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What is vitamin B13 ?

Vitamin B13 is no vitamin, but a synonym for orotic acid. There are some indications that orotic acid may have an effect on blood cholesterol levels, but this has not been proven. As the body does not need orotic acid, it is not a vitamin.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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