Essential Ingredients

Learn About Ritual’s Form of Iodine from Dr. Luke Bucci, VP of R&D

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Essential Takeaways

  • Your Iodine needs increase by almost 50% when you’re pregnant to fuel your own metabolism and your baby’s rapid growth
  • Vegan-friendly potassium iodide is the same form found in seafood, milk, and eggs
  • USP grade means it has passed third party purity tests and is approved for use in both food and supplements.

"We prefer potassium iodide over other forms of Iodine because it’s pure, it’s easy for your body to absorb, and it plays nice with other ingredients inside our capsule."

United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)

The United States Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) is a nonprofit that sets standards for the purity and quality of ingredients. In order to receive USP certification, an ingredient must pass rigorous purity tests and meet manufacturing requirements