ageing, cataracts, cardiovascular disease and other chronic diseases.
Hypoallergenic formula: This product contains no wheat, yeast, soy, alfalfa, milk or corn allergens, gelatin, gluten, wax, artificial colours, flavours or preservatives. No added salt or sugars. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist seek the advice of a healthcare professional.