folacin


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Related to folacin: biotin, niacin, Vitamin B9, B12
  • noun

Synonyms for folacin

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The term folacin can refer to both forms of the vitamin.
A deficiency of methionine, vitamin B12 and folacin can affect the body's ability to produce SAM-e.
Folacin intakes were most frequently below 67% RDA (McCoy et al.
The last thirty chapters deal with AOAC official methods of analysis as applied to: ash, Beta-carotene, calcium, cholesterol, copper, cyanocobalamine, dietary fibre, fat -polyunsaturated and total, folacin, iodine, iron, magnesium, moisture, and niacin to mention but the first few.
Folacin is a B vitamin essential for healthy red blood cell formation and formation of genetic material (DNA).
5 percent of folacin and 170 percent of vitamin B-12.
12], thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, folacin, biotin, and pantothenic acid).
In general, folate and folacin are used when referring to the form found naturally in foods, while folic acid refers to the synthetic form used in supplements and fortified foods.
Romaine contains plenty of vitamins A, C and K, folacin and potassium.