Methylcobalamin or Methyl B12 is a form of vitamin B12 that is considered to be more absorbable and effectively utilized than other forms of B12. Adequate levels of Methyl B12 are needed to protect nerve tissue and maintain the myelin sheaths that cover the nerve endings. Vitamin B-12 is required for proper digestion, absorption of foods, protein synthesis, and anemia prevention. Helping to metabolize fats and carbohydrates, it aids cell formulation and longevity. Vitamin B-12 promotes development of healthy red blood cells and maintenance of nerve tissue. Adequate levels of this vitamin is important for the creation of glutathione and to assist the body in detoxification.
New Beginnings Nutritionals has formulated a new product called Methyl-Mate which provides an ultra concentrated form of methylcobalamin which contains no flavorings or artificial preservatives.