Pharma Nord Bio-Carotene

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Beta Carotene is converted by the body into vitamin A (retinol), a nutrient that contributes to maintaining normal skin, vision, immune functioning, and mucous membranes. Pharma Nord's Bio-Carotene contains 9 mg of Beta Carotene per capsule (equivalent to 4 large carrots) in an easily digestible and stable form - the natural precursor of vitamin A. Bio-Carotene is manufactured in a way where Beta-Carotene is mixed into an oil matrix that keeps it stable and ensures good bio-availability.

Why Pharma Nord Bio-Carotene:

  • Manufactured to pharmaceutical standards
  • 9 mg of Beta Carotene per capsule (equivalent to 4 large carrots)
  • Each capsule contains the vitamin A equivalent of 1500 microgm (approximately 180% of the Recommended Daily Allowance).
  • Designed to withstand stomach acidity in order to ensure optimum absorption in the small intestine.
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Beta Carotene is converted by the body into vitamin A (retinol), a nutrient that contributes to maintaining normal skin, vision, immune functioning, and mucous membranes. Pharma Nord's Bio-Carotene contains 9 mg of Beta Carotene per capsule (equivalent to 4 large carrots) in an easily digestible and stable form - the natural precursor of vitamin A. Bio-Carotene is manufactured in a way where Beta-Carotene is mixed into an oil matrix that keeps it stable and ensures good bio-availability.

Why Pharma Nord Bio-Carotene:

  • Manufactured to pharmaceutical standards
  • 9 mg of Beta Carotene per capsule (equivalent to 4 large carrots)
  • Each capsule contains the vitamin A equivalent of 1500 microgm (approximately 180% of the Recommended Daily Allowance).
  • Designed to withstand stomach acidity in order to ensure optimum absorption in the small intestine.

What is Beta-Carotene?

Beta Carotene is a member of the carotenoid family of plant pigments, which are responsible for the yellow, orange and red colours of certain fruits and vegetables. Beta Carotene supplements is also known as pro-vitamin A, as it is converted by the body into vitamin A. Vitamin A only occurs in animal tissues (particularly liver, fish liver and dairy products), whereas Beta-Carotene occurs in plant tissues (particularly carrots).

How much should you take?

Pharma Nord recommends 1 capsule per day, or as directed by a physician.

Not suitable for vegetarians or vegans.

Recommended Daily Allowance

Generally recommended intake for Beta-Carotene is 25,000IU (15 mg) per day.

Are there adverse effects from taking Bio-Carotene?

Caution should be taken by those with diabetes, renal or liver disease and hyperthyroidism.

Pregnant or lactating women and those on medication should consult a doctor before using any product.

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Manufacturer Pharma Nord
Product Code 610100
Size 150
Form Capsules
Directions Of Use Pharma Nord recommends 1 capsule per day, or as directed by a physician.
Nutrition Info Vitamin A 1500
Precautions Caution should be taken by those with diabetes, renal or liver disease and hyperthyroidism.

It is not advisable for smokers to take beta-carotene as some studies have shown an increased risk of lung cancer.

Pregnant or lactating women should consult a doctor before using any product

This product is yeast, sugar and gluten free.
Other ingredients Soya bean Oil
Gelatin
Glycerol

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