Iodoral is a type of supplement over the counter with high potency composition containing iodine and potassium. The manufacturers claim that taking the recommended daily amount of iodine can reduce a woman’s chance of developing breast cancer. Further claims include that iodine can help regulate the function of the thyroid gland. Abnormal thyroid levels can cause the development of symptoms such as fatigue and weight gain. Talk to your doctor about whether it is appropriate to take Iodoral as a daily supplement.
Buy Iodoral. You can find it at many retail and online nutritional health food stores. The Natural Healthy Concepts website sells 30-day supply of Iodoral.
Use an iodine saturation test to determine whether you have an iodine deficiency. Many retailers will offer a mail in coupon with your Iodoral purchase for a free test kit. To measure the amount of sampling urine with a dipstick. Use the chart on the test kit to determine if you fall into a normal range. If you have a deficiency, then you will consider using grants.
Take two tablets in the morning. The Iodoral have a little brassy taste, so it may be wise to take it with a small meal.
Repeat the two tablet dose of four to six hours later. You can take it with a light lunch as well to curb the slightly unpleasant taste.
Continue taking two Iodoral tablets twice a day with four to six hours between doses for a month. After one month, retest with iodine saturation test. You should see an improvement in the levels. The manufacturer recommends that you take a maintenance dose of one tablet every day for a month.
Tips and Warnings
Remember to talk with your doctor if you have any health conditions that may be affected by Iodoral. These include thyroid disease, heart disease and cancer.