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Related to folacin: biotin, niacin, Vitamin B9, B12


see vitaminvitamin,
group of organic substances that are required in the diet of humans and animals for normal growth, maintenance of life, and normal reproduction. Vitamins act as catalysts; very often either the vitamins themselves are coenzymes, or they form integral parts of coenzymes.
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One of the most well-researched areas of the benefits of folacin concerns the proper development of a fetus.
In 1988, vegetables were the major sources of folacin in the food supply, accounting for 27 percent.
12] Chlorine Folacin Sulfur Biotin Pantothenic Acid Trace elements Manganese Iron Copper Iodine Zine Flourine Selenium Chromium Molybdenum TABLE 3.
Folic acid - formerly known as folacin, now as folate - is one of I I vitamins in the B complex.
5 mg; pantothenic acid, 15 mg; niacin, 40 mg; choline chloride, 551 mg; folacin, 0.