water-soluble vitamin

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Noun1.water-soluble vitamin - any vitamin that is soluble in water
vitamin - any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism
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
bioflavinoid, citrin, vitamin P - a vitamin that maintains the resistance of cell and capillary walls to permeation
ascorbic acid, vitamin C, C - a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables; prevents scurvy
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As a water-soluble vitamin, consumption of fruits and vegetables or supplements should be done daily to get the sufficient amount that your body needs.
Key among these nutrients is vitamin B12, a water-soluble vitamin naturally present in animal products, such as fish, meat, poultry, eggs, milk, and milk products, as well as in breakfast cereals fortified with B12.
CAIRO -- 23 February 2018: Vitamin B5, also known as pantothenic acid, is a water-soluble vitamin that is found in all living cells in a body.
We need a daily supply of this water-soluble vitamin, especially when we have an injury.
A water-soluble vitamin and powerful antioxidant, it helps the body form and maintain connective tissue, including bones, blood vessels and skin.
ISLAMABAD -- A research has found that sweet potato is abundant in essential vitamins, especially B6 which is a water-soluble vitamin necessary for the proper maintenance of red blood cell metabolism and many other bodily functions.
TOKYO, Oct 24, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Showa Denko ("SDK"; TSE:4004) has discovered that its "TPNa(TM)" water-soluble vitamin E derivative, which SDK sells as an ingredient for cosmetics, is effective in improving dark circles around eyes.
Granted patent claim number one, "A composition, comprising: a water-soluble vitamin E derivative mixture present in an amount of from between 1% to 99%, inclusive, by weight of the composition " Esolv[R] have several patents and patents-pending that enable stable emulsions containing fats and oils such as Omega EPA DHA.
The researchers measured the antioxidant properties of the five essential oils by comparing the scavenging capacity of the 2,2-diphenyl-1-picryl hydracyl (DPPH) radical to the antioxidant standard, a commercial water-soluble vitamin E analogue.
It's a water-soluble vitamin, meaning it's excreted in urine and can't be stored within your body.
Folic acid is a form of the water-soluble vitamin B9.