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Vitamin B4

Substance/source: Believed to be mixture of arginine, glycine, riboflavin and pyridoxine Physiological role: Unconfirmed activity to prevent muscular weakness in rats and chicks References Combs Jr. G.F., 2012,
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Vitamin B3

Vitamin B3 Scientific name: Pantothenic acid or (incorrectly) niacin Active form: Coenzyme A, Acyl carrier protein Physical properties: It is non-flourescent vitmain. The molecular weight of Pantothenic acid,...
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Vitamin B2

Scientific name: Riboflavin Active form: FMN, FAD Physical properties: It is crystalline and fluorescent in nature and orange-yellow in colour. Riboflavin, Riboflavin-5′-phosphate and FAD have molecular weights...
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Vitamin B1

Scientific name: Thiamin Active form: Thiamin pyrophosphate Physical properties: Thiamin disulfide is crystalline in nature and yellow in colour. Thiamin HCl and Thiamin mononitrate are crystalline in...
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Vitamin A

Scientific name: Retinol, Provitamin A: beta-carotene Active form: Retinol, retinal, retinoic acid Physical properties: The vitamers of vitamin ‘A’ all-trans-retinol, 11-cis-retinol, 13-cis-retinol and Retinal molecular weight of...
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