Spirulina is usually the biomass of cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) that is consumed by humans ad other animals. Generally belonging to genus Arthrospira .
Spirulina as a source of nutrition has been consumed from a long time however it has been established as a “wonderful source of food” or a superfood in 1967 by the International Association of Applied Microbiology.
SIM Organics SuperFoods Spirulina Powder contains contains 5% water, 24% carbohydrates, 8% fat, and about 60% (51–71%) protein
Spirulina is called a complete source of protein because it contains all the essential amino acids that a human body would need.
100gm of Dried Spirulina contains the following amino acids
|Aspartic acid||5.793 g|
|Glutamic acid||8.386 g|
Spirulina also contains high amounts of minerals
Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Phosphorous, Potassium, Sodium and Zinc. The amount of calcium and iron are more than that compared to animal sources.
Has Very High Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity – making it best for many medical conditions.
How To Consume
You can mix with water and consume directly or in combination with smoothies and other raw drinks
Quantity – 50 gms