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I took just one tablet of 250mg crystalline nicotinamide riboside

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

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Posted on Tue, 12 Feb 2019 in Mental Health
Question: I took just one tablet of 250mg crystalline nicotinamide riboside and 50mg pterostilbene and had a very fitful sleep. I have some anxiety issues that usually do strike the worst in the middle of the night but this felt a bit different so wondered if it could have been the result of this “ NAD” I took
Answered by Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Nicotinamide riboside can influence in relaxing the muscle organs.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear and welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Your fitful sleep can be related to the effects of the crystalline nicotinamide riboside.

Nicotinamide riboside is a form of vitamin B3 that has great results in preventing and repairing damage to various organs in the body.

Based on evidence studies nicotinamide riboside can influence in cell to cell communication.

It can help in relaxing the organ muscles.

It can influence the heart, liver and nervous system.

I would recommend a dosage of 250 mg per day.

Hope I have answered your query.
Let me know if I can assist you further.

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