Vitamin B3 Niacin
500 mg, 100 capsules | Item Catalogue Number: 00372
Vitamin B3 Niacin: Niacin is called “B3” because it was the third B vitamin to be discovered. Supplementing with niacin can help people maintain already-healthy cholesterol levels, an attribute identified way back in the 1950’s. This makes it one of the most-studied nutrients for this purpose. No wonder Vitamin B3 Niacin is our best-selling supplement for cholesterol support!
Niacin is a B vitamin that can help to maintain already-healthy cholesterol levels and more.
Vitamin B3 Niacin Benefits
- Helps maintain already-healthy cholesterol levels
- Supports healthy metabolise glucose, fat & alcohol
- Promotes cellular energy production
- Our best-selling supplement for cholesterol support
Vitamin B3 Niacin
What you should know
Anyone who wants to utilize niacin’s ability to help maintain already-healthy cholesterol levels should start with 500 mg a day, gradually increasing their dose to between 2 and 3 grams a day. Be aware: Niacin supplementation can cause temporary flushing, itching, rash or gastric disturbances.
Niacin is a water-soluble nutrient crucial to energy transfer reactions, particularly the ones that help your body metabolise glucose (sugar), fat and alcohol. Niacin also helps metabolise the foods you eat and, like many B vitamins, promotes healthy cellular energy production.
Health benefits of B3 niacin
Cholesterol — Niacin has beneficial effects on blood lipids, helping to maintain healthy cholesterol levels already within normal range.
Cellular energy — Vitamin B coenzymes (such as niacin) are crucial to the metabolic pathways that generate cellular energy.
Metabolism — Vitamin B3 is required for the body to utilise dietary fats and carbohydrates, and to metabolise alcohol.
Those seeking to utilise niacin’s ability to help maintain already-normal cholesterol levels should start with 500 mg a day, gradually increasing their dose to between 2 and 3 grams a day. Be aware: niacin supplementation can cause temporary flushing, itching, rash or gastric disturbances.
Each capsule of Life Extension® Vitamin B3 Niacin delivers 500 mg of this vital nutrient. Support healthy cellular energy, maintain cholesterol already within normal range, and promote healthy fat, carbohydrate, and alcohol metabolism with Vitamin B3 Niacin.
|Dosage and Use|
|Take one (1) capsule daily with meals, or as recommended by a healthcare practitioner.|
|Temporary flushing, itching, rash or gastric disturbances may occur. Liver function testing is recommended when niacin is taken in excess of 500 mg daily. Those with gout or liver diseases should avoid taking high doses of niacin.|
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