Biotin

Definition of Biotin:

An essential coenzyme that assists in the making of fatty acids and in the burning of carbohydrates and fats for body heat and energy.  It is also essential for function of red blood cells and hemoglobin synthesis.

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Alfalfa

...as a treatment
“...Powdered Alfalfa contains vitamins A, B-1, B-6, B-12, C, E, & K-1, niacin, pantothenic acid, biotin, folic acid and many essential and nonessential amino acids...”

Biotin

...as a treatment
“...Although it is not a B-vitamin, Biotin is very much a part of the B-Complex family and interacts synergistically with them...”
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Biotin Requirement

...the condition
“Alternative Names: Vitamin B7 The main role of biotin in the body is to assist in the metabolism of carbohydrates and fats...”
...our question about Which trimester you are in
“A deficiency of biotin (one of the B-complex vitamins) may occur in as many as 50% of pregnant women, and this deficiency may increase the risk of birth defects...”

Probiotics

...as a treatment
“...Produce vitamins, including niacin, folic acid, biotin, and vitamin B6...”

Sulfur Requirement

...the condition
“...Vitamin B1, biotin, and pantothenic acid also contain small amounts of sulfur...”
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Vitamin B3 Requirement

...the condition
“...The conversion of tryptophan to niacin requires the presence of other nutrients, such as thiamin, pyridoxine (vitamin B6), biotin, vitamin C and iron...”

Vitamin B-Complex

...as a treatment
“...B-vitamins are part of a family that includes thiamin (B1), riboflavin (B2), niacin (B3), pantothenic acid (B5), pyridoxine (B6), biotin (B7), folic acid (B9) and cobalamin (B12)...”

Vitamin B-Complex Requirement

...the condition
“...The eight vitamins are thiamine (B1), riboflavin (B2), niacin (B3), pyridoxine (B6), cobalamin (B12), folic acid, pantothenic acid and biotin...”

Yeast / Candida Infection

...relationship to Megaloblastic Anemia / Pernicious Anemia
“Vitamin B12, B6, biotin and folate help maintain candida in its non-invasive form...”
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