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Selenium and Sulfide Sensitivity

Discussion in 'Detox: Methylation; B12; Glutathione; Chelation' started by Peyt, Jun 29, 2016.

  1. Peyt

    Peyt Senior Member

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    Is there a form of Selenium that is recommended for people with Sulfide sensitivity?
    Thanks
     
  2. PeterPositive

    PeterPositive Senior Member

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    The most common form found in supplements is seleno-methionine. I am not sure there's many other alternatives besides maybe sodium selenite, that I have seen mentioned rarely.

    They should be safe, unless you're totally allergic to sulfur in which case methionine does contain sulfur, but I don't think it's possible to avoid it in the diet anyway, unless you stop eating proteins. The amount of methionine (and thus sulfur) in a supplement is usually small.
     
  3. Gondwanaland

    Gondwanaland Senior Member

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    I changed from Se-MET to Se-GLY last year, and am loving it. I get it from a local compounding pharmacy.
     
  4. Peyt

    Peyt Senior Member

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    What's Se-GLY?
    I found some Selenium Citrate. Wonder if that is less harmful for someone with Sulfide sensitivity.
     
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    Gondwanaland Senior Member

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    Selenium Glycine. I think it might be found as Selenium chelate, but usually the "chelate" is a mix of undesired organic salts such as aspartate/glutamate.
     
  6. caledonia

    caledonia

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    Brazil nuts.
     
  7. Hip

    Hip Senior Member

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    @Peyt I think your meant to say sulfite sensitivity.
     

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