A 37-year-old member asked:
Is taking vitamin b12 good for more energy?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 31 years experience
No: Vitamin B12 is commonly thought of as a vitamin that improves energy. This is a common misconception. Individuals who have B12 deficiency may become anemic causing tiredness. In these individuals, a B12 shot will improve anemia and thus improve energy. However, non-anemic individuals who receive a B12 injection will not have more energy.
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Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: B12 will give you more energy, only if you are deficient in B12. If you are not deficient,it will not provide any energy.
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Last updated Nov 12, 2018
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