- MFG # 216010
- UPC # 871791000629
Biotin is part of the large family of B vitamins. It's mainly involved in producing energy‚ but also assists in breaking down fats and proteins‚ as well as ensuring that your nervous system functions properly. Since it’s additionally believed to provide your nails and hair with added strength and a better appearance‚ biotin is often used as an ingredient in cosmetic products.
The bacteria that live inside of your intestines can manufacture biotin. Biotin can also be obtained through your diet; brewer's yeast‚ nuts‚ cooked eggs‚ sardines‚ soybeans‚ whole grains‚ mushrooms‚ cauliflower‚ and bananas all contain an abundance of this vitamin. Any biotin that’s eaten but not used in a short period of time is removed through your waste‚ because it’s a water-soluble vitamin you can’t store for future use. Due to its wide availability‚ biotin deficiency is relatively rare. Potential signs of low biotin levels include hair loss‚ dry eyes‚ dry skin‚ tiredness‚ a bad mood‚ and a loss of appetite.
If you’ve been fed through a tube for a long period of time‚ are taking a long-term course of antibiotics or anti-seizure medications‚ or have a health condition that makes it difficult for you to use the nutrients provided by your diet‚ you may need a supplement rich in biotin. Integrative Therapeutics’ Biotin Forte without Zinc 5 mg complements your diet with two essential vitamins: biotin‚ which strengthens your nails and hair‚ and ensures that you’re able to make the most of other nutrients; and riboflavin‚ which protects your cells from damage‚ supports energy production‚ and maintains your internal vitamin stores. These tablets don’t contain zinc‚ because the standard Western diet typically provides sufficient amounts of the mineral; this lessens its chance of interacting with other supplements.
It’s particularly important to avoid raw egg whites when you’re low on biotin because they contain avidin‚ a protein that’s known to prevent biotin absorption.
A 60-tablet container of Biotin Forte without Zinc 5 mg by Integrative Therapeutics should last for about two months.
Integrative Therapeutics has been providing high-quality nutritional supplements to health care professionals for over 35 years. Its products have been tested in thousands of clinical studies‚ and are proudly manufactured in a GMP-audited facility. The manufacturing processes of Integrative Therapeutics meet or exceed all industry standards.
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 Tablet
Servings per Container: 60
Amount per Serving / % DV**
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 100 mg / 167%
Thiamin (as Thiamin HCI) (vitamin B1) 10 mg / 667%
Riboflavin (vitamin B2) 10 mg / 588%
Niacin (as niacinamide) 40 mg / 200%
Vitamin B6 (aspyridoxine HCI) 25 mg / 1250%
Folic Acid 800 mcg / 200%
Vitamin B12 (as cyanocobalamin) 10 mcg / 167%
Biotin 5 mg / 1667%
Pantothenic Acid (as Calcium D-pantothenate) 10 mg / 100%
** Daily Value (DV).
Other Ingredients: cellulose‚ modified cellulose gum‚ modified cellulose‚ magnesium stearate‚ carnauba wax‚ and soy lecithin.
Contains no sugar‚ salt‚ yeast‚ wheat‚ gluten‚ corn‚ soy‚ dairy products‚ artificial coloring‚ artificial flavoring‚ preservatives or ingredients o animal origin. This product contains natural ingredients‚ color variations are normal.
* This statement have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose‚ treat‚ cure or prevent any disease.
Adults take 1 tablet daily or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
If pregnant‚ nursing‚ or taking prescription drugs‚ consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- Corn Free
- Dairy Free
- Gluten Free
- Salt Free
- Soy Free
- Sugar Free
- Wheat Free
- Yeast Free
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Overall Rating for Biotin Forte® 5 mg - 60 Tablets
My naturopath recommended Biotin Forte w/o Zinc I have been using it for about 4 months and feel it is a good product.
√ I would recommend this item to a friend.
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