Methylcobalamin Liquid
High Potency Vitamin B12

Methylcobalamin Liquid, provided by Douglas
Laboratories®, provides 1,000 mcg of highly
bioavailable vitamin B12 in a tasty and convenient
Vitamin B12 is essential for normal metabolism of
carbohydrates, fat and protein. As a cofactor for
methylmalonyl-CoA mutase enzymes, vitamin B12
helps convert odd chain fatty acids and branched
chain amino acids into succinyl-CoA, a common
citric acid cycle intermediate. Vitamin B12 is also
required for nucleic acid (DNA) synthesis,
methionine synthesis from cysteine, and normal
myelin synthesis in the nervous system. Along with
vitamin B6 and folic acid, adequate levels of vitamin
B12 are required to maintain normal plasma
homocysteine levels. Certain populations, including
the elderly, those with HIV/AIDS, and strict
vegetarians are often at risk for vitamin B12
deficiency, either due to low dietary intake or
impaired absorption.
Most of the vitamin B12 found in supplements is in
the form of cyanocobalamin. While cyanocobalamin
is an excellent source of vitamin B12, studies indicate
that methylcobalamin, a coenzyme form of B12, may
be better utilized and better retained in the body.
Other studies indicate that methylcobalamin itself
may play important roles in supporting neurological
and immune health.
Methylcobalamin Liquid may be a useful nutritional
adjunct for individuals who wish to increase their
intake of vitamin B12.
FORMULA (#200159)
1 dropper (1 ml) contains
Vitamin B12 ....................................................................... 1,000 mcg
Other ingredients: Purified water, natural glycerin,
sodium benzoate, natural cherry flavor
Adults take 1 dropper (1 ml) daily or as directed by
your healthcare professional.
No adverse side effects reported.
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light.
Keep out of reach of children and refrigerate.
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