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Niacin (flush effect Vitamin B3)

Niacin (flush effect Vitamin B3)
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Price: £19.99
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90 capsules

Niacin (vitamin B3) is a coenzyme involved in the production of energy through the citric acid cycle.

It is an important cofactor in maintaining healthy psychological function. It also supports the functioning of the nervous system and contributes to the normal maintenance of skin and mucous membranes.

Niacin assists in the breakdown and utilisation of fats, proteins and carbohydrates. It also causes peripheral vascular dilation (which can lead to a temporary skin flushing after ingestion - see below).

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans; GMO free

Free from lactose, gluten, sugar and soya

A "niacin flush" may cause a burst of heat, and sometimes tingling, on the skin which is then followed with a marked blush. The skin will feel hot to touch and may itch.
A niacin flush is entirely harmless and will typically last no longer than 20 minutes (often less). Each additional dose of niacin will reduce the intensity.
To minimise its impact, ensure the capsule is taken with food (a banana or apple is particularly useful in reducing the flush). Avoid hot drinks and sugary snacks immediately after consumption.

Directions for use
If you are pregnant or lactating, have any health condition or are taking any medication, consult your healthcare practitioner before use
Special Note
Warning: Patients may experience transitory skin flushing after ingestion
Take advice from a regulated practitioner if concurrently taking cholesterol-lowering drugs or anti-diabetes drugs; or have a history of gastric ulcer or blood-clotting disorders
Recommended Dosage..
1 capsule daily with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner
Discontinue use 4 weeks prior to any surgery
Contents - One capsule provides:
Niacin
(Niacin/Nicotinic Acid)
50mg
other ingredients: organic rice flour, vegetarian capsule
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