Name (common): Vitamin B2

Synonyms: Riboflavin

 

General description:

Vitamin B2 is a water soluble vitamin. Foods that are a good source of vitamin B2 include yeast products (such as vegemite), almonds, wheatgerm, wild rice and mushrooms.  It is also found in milk products and vegetables.

 

Functions and general science:

Vitamin B2 is essential for good health. It is involved in the body’s production of energy, immune health as well as the healthy growth of hair, skin and nails. Vitamin B2 also activates vitamin B6 and folate.

 

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Disclaimer:

The information provided in reference to this ingredient is general in nature and provided as information only. Any product specific therapeutic claims for this ingredient are linked to specific dosage requirements based on evidence of traditional or scientific nature.