Dee Cee Labs Vitamin B-2 (Riboflavin) 100 mg
Natural B2 Supplement - Riboflavin Supplement
Benefits of Vitamin B2
Dee Cee Labs Vitamin B2 supplement has 100mg of natural riboflavin. Vitamin B2 is one of the water-soluble vitamins that maintain healthy bodily functions. Vitamin B2 or riboflavin works together with other B vitamins in order to convert proteins into energy.
Studies have shown that a vitamin B2 supplement works together with glutathione, an enzyme that protects the body from free radicals.
Vitamin B2 or riboflavin is naturally found in dairy products, such as cheese, yogurt, and milk. Meat and leafy vegetables also contain vitamin B2, as well as fortified or enriched breads and cereals.
The benefits of riboflavin or vitamin B2 are numerous. This yellow substance has been used to prevent various diseases, such as cataracts and anemia. The following are just among the many health benefits that you can get when you take vitamin B2 supplements.
Vitamin B2 and Neonatal Jaundice
According to the National Institutes of Health, riboflavin is proven effective as treatment to infants suffering from neonatal jaundice. Coupled with phototherapy, babies who were given vitamin B2 overcame jaundice because of vitamin B2 supplements.
Riboflavin Deficiency or Ariboflavinosis
Individuals who have a riboflavin deficiency or Ariboflavinosis have responded positively with vitamin B2 supplements. Symptoms for Ariboflavinosis include weakness, swelling of the throat and the tongue, skin cracking along the mouth, dermatitis, and anemia. The elderly and alcohol dependents are more prone to Ariboflavinosis and will greatly benefit from taking riboflavin supplements.
Vitamin B2 and Cataracts
Vitamin B2 has also been shown in studies to prevent the formation of cataracts in women. The study involved 408 women from Boston as respondents. Those who have taken vitamin B2 supplements have lower lens opacity and were less likely to develop cataracts. This is due to the synergizing effect that vitamin B2 has with glutathione.
Benefits of Vitamin B2 for Sickle-cell Disease and Anemia
Five mg of vitamin B2 taken two times a day was shown to have a good effect for those people with sickle-cell disease. This is because those people had more glutathione and iron in their blood when they have healthy levels of vitamin B2 in their bodies. This is also true for those who have iron-deficiency anemia. Improved iron levels were observed with vitamin B2 supplementation.
Elderly women who regularly exercise also need riboflavin supplements because exercising means that these women use more vitamin B2. However, vitamin B2 does not have any effect on their endurance capacities. Women who take a vitamin B2 supplement has normal blood levels and are less prone to low blood problems.
It is also suggested that people suffering from migraines, esophageal cancer and pre-eclampsia may also benefit from vitamin B2 supplementation.
The good news about a natural vitamin B2 supplement is that it is very affordable. Taking vitamin B2 supplements ensures that you have the right amounts of riboflavin for your body to function at its optimum.
Dee Cee Labs Vitamin B2 supplement is made in America to assure quality and purity.