vitamin B2


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vitamin B2

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(Elements & Compounds) another name for riboflavin
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Noun1.vitamin B2 - a B vitamin that prevents skin lesions and weight loss
flavin - a ketone that forms the nucleus of certain natural yellow pigments like riboflavin
B complex, B vitamin, B-complex vitamin, vitamin B, vitamin B complex, B - originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins
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Vitamin B2 or riboflavin helps metabolize fats, carbohydrates, and proteins.
It also contains Vitamin B1 and vitamin B2, rich in thiamin that is higher than the same element found in sheep, goat or cow milk.
Figs are a source of vitamin A, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, calcium, manganese, sodium, iron, phosphorus and chlorine.
The company said mirasol uses riboflavin, also known as vitamin B2, and ultraviolet light to reduce the pathogen load of various disease-causing viruses, bacteria and parasites in blood products before they are transfused to patients.
But riboflavin - vitamin B2 - is also vital and found in zinc, crabmeat, herring, flounder, mackerel, mussels, sardines and many shellfish.
B2 (riboflavin): Vitamin B2 helps your body produce energy and break down fats, and it helps keep your skin healthy.
In all subjects, fasting blood glucose, triglyceride, HDL, LDL, total cholesterol, insulin, vitamin A, vitamin E, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B12, folic acid and free carnitine levels were studied.
Standard vitamin B2 (riboflavin) solution (1000 ppm) was prepared in deionized water and diluted to 500, 100, 50, 40, 20, 10, 5, 2.
Olives are a great source of vitamin B2 and vitamin E, which is a great oxidant.
Specifically, the team has developed a cathode made of a biologically derived polymer that is based on a flavin vitamin B2.
They contain more than 100 per cent of the reference intake for vitamin B12, which we need for red blood cell function, vitamin A, vitamin B2, folate, biotin, pantothenic acid, iodine and phosphorus.
Yazoo Yogurt Smoothies are a natural source of calcium, protein and vitamin B2, which helps to keep our skin, eyes, and nervous system healthy.