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|2016 ||Gastrointestinal Side-Effects of Chlorella (02/21/2016)|
Gastrointestinal Side-Effects of Chlorella
In response to a CL Answer about Spirulina
, CL members have reported vomiting after using another algae-based supplement, Chlorella
– a common ingredient in "greens" powders and drinks. We then reviewed clinical studies of Chlorella
and found high rates of other gastrointestinal side-effects. For details see the "Concerns and Cautions" section of the Greens and Whole Foods Powders and Pills Review >>
|2014 ||Chlorella Lowers Cholesterol and Triglycerides (07/09/2014)|
Chlorella Lowers Cholesterol and Triglycerides
A daily dose of chlorella (an ingredient included in some "greens" and whole foods supplements) significantly reduced total cholesterol, "bad" VLDL cholesterol, and triglyceride levels in men and women with mildly elevated cholesterol. Get the details, including the dosage used, plus our tests and comparisons of supplements containing chlorella and other "greens" in the updated Greens and Whole Foods Powders and Pills >>
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