Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) Contains Riboflavin (B2)

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Our Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear) contains riboflavin (vitamin B2) that is a water soluble vitamin. It stimulates the body's energy metabolism and a number of other compounds' biosynthesis through its coenzyme forms (1*) such as flavin adenine mononucleotide (FMN) and FAD or flavin adenine dinucleotide.(2*) The vitamin, riboflavin is needed for the support and activation of vitamins K, B6, niacin, and folate.(3*) If you are deficient in riboflavin you may experience itching/burning eyes, photophobia, swollen purplish tongue, cheilosis (cracking of the lips), angular stomatitis (cracking of the mouth's corners) and dry, scaly skin.(4*), (5*)


Sources Riboflavin (B2)

Broccoli, Dairy (Cheese and Milk), Eggs, Meats (Beef, Chicken, Fish), Spinach and our Natural Home Cures Freeze Dried Nopal Powder Capsules (Prickly Pear).

     Source References
(1) Wikipedia: Riboflavin (B2)
(2) Medline Plus: Riboflavin (B2)
(3) How Stuff Works: Vitamin B2
(4) Dietitians of Canada: Vitamin B2 Riboflavin (B2)
(5) University of Utah: Vitamin B2
(6) Fit Day: 7 Foods Rich in Vitamin B2