About Vitamin B-12
Vitamin B12 belongs to the B-vitamin family. B vitamins are made up of several vitamins working together including, vitamin B-12. Just like any other family, each member of the B-complex family performs a unique role in maintaining proper metabolic functioning and is essential for health and well-being.**
Why Take B-12
Vitamin B-12 is an essential vitamin that helps maintain cellular energy levels by converting food into energy.** It’s also a principal factor for the normal formation and regeneration of red blood cells.** Red blood cells help deliver oxygen throughout the body.
It’s important to regularly consume adequate amounts of water-soluble B vitamins, such as vitamin B-12. Vitamin B-12 is a complex B vitamin in that its digestion, absorption, and storage is dependent on various factors. Along with all other B vitamins, B-12 should be consumed on a daily basis for regular replenishment.
Who Benefits Most from B12
• Vegetarians and vegans – Vitamin B-12 is naturally found in animal products, but is not found in plant foods in any significant amounts making supplementation especially important for vegetarians and vegans.
• Those with digestion concerns related to B-12 – Because of the complicated process involved in digestion and absorption of dietary vitamin B-12, supplementation may be important for those with digestive concerns that may lead to B-12 malabsorption.
• Older adults – Because digestion and absorption of vitamin B-12 can become less efficient with age, it’s recommended that adults ages 50 and older to get B-12 from fortified food or supplements.
Premium, Organic Ingredients
As part of our first fully organic line, Puritan’s Pride offers 1,000 mcg of vitamin B-12, providing energy metabolism for the whole body, everybody can use.**
About Puritan’s Pride
For more than 40 years, Puritan's Pride has helped families achieve a lifestyle of wellness. Our vitamins and supplements are made with care from the highest quality ingredients. They are tested or inspected as many as 15 times throughout the manufacturing process. That's why you can shop with confidence. We take pride in our products and helping customers feel their best.
|Serving Size 1 Tablet|
|Amount Per Serving|
|Vitamin B-12||1,000 mcg 41,667%|
†Nutrients incorporated into a Fermented Blend
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