Biotin High Potency by Country Life
Country Life High Potency Biotin 5 mg. - 120 Vegetarian Capsules
Country Life High Potency Biotin is an essential water-soluble B vitamin. The name biotin is taken from the Greek word bios meaning "life." Without biotin, certain enzymes would not work properly and various complications would occur in part of the body including:
- the skin
- the intestinal tract
- the nervous system.
Metabolic problems including very low blood sugars between meals, high blood ammonia, or acidic blood (acidosis) can also occur with a lack of biotin in your diet. Death is theoretically possible, although no clear cases have been reported. Recent studies suggest that biotin is also necessary for processes on the genetic level in cells (DNA replication and gene expression) as well as in carbon dioxide transfer and therefore essential to the metabolism of carbohydrate and fat.
In the metabolism of fats, proteins and carbohydrates, Biotin functions as a critical component of several enzymes (where it functions as a coenzyme) involved in energy metabolism (such as pyruvate carboxylase). Biotin helps in the synthesis of fatty acids, in energy metabolism, and in the synthesis of amino acids and glucose. Biotin is also involved in making glucose, some amino acids and in energy production. Vitamin H, another name for Biotin, plays a special role in enabling the body to use blood sugar (glucose), a major source of energy for the body. Biotin supplements may improve thin, splitting, or brittle toe and fingernails as well as hair health. Biotin has also been used to combat alopecia (partial or complete loss of hair) in both children and adults. Biotin is typically included in most multi-vitamin supplements.
General Benefits of Biotin
- helps in the synthesis of fatty acids, in energy metabolism
- promotes normal health of:
- sweat glands
- bone marrow
- male gonads
- blood cells
- nerve tissue
About Country Life
Welcome to Country Life Vitamins, a leader in the field of nutrition for over 36 years. Country Life Vitamins
has extended its family of companies to include Biochem, Desert Essence , Long Life Teas and Iron-Tek Nutrition,
their partners in health and beauty. Today's health focus is on self-improvement, wellness and self-care
trends. Being the very best in today's highly competitive world requires continuous renewal and Country Life is
committed to these beliefs. From factory to you, Country Life's concerns are for health, the environment and
quality of life. With unrelenting attention to product quality, scientific research, customer service and customer
needs, Country Life Vitamins supplies an extensive product line which is available in better health food stores
nationally and distributed worldwide. Country Life's superior formulations are carefully designed to meet every
customer's nutritional requirements from infancy through maturity. On the cutting edge of therapeutic
nutrition, the Biochem series includes Nutritional Therapeutic Formulations, designed for specific physiological
support. All Biochem formulations are the result of extensive research in biochemistry and the latest in
nutritional science, providing some of the most up-to-date and innovative formulas available anywhere. The synergy
of Country Life's advanced formulas creates a total effect far greater than the use of any one nutrient.
Country Life is pleased to provide the most innovative and effective personal care and beauty products for
today's health-conscious lifestyles.
Country Life Vitamins is pleased to provide the most innovative and effective personal care and beauty products
for today's health-conscious lifestyles. Country Life's Desert Essence line was the first Tea Tree Oil
company in America and offers a purist approach to therapeutic natural beauty with every product. Desert Essence
continues to expand into new categories and offers facial, oral, hair and body care products with shea butter,
jojoba oil and aromatherapy oils and our newest addition of Desert Essence Organics.
Long Life Teas follows the philosophy of ancient Chinese Herbal Medicine by blending balance and harmony in
every delicious cup. You can enjoy a wide variety of special blends, including organic herbal teas, organic black
and white teas, and superb organic chai and green teas.Biochem Sports and Fitness products are developed by using
scientific principles, sports physiology and training expertise to deliver the highest-quality fitness programs to
maximize the benefits of your workout. Using the most innovative formulas available, Country Life can produce the
most up-to-date and effective products on the market today. All Biochem formulas represent the pinnacle in sports
Iron-Tek Advanced Performance Nutrition provides nutritional supplements to support the body-builder's state
of mind and body. Iron-Tek formulas utilize ingredients that have undergone extensive research and development to
ensure that their products help you achieve maximum results.In the future as in the past, Country Life will
continue to maintain the ideals and high standards which have kept Country Life Vitamins at the forefront of the
health products community. So when it comes to your health, choose the best, Country Life Vitamins nutritional
supplements - where nature meets science!
Adults take one (1) tablet daily with food.
Does Not Contain:
Yeast, corn, wheat, soy, gluten, milk, salt, sugar, starch, preservatives or artificial color.
|Country Life - Biotin High Potency 5 mg. - 120 Vegetarian Capsules|
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Servings Per Container: 120|
||Amount Per Serving
|*Daily Value Not Established.|
†Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
|Other Ingredients: Cellulose (capsule shell), cellulose, silica, magnesium stearate.|
About Country Life
Country life vitamins has been a leader in the field of nutrition for over 36 years and over the years has extended its family of companies to include biochem, desert essences, long life teas and iron-tek nutrition, our partners in health and beauty. Today's health focus is on self-improvement, wellness and self care trends. Being the very best in today's highly competitive world requires continuous renewal and country life is committed to these beliefs. From factory to you, their concerns are for health, the environment and quality of life.
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I only take the High Potency 5mg now. Country Life is one of my favorite brands!
Fabulous product to help with thinning hair and brittle nails. Have been using it for years with awesome results!
I take this for healthy nails and hair. Great product!
Quality product at a great price!
Product was as advertised and favorably priced. Order service was excellent.
Love the size, easy to swallow.
I love using the small capsules and the product is great, gives me what I need.
Have yet to see the results, but small easy to swallow capsule
LOVE THIS PRODUCT!!!
I have brittle nails and was also having a terrible time with my hair breaking. My hair is healthier than ever - even with blow drying every day. Great for strengthening hair and nails!
I have been using this for a couple of weeks and already noticed my hair is growing much quicker than normal. Would reorder again.