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Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Para-Aminobenzoic Acid: Para-aminobenzoic acid is a natural substance made by the bacteria in the human intestines. Para-aminobenzoic acid is not a true nutrient, but may play a role in healthy skin, hair, and intestines. Para-aminobenzoic acid is available in foods, such as brewer's yeast, molasses, liver, and eggs and in some sunscreen and cosmetic products.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Adequate amounts of Para-Aminobenzoic Acid are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Adequate amounts of Para-Aminobenzoic Acid are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Excessive intake of Para-Aminobenzoic Acid may involve the following risks:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Liver damage
  • Rash
  • Do not use during pregnancy or lactation before consulting with your healthcare practitioner
  • Do not use in children before consulting with your healthcare practitioner
  • Possible allergic reaction in some people
  • Possible interactions with other supplements and medications
  • Consult with your physician and all your healthcare providers before using any supplements, herbal remedies, and alternative therapies

Descriptions of Para-Aminobenzoic Acid

Para-Aminobenzoic Acid: A member of the VITAMIN B COMPLEX. It used to be a common sunscreening agent until found to also be a sensitizer. The potassium salt is used therapeutically in fibrotic skin disorders.
Source: Diseases Database

Para-Aminobenzoic Acid: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Para-Aminobenzoic Acid) include:

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