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Is the niacin considered as an essential nutrient?
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Danielle Jones
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes
Niacin, also known as vitamin b3, is a nutrient required by the body that cannot be produced in volumes sufficient for healthy functioning and so must be supplemented through the diet.
Thus, it is considered an essential nutrient.

In brief: Yes
Niacin, also known as vitamin b3, is a nutrient required by the body that cannot be produced in volumes sufficient for healthy functioning and so must be supplemented through the diet.
Thus, it is considered an essential nutrient.
Danielle Jones
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: No
Niacin is a vitamin.

In brief: No
Niacin is a vitamin.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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