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    what is Niacin and what is it good for.

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    I believe it's a B vitamin and is used  for energy (I believe.............)

    Maz

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    jhharlan

    Thank you, I was relying on memory....)

    Niacin is a water-soluble vitamin, which is also known as nicotinic acid or vitamin B3. Nicotinamide is the derivative of niacin and used by the body to form the coenzymes nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP). None of the forms are related to the nicotine found in tobacco, although their names are similar.



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