Suggested Use: 2 capsules per day, in divided doses, with meals.
What Is It?
P5P50 is pyridoxal 5′ phosphate (P5P), the active metabolite and predominant form of plasma pyridoxine (vitamin B6).*
Uses For P5P50 Menstrual Comfort: Clinical trials have indicated that vitamin B6 may support menstrual comfort, in part by maintaining healthy neurotransmitter function to promote healthy mood and mental functioning.* Nervous System Support: Vitamin B6 plays an integral role in the synthesis of neurotransmitters and helps maintain the cellular balance of sodium and potassium. These roles serve to promote the healthy functioning of the nervous system. This vitamin may also provide specific support for wrist nerve comfort as reported in some but not all studies.*
Various Physiological Support Properties:
P5P50 is beneficial to a number of physiological functions, providing a wide range of nutritional support. P5P is required for proper absorption of B12 and magnesium, and for the production of gastric HCl. It is an important coenzyme in the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins, and the elongation of essential fatty acids. It is also required for the production of antibodies and red blood cells.*
What Is The Source? Pure Encapsulations P5P50 is synthetically derived. Vitamin C (ascorbyl palmitate) is derived from corn dextrose fermentation and palm oil. Hypo-allergenic plant fiber is derived from pine cellulose.
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product. Individuals experiencing numbness or tingling with vitamin B6 supplementation should notify their health professional, as vitamin B6 may adversely affect sensory nerves in some individuals (though this effect is more likely to occur at doses greater than 200 mg).