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B-Complex with Metafolin L-5-MTHF
B-Complex with Metafolin by Douglas Laboratories, offers a comprehensive blend of B vitamins including pyridoxal-5-phosphate, riboflavin-5-phosphate and folate as 5-methyltetrahydrofolate (5-MTHF), the universally metabolized and biologically active form of folate designed to support cellular, cardiovascular, neurological and psychological health.
As co-enzymes, the B vitamins are essential components in most major metabolic reactions. They play an important role in energy production, including the metabolism of lipids, carbohydrates, and proteins. B vitamins are also important for blood cells, hormones, and nervous system function.
As water-soluble substances, B vitamins are not generally stored in the body in any appreciable amounts (with the exception of vitamin B-12). Therefore, the body needs an adequate supply of B vitamins on a daily basis.
Thiamin, riboflavin, and niacin are all essential coenzymes in energy production.
B-Complex with Metafolin may be useful for individuals who want to supplement with a complete array of B vitamins and related nutrients.
One vegetarian capsule contains:
Thiamine – 50 mg (Vitamin B-1, as thiamine HCL)
Riboflavin – 20 mg (Vitamin B-2, Riboflavin-5-Phosphate)
Niacin – 50 mg (Vitamin B-3, as Niacinamide)
Vitamin B-6 – 20 mg (as Pyridoxal-5 Phosphate)
Folate (as 5-MTHF, Metafolin®) – 400 mcg
Vitamin B-12 (as methylcobalamin) – 500 mcg
Biotin – 300 mcg
Pantothenic Acid – 50 mg (Vitamin B-5, as d-calcium pantothenate)
Adults take 1 B-Complex with Metafolin L-5-MTHF capsule, one to two times daily or as directed by one of our health coaches.
No adverse side effects have been reported.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.