Swanson Ultra Maximum Potency Benfotiamine delivers 300 mg of this fat-soluble B vitamin to help your body maintain healthy glucose metabolism. As a fat-soluble vitamin with specific benefits for metabolic balance, benfotiamine provides specialised protection to your kidneys, retinas, and the small blood vessels and capillaries most susceptible to advanced glycation end-products (AGEs) damage.
Benfotiamine is a form of Thiamine otherwise known as Vitamin B1. Thiamine is essential for converting the carbohydrates and fats in the food you eat into fuel for the body. This makes Thiamin a crucial component in the regulation of glucose metabolism.
What makes Benfotiamine unique and more specialised is that whilst Thiamin is only soluble in water, Benfotiamine is fat soluble. This characteristic means it can be absorbed by the cells up to five times more than Thiamin and could help to prevent diabetes related dysfunctions within the cells. Benfotiamine works to protect the tissues and organs including the kidneys, retinas, and the small blood vessels and capillaries.
Swanson, a US supplier of supplements and nutrients specifically selected and formulated to support health and wellbeing brings you their Maximum Potency Benfotiamine capsules. You can rely on Swanson Health Products to give you regulated supplements with the highest standards of quality, purity and potency.
Benfotiamine is used as a dietary supplement to boost the body's intake of the more soluble form of Thiamin, or Vitamin B1 which has shown to be beneficial for diabetes sufferers in many ways including: