Solgar Folate 1000mcg tablets provide calcium-L-methylfolate, the body's preferred choice of folate for those with a lack of the MTHFR involved in the folate cycle. Folates is the generic term comprising all the various chemical folate forms, including the provitamin, folic acid. Green leafy vegetables in particular are rich in folate. Metafolin (calcium-L-methylfolate) is the body's preferred form of folate, a readily bioavailable form (folic acid is a provitamin and needs to activated to folate in order to be utilised).
Solgar ® Folate (as Metafolin ®) 1000 µg, the body-ready form of folic acid is a B vitamin that contributes to several processes within the body including homocysteine metabolism, blood formation and reduces tiredness and fatigue.
This important B vitamin also regulates healthy homocysteine levels and contributes to energy levels and general wellbeing. Homocysteine is an amino acid produced in the body by breaking down proteins we consume and animal-based protein in particular. Typically homocysteine should be converted into the amino acid methionine. This conversion requires folate.
1 tablet of Solgar ® Folate (as Metafolin ®) 1000 µg will contribute to:
- Normal amino acid synthesis
- Normal blood formation
- Normal homocysteine metabolism
- Normal psychological function
- Normal function of the immune system
- The reduction of tiredness and fatigue
Key Benefits of Solgar Folate 1000mcg:
- Body-ready form of folic acid (calcium L-methylfolate)
- Folate reduces tiredness and fatigue and supports blood formation
- Folate supports homocysteine metabolism
- Kosher and Vegan
Directions: As a food supplement, adults take one tablet of Folate 1000mcg daily, or as directed by your healthcare professional. Do not exceed the daily dose.
If you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medications or have any medical condition, please consult your healthcare practitioner before taking this product.
Each tablet provides: Bulking Agents: mannitol, microcrystalline cellulose, Anti-caking Agents: vegetable stearic acid, silicon dioxide, vegetable magnesium stearate, Cellulose Gum. Folate (as calcium-L-methylfolate as Metafolin) 1000 µg. Metafolin is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
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