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Vitamin B17

Vitamin B17

Vitamin B17: Vitamin B17 is not a true vitamin but a toxic substance that contains cyanide. It is extracted from apricot and other fruit pits and is falsely claimed to prevent and treat cancer. Vitamin B17 has been banned in the U.S. due to proven ineffectiveness for cancer treatment and prevention and dangerous toxic effects.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Vitamin B17

Adequate amounts of Vitamin B17 are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

  • Cancer, unfounded

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Vitamin B17

Adequate amounts of Vitamin B17 are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

  • Cancer, unfounded

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Vitamin B17

Excessive intake of Vitamin B17 may involve the following risks:

  • Cyanide poisoning
  • Death
  • Not recommended for use by anyone
  • Consult with your physician and all your healthcare providers before using any supplements, herbal remedies, and alternative therapies

Vitamin B17: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Vitamin B17) include:

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