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Now Foods, Methyl B-12, 1000 mcg, 100 Lozenges
By Now Foods113 Reviews
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0.12 lbs (0.05 kg)
- Product Code: NOW-00495
- UPC Code: 733739004956
- Package Quantity: 100 Lozenges
- Dimensions: 3.5 x 1.9 x 1.9 in, 0.1 lbs (0.05 kg)
Combo Discount: -$12.00
- Supports Cognitive Function
- GMP Quality Assured
- A Dietary Supplement
- Vegetarian Formula
Vitamin B-12 is a water soluble vitamin necessary for the maintenance of a healthy nervous system and for the metabolic utilization of fats and proteins. Vitamin B-12 is also essential for the synthesis of DNA during cell division and therefore is especially important for rapidly multiplying cells, such as blood cells. In addition, adequate intake of vitamin B-12, along with folic acid and vitamin B-6, encourages healthy serum homocysteine levels, thereby supporting cardiovascular health. Because vitamin B-12 is found predominantly in animal products, strict vegetarians are at risk of developing vitamin B-12 deficiency and may benefit from supplementation.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 lozenge 1 to 2 times daily. Chew lozenge or hold in mouth until dissolved and swallow. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW B-Complex, Folic Acid, B-6 and TMG.
Fructose, sorbitol, cellulose, stearic acid (vegetable source), citric acid, natural flavors and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Contains no salt, yeast, wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg or shellfish.
Do not eat freshness packet. Keep in bottle.
Store in a cool, dry place.
|Serving Size: 1 Lozenge|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin B-12 (as Methylcobalamin)||1.0 mg (1,000 mcg)||16,667%|
iHerb Customer Reviews
This stuff serves it function. The only criticism is that it contains fructose and sorbitol. Stevia would be a better sweetener. Still, as far as I know the Now methyl B12 is more natural than the other methyl B12 on offer. Not to mention that Now Foods is a GMP certified company with a reputation for not cutting corners. Keep the lid on tight though, as this product is notorious for absorbing moisture.
This is an excellent product but difficult to find on iHerb, (must search under methylcobalamin.) Dissolves well under tongue for quick absorption. Considered most bioavailable form of B12. I have read that B12 and folic acid help regulate sleep patterns. I have known people who have found B12 helpful for migraines.