Vit D, seaweed and sarcoidosis

by phoebe
(uk)

Supplementing with vit D is contraindicated for those with sarcoidosis - seaweed contains vit D. Does this mean it shouldn't be taken by those with sarcoidosis?

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May 02, 2010
Re: Vit D in seaweed
by: Mica

I am not familiar with sarcoidosis but checked out Vitamin D in seaweed for you. Not all types of seaweed contain Vitamin D...

SeaweedVit D
Giant kelp
macrocystis integrefolia
No
Kombu
L. saccharina
Yes
Wakame
Undaria pinnatifida
No
Arame
Eisenia arborea
No
Hijiki
Sargassum fusiforme
No
Sea Palm
Postelsia palmaeformis
No
Bladderwrack
Fucus vesiculosus
No
Irish moss
Chrondus crispus
No
Dulse
Palmaria palmate
Yes
Nori
Porphyra tenera
No
Sea lettuce
Ulva lactuca
No



Source: Seaweed - Nature's Secret to balancing Your metabolism, Fighting Disease, and Revitalizing Body & Soul by Valerie Gennari Cooksley, RN

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