ingredient information
Sodium Selenite
Sodium Selenite - Selenious acid & disodium salt. It is widely used to supply the trace element selenium. Selenium is a component of an enzyme with antioxidant properties. Like vitamin E, it prevents oxidation of polyunsaturated fatty acids. May free vitamin E for other tasks. Found in Meats, Seafoods, Kidney, and Liver. Cereals and grains can also be good sources, but the level varies depending on the amount of selenium in the soil they were grown in. Source: Harvard Medical School - Health Publications Group, Vitamins and Minerals