Thorne Research, Biotin-8 60 capsules

SKU: TR-B118

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$23.10

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    Product Description

    Biotin is a water-soluble B vitamin that can have a beneficial effect on a number of conditions ranging from brittle nails to diabetes. In a clinical trial, 45 patients with brittle nails received oral supplementation of 2.5 mg biotin daily for 1.5-7 months. Ninety-one percent showed “definite
    improvement,” exhibiting firmer, harder nails after an average of two months of treatment.

    Biotin in high doses, such as are present in Thorne’s Biotin-8, improves abnormal glucose metabolism by stimulating glucose-induced insulin secretion in pancreatic beta cells and by accelerating glycolysis in the liver. Biotin also enhances muscle insulin sensitivity by increasing guanylate
    cyclase activity. In addition to blood sugar metabolism, human studies suggest poor biotin status can have an adverse effect on plasma lipid levels.

    Supplement Facts

    Supplement Facts Dosage:1 capsule qd-bid
    Each Capsule Contains DV%
    Biotin
    8000 mcg 2667%
    Daily Value (DV)
    B118/ 60

    A woman who is pregnant or nursing, or who might become pregnant, should consult a health-care practitioner before using this product.

    Additional Information

    SKU TR-B118
    Name Thorne Research, Biotin-8 60 capsules
    UPC 693749118022
    MPN B118
    Brand Thorne Research
    Form Capsule
    Shipping Weight 0.0500
    Serving Size 1
    Product Type Corn Free, Dairy Free, Egg Free, Gluten Free, Hypoallergenic, Wheat Free, Yeast Free

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