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Thompson's Vitamin B5 500mg (Pantothenic Acid)

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60 tablets

NZ$17.20

RRP: NZ$25.80

You save 33% (NZ$8.60)

NZ$17.20

RRP: NZ$25.80

You save 33% (NZ$8.60)

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Thompson's B5 500mg (Pantothenic Acid) helps maintain optimum adrenal function. The name Pantothenic Acid is derived from the Greek word pantos, which means “everywhere”. Thompson’s high dose Pantothenic Acid is available as Calcium Pantothenate.

Pantothenic Acid is an antioxidant and part of the B Complex family, more commonly known as Vitamin B5. Pantothenic Acid plays a critical role in the utilisation of fats and carbohydrates in energy production and in the manufacture of adrenal hormones and red blood cells.

Pantothenic acid plays a fundamental role in cellular physiology as a constituent of Coenzyme A and as such it intervenes in the metabolism of lipids; and in addition is the precursor of cholesterol and of steroid hormones. Research indicates that Pantothenic Acid may be therapeutically utilised in under-active adrenal function, in increasing intestinal motility and in those conditions where the structure of the skin, hair, and mucosae are altered.

Vitamin B5 is necessary for maintaining optimum adrenal function. Because of the role of Pantothenic Acid in supporting and nourishing the adrenal glands it has long been considered the “anti-stress” vitamin. Furthermore, if the adrenal gland fails to function, our bodies will not be able to produce progesterone which may result in oestrogen dominance.

Our adrenal glands need Pantothenic Acid to manufacture anti-inflammatory hormones such as cortisol. Thus Pantothenic acid may be a useful adjunct in inflammatory related ailments.
 
Pantothenic Acid may help relieve fatigue and symptoms of Vitamin B5 deficiency such as burning feet, numbness and shooting pains in the feet. The symptoms of arthritis such as morning stiffness, disability and pain may also be relieved with the use of Pantothenic Acid.

Directions

Indications for use:


Ailment Dosage
Stress and adrenal gland enhancement: 400 to 900 mg a day of pantothenic acid
Inflammation: 900 mg daily of pantothenic acid to reduce inflammation.
Autoimmune and Allergic Disorders: 400 to 900 mg a day of pantothenic acid
Wound healing: 900 mg of pantothenic acid daily
Cholesterol, triglyceride stabilisation: 400 to 1,200 mg daily of pantothenic acid
 
 

Precautions

Contraindications:

 

There are no significant side effects for high dose of Pantothenic Acid used by itself or with other medications. However, more caution should be exercised for young children, pregnant or nursing women.

 

Each capsule contains:

 
Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid) 500mg
 

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There are a variety of health concerns that Thompson's products may be able to assist with, such as General Energy and Vitality, Healthy Aging, Stress Management and Children’s Health.

Junior Immunofort is a popular immune boosting formula that children love. It is packed full of vitamins, minerals and nutrients that may help support their overall health. 

Thompson's Grape Seed 19,000 tablets are rich with antioxidants like proanthocyanidins, which may protect cells from rogue free radical damage.

Thompson's is an established market leader in New Zealand, and now proudly exports its products internationally.

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I take this daily and notice when I miss it. It has helped my weak ankles, the pain in my joints has eased a lot , the burning in my at night. has stopped so recommend it . I wouldn't be without it

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I take this daily to fend off adrenal stress and have found it really helps

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Used this product in conjunction with others for treating adrenal fatigue. It seems to be working well.

My husband & I have been taking thi... Review by

My husband & I have been taking this B5 formula for a month now in conjunction with other supplements for 'adrenal fatigue'. Works best taken with magnesium and Ester C for stress & anxiety. Have noticed significant difference so far.

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I use this is conjunction with L-Carnitine for the management of acne. I can honestly say I have seen a huge improvement (acne has cleared about 75%) over the two months I have been taking it. I never expected such a fantastic result, and don't hesitate to recommend trying this combination. The tablet itself is also easy on the stomach, which is a plus.

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