Blooms Selenium Forte 150 mcg

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Blooms Selenium Forte 150 mcg

ARTG entry for

Medicine Listed


Phytologic Holdings Pty Ltd

Postal Address

PO Box 6193,Alexandria, NSW, 2015


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Colouring agents used in listed medicine for ingestion, other than those listed for export only under section 25 of the Act, shall be only those included in

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1. Blooms Selenium Forte 150 mcg

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date



This product contains selenium which is toxic in high doses. A daily dose of 150 micrograms for adults of selenium from dietary supplements should not

be exceeded.

Standard Indications

For mineral (may state the mineral) supplementation.

Aids, assists or helps in the maintenance of general well-being

May assist in the prevention of mineral [XX] deficiency when dietary intake is inadequate

Specific Indications

Selenium is an antioxidant and helps protect the cells in the body from oxidative damage/the effects of free radicals.

Selenium plays an important role in the body's antioxidant systems.

Helps protect cells and tissues from free radical damage.

Selenium is an important component of the antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase.

Selenium is a necessary component for the enzyme glutathione peroxidase.

Selenium is needed for testosterone synthesis.

Selenium is required for the health of the male reproductive system/for male reproductive health.

Selenium supports the health and function of the male reproductive system.

Maintains healthy immune function.

Healthy/normal selenium levels help support the health and function of the immune system

Selenium is essential for the enzymes that convert T4 to T3.

Selenium is necessary for the conversion of thyroid hormone T4 to T3. These hormones control a

range of normal biological and physiological processes in the body.

Selenium plays a role in the production of thyroid hormones, which are required for normal/healthy thyroid function.

Selenium supports normal/healthy thyroid function and thyroid hormone synthesis.

Helps maintain healthy heart function.

Helps maintain a normal/healthy cardiovascular system/heart.

Helps maintain healthy cardiovascular function.

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Pack Size

Poison Schedule


1. Formulation 1

Dosage Form

Capsule, hard

Route of Administration


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Active Ingredients


372.6 microgram

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