What is Benexol B12?

Category: Supplements


Generic name: Vitamin B12 (methylcobalamin)

Methylcobalamin is a form of B12 that easily crosses the Blood Brain Barrier. In low doses it is believed to strengthen the myelin sheath of nerve axons by sharing its methyl groups. Recently, it has been found to have anti-apoptotic properties but only at very high doses.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Celiac disease 1 0
Decreased appetite 1 0
Fructose malabsorption 1 0
General health 1 0
Lactose intolerance 1 0

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Based on patients currently taking Benexol B12

Dosage Patients
1 tablet(s) daily 1
1,000 mcg daily 1

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Currently taking Benexol B12

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Benexol B12

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
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