by Thorne Research
Methylation - the addition of a methyl group (CH4 - one carbon attached to three hydrogens) to another molecule ? is an essential and vital biochemical process within the human body that is involved in a large number of biochemical pathways involving neurotransmitters, detoxification, cardiovascular health, eye health, muscle health, bone health, and redox balance. A number of specific nutrients are necessary for methylation to occur normally.
Methyl-Guard Plus contains higher amounts of 5-MTHF (the active form of folate), pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (active B6), and methylcobalamin (active B12), than our original Methyl-Guard. We have also added riboflavin 5'-phosphate (the active form of vitamin B2) for its positive effect on homocysteine metabolism and methylation.* These ingredients provide the necessary nutrients the body uses to push forward the process of methylation. Methyl-Guard Plus is more concentrated, so your patients will appreciate the recommended daily amount of three capsules, which will improve compliance. Our original Methyl-Guard is still available.
contains higher amounts of 5-MTHF (active folate), B6, B12
riboflavin 5'-phosphate added for extra homocysteine metabolism support
easy 3 capsules daily dosing
Three capsule contain: Riboflavin (as Riboflavin 5'-Phosphate Sodium) 90 mg, Vitamin B6 (as Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate) 45 mg, Folate (as L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolate from L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt) 3 mg, Vitamin B12 (as Methylcobalamin) 3 mg, Betaine Anhydrous (Trimethylglycine) 1,800 mg.
Other ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Calcium Citrate, Calcium Laurate.
Suggested use: Take 1-3 capsules daily or as recommended by a health-care practioner.
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