Vitamin B-12 is an essential vitamin, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) reports that approximately 40% of Americans have low levels of vitamin B-12.
Nature Made® Maximum Strength B-12 is specially formulated for adults with low levels of B-12 to maintain healthy levels. It provides 5,000 mcg of vitamin B-12, a nutrient essential in maintaining optimal health and much more:
Supports cellular energy production in the body
Essential for red blood cell formation
Helps maintain nervous system health
Helps maintain a healthy homocysteine level, important for cardiovascular health
Who might need Maximum Strength B-12?
The following factors can help to guide your choice:
Adults over 50 years of age
Individuals who regularly use antacid medications
Individuals who have pernicious anemia
Individuals who have had gastrointestinal surgery or experience certain digestive disorders
Your physician can arrange for a simple blood test to determine your B-12 status.
How much Vitamin B-12 is Right For You?
The Right Dose Guide shows what strength of Vitamin B-12 may be optimal for your health needs.
Nature Made® Vitamin B-12 Right Dose Guide
Find the Right Dose for You
||Daily dose for adults with normal B-12 needs
||Elevated dose fulfills daily requirements for adults with greater B-12 needs (see risk factors above)
||1,000 or 3,000 mcg|
||Specially formulated for adults diagnosed by their health care professional as B-12 deficient (see risk factors above) to be used for the extent and duration recommended by their health care professional
Prior to starting any
vitamin supplement regimen, Nature Made recommends consulting with a physician to assess individual health goals and needs.