Highly Absorbable Folate as 5-MTHF. FolaPro features L-5-methyl tetrahydrofolate, the biologically active, Òbody-readyÓ form of folate.
L-5-methyl tetrahydrofolate (5-MTHF) requires no additional metabolic steps to be utilised by the body, making it a preferred choice for many indiviuals.
It is ideal for people whose folate status may be affected by genetic variation.
5-MTHF does not mask vitamin B12 deficiency and is the only folate that crosses the blood-brain barrier.
Folate is essential for the growth, replication, and differentiation of all cells in the body through its essential role in DNA synthesis.
Folate is essential for all protein synthesis through its essential role in RNA synthesis.
Essential for all methylation reactions, folate is necessary for neurotransmitter synthesis, nerve myelination, protein synthesis, metabolic clearing and carnitine synthesis.