Solgar, Sublingual Methylcobalamin (Vitamin B12), 1000 mcg, 60 Nuggets
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0.42 lbs (0.19 kg)
- Product Code: SOL-01951
- UPC Code: 033984019515
- Package Quantity: 60 Nuggets
- Dimensions: 3.4 x 1.9 x 1.9 in, 0.25 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Since 1947
- Active Coenzyme form of B12
- Suitable for Vegetarians
- Kosher Parve
- Dietary Supplement
Methylcobalamin is the active, coenzyme from of Vitamin B12. While the body can readily absorb Vitamin B12 as cobalamin, it must further convert it to a coenzyme form, methylcobalamin, to become metabolically active. In this form, it is bioidentical to the predominant and active form found in the body. The "body-ready" Vitamin B12 in this formula is offered in a convenient nugget dosage from which is also suitable for vegetarian.
As a dietary supplement, for adults, take one (1) nugget daily, preferably at mealtime, or as directed by a healthcare practitioner; to be placed between the cheek and gum, under the tongue (sublingually) or chewed.
Mannitol†, silica, vegetable stearic acid, vegetable magnesium stearate, vegetable cellulose, natural cherry flavor.
†Provides a dietarily insignificant amount of sugar alcohol.
Free of: Gluten, wheat, dairy, soy, yeast, sugar, sodium, artificial flavor, preservatives and colors.
Solgar's KOF-K certification # K-1250
If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medication or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking any dietary supplement. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place. Do not use if outer bottle seal is missing, torn or damaged in any-way.
|Serving Size: 1 Nugget|
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Vitamin B12 (as methylcobalamin)||1000 mcg||16667%|
|DV = Daily Value|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Wow, this is really hard to find on iherb search! It doesn't even appear for me on a Solgar B12 search, it took me 5 tries for it to pop up. Having said this, this vitamin works very well to calm my mind and lift the fatigue, when I take it with 2 other individual B's for the homocysteine lowering benefits. Yesterday, it gave me plenty of energy, today I am sluggish and this just took the edge off of that a bit. Works better than Jarrow's B12, I bought this because of the reviews there so I switched to this. I like that it's only 1000 mcg and not 5000, so there's less risk of toxicity and I much prefer to take a pill several times a day to replenish rather than to overload my system which is then going to get rid of excess and that is a useless waste, possibly even after giving me some side effects; that's why I prefer lower potency remedies with repeated doses, to me that's basic common sense regardless of what 'experts' claim. The opposite might work for someone else and that's fine too, that's why they make all kind for all of us to find our best one. This might be mine, or I might be so depleted that I do need higher potency several times a day. A dr. did put me on B12 shots but back then I didn't know about the cyanide toxcity of cyanocobalamin (more info provided by Mike Adams) and questionable additives in injections.
I was introduced to Solgar Methylcobalamin in a healthfood shop in London. The very knowledgeable naturopath working in the vitamin and supplement section explained how methylcobalamin was the most efficient/available form of supplementary B12 for the human body. He was right. Since taking it I have not needed an injection. Australia no longer stocks it so a Google search introduced me to iHerb.com who stocked the product at a very reasonable price and shipped it from the US to Australia at a very competitive rate. Thank you.