- MFG # 0466
- UPC # 733739004666
Essential for DNA Synthesis
with Folic Acid
A Dietary Supplement
Vitamin B-12 (Cyanocobalamin) 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 rabidly 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. NOW® Vitamin B-12 is vegetarian/vegan (non-animal derived).
What do cell replication‚ energy metabolism and DNA production all have in common? Each one of these vital functions relies on adequate levels of B-12 to occur. NOW® B-12 1000 mcg with Folic Acid is an ideal way to supply the body with a perfect dose of this crucial nutrient. As an integral part in the lives of active and health conscious individuals‚ B-12 has gradually become recognized for its coenzymatic properties and important assistance for the production of healthy red blood cells.
From the FDA's website: "As part of a well-balanced diet that is low in saturated fat and cholesterol‚ Vitamin B12 may reduce the risk of vascular disease. FDA evaluated the above claim and found that‚ while it is known that diets low in saturated fat and cholesterol reduce the risk of heart disease and other vascular diseases‚ the evidence in support of the above claim is inconclusive."
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
Serving Size: 1 Lozenge
Servings Per Container: 100
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value*
Folic Acid 100 mcg 25%
Vitamin B-12 (as Cyanocobalamin) 1.0 mg (1‚000 mcg) 16‚667%
* Percent Daily Values are based on 2‚000 calorie diet.
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Fructose‚ Cellulose‚ Sorbitol‚ Stearic Acid (vegetable source)‚ Natural Strawberry Flavor‚ Natural Fruit Punch Flavor‚ Magnesium Stearate (vegetable source) and Silica.
Contains no: salt‚ wheat‚ gluten‚ soy‚ milk‚ egg‚ shellfish or preservatives. Vegetarian/Vegan Product.
As a dietary supplement‚ take one lozenge daily. Chew lozenge or hold in mouth until dissolved. Consider taking this product in combination with NOW® B-Complex‚ Folic Acid‚ B-6 and TMG.
Sorbitol is safe for people‚ but harmful to dogs. Do not feed to pets.
Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Egg Free
- Gluten Free
- Milk Free
- Preservative Free
- Salt Free
- Shellfish Free
- Soy Free
- Vegan Product
- Vegetarian Product
- Wheat Free
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Overall Rating for B-12 1000 mcg - 100 Lozenges
Love The Taste!
Small pills with a nice taste! I had been told I was low on B-12 from my Dr. so now I just got my blood work back and Im not low anymore! Ive always liked Nows products so glad Pureformulas carries B-12.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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