As a dietary supplement company we are not allowed to make any claims regarding treatment or cure of a disease, regardless of supporting scientific research. We encourage you to be an informed consumer and do your own research. Alternatively, you can contact us directly and we may be able to assist you make the most appropiate product choice to meet your individual health requirements. Here is what we can say... Spirulina is a type of blue-green micro-algae that forms spiral filaments or chains that let to its descriptive name. This aquatic plant contains 65% protein in its dried state. Recommendation:Take 2 capsules twice daily, preferably with food. Do not exceed the recommended intake.