Now Foods Pantothenic Acid, Calcium Pantothenate, 500mg 250 Capsules #0488
Now Foods Pantothenic Acid is an essential member of the B-complex vitamins. Now Foods also distributes a full line of B-vitamins an hundreds of popular supplements.
What are the symptoms of pantothenic acid deficiency?
Pantothenic acid deficiency is very rare in the United States. Severe deficiency can cause numbness and burning of the hands and feet, headache, extreme tiredness, irritability, restlessness, sleeping problems, stomach pain, heartburn, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and loss of appetite.
from 545 mg Calcium Pantothenate.
A Dietary Supplement.
Pantothenic acid is a vitamin, also known as vitamin B5. It is widely found in both plants and animals including meat, vegetables, cereal grains, legumes, eggs, and milk.
Pantothenic acid has a long list of uses, although there isn’t enough scientific evidence to determine whether it is effective for most of these uses. People take pantothenic acid for treating dietary deficiencies, acne, alcoholism, allergies, baldness, asthma, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism, burning feet syndrome, yeast infections, heart failure, carpal tunnel syndrome, respiratory disorders, celiac disease, colitis, conjunctivitis, convulsions, and cystitis. It is also taken by mouth for dandruff, depression, diabetic nerve pain, enhancing immune function, improving athletic performance, tongue infections, gray hair, headache, hyperactivity, low blood sugar, trouble sleeping (insomnia), irritability, low blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, muscular cramps in the legs associated with pregnancy or alcoholism, neuralgia, and obesity.
As a dietary supplement, take one capsule daily, preferably with meals.
Serving Size: 1 capsule Servings Per Container: 250
Gelatin (capsule) and Magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value Pantothenic Acid Vitamin B5 500mg 5000% Calcium as Calcium Pantothenate 45mg 5%.
Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet. Daily Value not established.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.