Summary

Indications:

  • Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) is essential to almost all forms of life. It is essential for the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and proteins and is required for energy production.
  • Vitamin B5 is involved in over 100 reactions in the production of lipids, cholesterol, steroid hormones, melatonin and the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
  • Vitamin B5 helps maintain a healthy nervous system.
  • Vitamin B5 is found in high concentrations in the adrenal cortex and plays an important role in adrenal gland function. Vitamin B5 is needed for the production of the adrenal hormone cortisol, which is involved in the body's stress response.

Dosage & warnings

Adults and children over 12 years: Take 1 capsule daily, with food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Only take as directed.

Formulation

Ingredient
Calcium pantothenate (Vitamin B5)
equiv. Pantothenic acid
555 mg
500 mg

Downloads

This product is listed with the TGA - AustL 288806. The TGA publishes product info, including excipients under the "Other ingredients" subheading (not typically listed on the product label). Download the TGA public summary below.