Vitamin B, BioActive
Biologically Active Forms of Vitamin B12—Folate—B6
BioActive Vitamin B™ supplies vitamin B6, folate and B12 in their biologically preferred forms, which do not require conversion, for enhanced utilization in the body. These B vitamins are essential for optimal health, particularly:
- Brain and nervous system function
- Heart health
- Cognitive function*
|Vitamin B6 (as pyridoxal-5-phosphate)||25 mg||1,471%|
|Folate||1,360 mcg DFE||340%|
(as (6S)-5-methylfolate) (equivalent to 1,600 mcg of (6S)-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic acid, glucosamine salt)
|Vitamin B12 (as methylcobalamin)||1,000 mcg||41,667%|
|Calcium (from methylcobalamin and dicalcium phosphate)||36 mg||3%|
|Phosphorus (from methylcobalamin and dicalcium phosphate)||27 mg||2%|
If pregnant or nursing, consult a healthcare practitioner before using.
† US Patent No. 7,947,662
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, many prescription drugs actually deplete B-vitamins from the body, including birth control pills, certain diabetes, epilepsy, blood pressure and ulcer medications, steroids, and antibiotics—even over-the-counter pain relievers like ibuprofen. People using these kinds of drugs must be especially vigilant about making sure they are getting enough B-vitamins.
Yes. In fact, it is recommended that women who are pregnant or considering becoming pregnant take folate to prevent neural tube defects like spina bifida in their babies. Additionally, these B-vitamins are especially necessary for their own health due to nutrient depletion during and immediately after their pregnancy.