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Transdermal Patch

Texas Transdermal products are over-the-counter all natural vitamins and supplements. The term “Drug” is used by the United States to describe any active ingredient whether prescription or non-prescription. We are careful to refrain from using the word drug in connection with our all-natural active ingredients. Our manufacture conforms to all requirements of good practice of

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Riboflavin

Riboflavin is a B vitamin. Riboflavin is frequently used in combination with other B vitamins in vitamin B complex products. Vitamin B complex generally includes vitamin B1 (thiamine), vitamin B2 (riboflavin), vitamin B3 (niacin/niacinamide), vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid), vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin), and folic acid. However, some products do not contain all of

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Thiamin

Thiamin, also known as vitamin B1, helps the body’s cells change carbohydrates into energy.  The main role of carbohydrates is to provide energy for the body, especially the brain and nervous system.  Thiamin plays a role in muscle contraction and conduction of nerve signals. Food sources for Thiamin include enriched, fortified and whole grain products

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Biotin

Biotin, or Vitamin H, is part of the B complex group of vitamins.  All B vitamins help the body to convert food (carbohydrates) into fuel (glucose), which is used to produce energy.  These B vitamins, often referred to as B complex vitamins, also help the body metabolize fats and protein.  B complex vitamins are needed

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Vitamin E

Vitamin E is an antioxidant that protects body tissue from damage caused by substances called free radicals. Free radicals can harm cells, tissues, and organs. They are believed to play a role in certain conditions related to aging. Vitamin E also helps keep the immune system strong against viruses and bacteria. Vitamin E is important

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Methionine

Methionine is one of two amino acids containing sulfur (cysteine is the other).  The sulfur-containing amino acids cysteine and methionine are generally considered to be nonpolar and hydrophobic.  Methionine is so hydrophobic it is almost always found on the interior of proteins. Methionine as the free amino acid plays several important roles in metabolism.  It

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Vitamin B12

Vitamin B12 is found in most multivitamins.  Vitamin B12 is a nutrient that keeps the body’s nerve and blood cells healthy and helps make DNA, the genetic material in cells.  Vitamin B12 also helps prevent a type of anemia called megaloblastic anemia that makes people tired and weak. Vitamin B12 is also used for:  Alzheimer’s

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Vitamin D

Vitamin D helps the body absorb calcium. Calcium and phosphate are two minerals that are essential for normal bone formation. If you do not get enough calcium, or if your body does not absorb enough calcium from your diet, bone production and bone tissues may suffer. Vitamin D deficiency can lead to osteoporosis in adults

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Vitamin C

Vitamin C is a nutrient that the body needs in small amounts to function and stay healthy.  Vitamin C helps fight infections, heal wounds and keep tissues healthy.  Vitamin C is an antioxidant that helps prevent cell damage caused by free radicals.  It is important for your skin, bones, and connective tissue.  It promotes healing

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Vitamin A

Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that helps form and maintain healthy skin, teeth,mucus membranes, skeletal and soft tissue.  Vitamin A promotes good vision, especially in low light.  It may also be needed for reproduction and breast-feeding. Scientific/medical names include: Vitamin A, alpha carotene, retinol, retinoic acid, retinyl palmitate, retinoids, beta carotene and beta-cryptoxanthin. Two

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