Biotics B12 2000 provides 2000 mcg of B12. But also contains Folic acid and B6 . Homocysteine is a compound known to irritate blood vessels and to cause plaque formation and cardiovascular disease . A deficiency in any of these 3 vitamins can cause homocysteine to elevate.
B12 is important for nervous system health. A deficiency can cause pernicious anemia. Vegans or vegetarians are in need of this vitamin. But is has been found that more meat eaters are also suffering from B12 deficiency.
Folic Acid is mainly found in vegetables and is very important for the prevention of neural tube defects in children. So it is very important for the mother to have enough folic acid in the diet.
B6 is important for protein metabolism, immune system function, carpal tunnel, and the formation of neurotransmitters in the brain.
All three vitamins combined make a great supplement for cardiovascular and central nervous system.
Dosage: 1 a day
Ingredients: B12 2000 mcg, folic acid 800 mcg, B6 20 mgs.
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