Ingredient Database:
calcium iodate

Best available AAFCO definition: "Calcium iodate" is a calcium salt of iodobehenic acid generally expressed as CA(C21H42ICO2)2 and the monohydrate form.

Simple Definition: An iodine supplement.

Iodine is an essential mineral. Its only funtion in the body is for making thyroid hormones, which in turn regulate metabolism and oxygen consumption.

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Supplement: This was added to ensure your pet doesn't face any vitamin, mineral, or other nutrient deficiencies.

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