niacin

(= nicotinic acid) One of the B vitamins. See Table V1.

Niacin

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niacin

<biochemistry> Member of the water soluble B vitamin group, used in the production of fatty acids, steroids and cholesterol, deficiency is known as pellagra. Has cholesterol-lowering and vasodilating properties. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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niacin

(ni┬┤ә-sin) a water-soluble member of the vitamin B complex that is required by the body for synthesis of the coenzymesnicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP), essential components of many oxidation-reduction reactions. It also appears to act in enzyme systems for ut...
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niacin

nicotinic acid noun a B vitamin essential for the normal function of the nervous system and the gastrointestinal tract
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niacin

A nutrient in the vitamin B complex that the body needs in small amounts to function and stay healthy. Niacin helps some enzymes work properly and helps skin, nerves, and the digestive tract stay healthy. Niacin is found in many plant and animal products. It is water-soluble (can dissolve in water) and must be taken in every day. Not enough niacin ...
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Niacin

a vitamin important in many chemical processes in the body; also known as vitamin B3
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niacin

Also called nicotinic acid or vitamin B3, a vitamin of the vitamin B complex. Niacin plays an essential role in the activities of various enzymes involved in the metabolism of carbohydrates and fats, the functioning of the nervous and digestive systems, the manufac...
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niacin

niacin: see coenzyme; vitamin.
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niacin

One of the `B group` vitamins
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Niacin

Our Niacin Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Niacin Niacin: Nicotinic acid, one of the B-complex B vitamins. Deficiency of niacin in the diet results in the disease pellagra. See: Pellagra.
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niacin

see vitamin B.
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niacin

The development of an ability to resist a disease; natural immunity may be provided by antibodies; immunity can also be induced via inoculations.
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niacin

Type: Term Pronunciation: nī′ă-sin Synonyms: nicotinic acid
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niacin

water-soluble vitamin of the B complex. It is also called the pellagra-preventive vitamin because an adequate amount in the diet prevents pellagra, a ... [8 related articles]
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niacin

[n] - a B vitamin essential for the normal function of the nervous system and the gastrointestinal tract
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