Origin: Produced from pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) by the addition of cysteamine.
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Overview: Pantethine 50% Powder is produced from pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) by the addition of cysteamine which is a dimeric form of pantetheine. It is available in 1:2 concentration level.
It is composed of two molecules of pantetheine linked by a bridging disulfide. Pantetheine is an intermediate in the production of coenzyme A by the body.
dIn multiple clinical trials of patients with elevated cholesterol and triglycerides, total and LDL cholesterol were decreased by an average of 12%, triglycerides decreased by 19%, and HDL cholesterol was increased by 9%.
Common Dosage: 600 mg