A Guide to Vitamin B15
Vitamin B15 is called other terms like Calcium Pangamate, Pangamic Acid or DMG is surrounding by a thick vale of confusion It’s highly likely that you have heard of the vitamin once or twice before. But it would be a whole different discussion if you reside somewhere in Russia or Europe, the birth place of the vitamin. For those of you who have a difficult time recalling where you heard of it, it might be when the FDA banned the vitamin in the United States way back in the 1970’s.
Be careful when you conduct researches, since certain online sources like professional websites and amateur blogs has incorrectly understood Vitamin B15, thus mislabelling it. There are websites that claim Vitamin B15 is none other than Pangamic Acid while others states that Vitamin B15 is actually Calcium Pangamate. Meanwhile, even more websites stated that Vitamin B15 is N, N dimethylglycine (DMG). DMG, Vitamin B15, Calcium Pangamate and Panagamic Acid are terms that some websites use synonymous.
We hope these short descriptions can help clarify certain things:
1. Pangamic Acid: an ester extracted from gluconic acid and dimethyglycine.
2. Calcium pangamate: is technically the calcium salt of the Pangamic Acid.
3. N, N Dimethyglycine (DMG): a derivative from amino acid glycine.
What’s more confusing is that Vitamin B15 have varying meanings which are mostly based on the geographical location. For example, in the United States Vitamin B15 and Pangamic acid are terms used synonymous while in Russia Vitamin B15 is synonymous with calcium Pangamate.
A Handful of Benefits from Vitamin B15
– Greatly improves the utilisation of oxygen by the body.
– Greatly improves the circulation of blood by the body.
-Increases the efficiency of the immune system, thus hastening the immune system’s response.
-Helps in better hormone production.
Aids in stabilising the blood glucose levels.
-Helps improve the liver detoxification of a person as well as the overall liver function.
-Can also take the part of an antiviral, anti-tumour and antibacterial.
Dosage of Vitamin B15
The dosages mentioned here are considered as crucial to human physiological metabolism. Taking into account multiple researches, a 125 mg – 2,500 mg dosage of Vitamin B15 per day is the most common dosage; take note that these amount are taken in divided dosages. Vitamin B15 can also be take with meals and even on an empty stomach, there will be mo side effects but it’s still highly recommended to take them in between meals. Keep in mind that Vitamin B15 easily breaks down in the body, so it’s best if you divide the doses all throughout the day.
Certain research have show that people can have a naturally high tolerance for Vitamin B15. Some people even go for 6,000 mg dosages a day and have experienced no complications, thus testifying to the safety of Vitamin B15.