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what are foods rich in nicotinic acid?

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Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Vitamin B3: Nicotinic acid or nacin is found in variety of foods, including liver, chicken, beef, fish, cereal, peanuts, legumes, and whole grain products. Also avocado, tomatoes, dates, broccoli, carrots, and sweet potatoes. Can also be found in mushrooms and even beer!
Answered on Mar 27, 2015

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