Riboflavin

What is Riboflavin?

Riboflavin or vitamin B2 is a micronutrient with a key role in maintaining health in humans and other animals. Vitamin B2 is required for a wide variety of cellular processes. It plays a key role in energy metabolism and for the metabolism of fats,ketone bodies,carbohydrates,proteins. Milk,cheese,leaf vegetables,liver,kidneys,legumes,yeast,mushrooms and almonds are good sources of it.

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I have a swollen tongue that is sensitive to heat

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Suggestive of glossitis.

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What does it mean when urine i bright yellow

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Means you are currently taking multivitamins supplementation

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The normal color of urine is yellow.
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my baby is facing issue related to mouth problem and her toun as well as gum is having small small infection due to that she is not able to take...

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Vitamin B2 deficiency

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