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Dietician 5:

Ordinary table salt is about 40% sodium. The rest is chlorine, with a trace of iodine

The regular daily allowance for sodium is about 2400 mg, or 2.4 grams. When a doctor prescribes a low sodium diet, it is often limited to 1 gram or less of sodium.

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