Thorne Research Methylcobalamin
Cardiovascular and Circulatory Health
Active Form of Vitamin B12 - 60 Capsules
Thorne Research Methylcobalamin supports cardiovascular function, sleep, blood cell formation, and nerve function.
Methylcobalamin (an active form of vitamin B12) is essential for recycling homocysteine and the formation of methyl donors involved in cardiovascular function, sleep, blood cell formation, and nerve function. Most vitamin B12 supplements contain cyanocobalamin; however, the liver must first "detoxify" the cyanide molecule and attach a methyl group to form methylcobalamin from the cyanocobalamin.
A Bioactive Form of Vitamin B12
- An active form of vitamin B12 more readily used by the body
- Supports cardiovascular health, nerve function, and sleep
- Without preservatives, magnesium stearate, or other lubricants and diluents
- Made without flowing agents that can inhibit bioavailability
Methylcobalamin is already in the biologically active, tissue-ready form. Evidence indicates the
body utilizes methylcobalamin more efficiently than it does cyanocobalamin. Research shows the quantity of cobalamin detected following a small oral dose of methylcobalamin is similar to the amount following administration of cyanocobalamin; but significantly more cobalamin accumulates in liver tissue following administration of methylcobalamin. Human urinary excretion of methylcobalamin is about one-third that of a similar dose of cyanocobalamin, indicating substantially greater tissue retention.