Pantothenic acid, also called vitamin B5, is an antioxidant water-soluble vitamin needed to break down carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. Pantothenic acid comes in three forms, and it is alternately known as vitamin B5, panthenol and calcium pantothenate.
Pantothenic acid is integral to many of the activities of enzymes in the human body. The body uses pantothenic acid to break down carbohydrates, proteins and fats for energy. Pantothenic acid functions as a component of coenzyme A and phosphopantetheine, which are involved in fatty acid metabolism. This vitamin also produces numerous enzymes and helps maintain precise communication between the central nervous system and the brain.
Pantothenic acid is also vital to the synthesis and maintenance of coenzyme A (CoA), a cofactor and acyl group carrier for many enzymatic processes, and acyl carrier protein, a component of the fatty acid synthase complex.
Directions & Allergens
As a dietary supplement, take 550 mg (~1/8 tsp) with 6 - 8 ounces of water or suitable beverage. Taken once daily, preferably with meals or as directed by your qualified health professional.
This product contains no Soy, Dairy, Dairy byproducts, Eggs, Fish, Shellfish, Wheat, Gluten, Tree Nuts, or Sesame Seeds.
This is a NON-GMO ingredient manufactured using organic starting ingredients.
Store in a cool, dry place. Re-seal zipper immediately after use to preserve freshness.
Statements & Warnings
† These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any diseases.
Keep out of the reach of children. Do not take this or any other supplement if under the age of 18, pregnant or nursing a baby, or if you have any known or suspected medical conditions and/or taking prescription drug(s) or OTC medication(s). Always consult with a qualified health physician before taking any new dietary supplement.
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Best way to buy it is here from Hard Rhino. I didn't have to take the recommended 10 grams a day to control my acne and it wiped it out. I will always order from here
B5 is NOT a cure for acne as some people say but it's a GREAT treatment. For myself about 8g a day got rid of my cystic acne and need about 4g maintenance. But if I stop taking it, it comes back so again B5 will not cure your acne but will help you treat it if you continuously use it.
It is what it is. If your plans are to take 10 grams a day then it is easy with this powder. Add it to your water or your protein shake. Great for the skin.