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|If you're looking for a delicious and easy way to add essential vitamins and minerals to your diet, nutritional yeast powder may be the answer. NOW® nutritional yeast powder is a high-quality product that is specifically designed to provide a rich source of B-complex vitamins, protein, and essential amino acids. But what is yeast powder, and why is it such a great addition to your nutrition? |
First, it's important to understand that NOW® nutritional yeast powder is not the same as the yeast you might use in bread or beer. It's made from a specially selected strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae that is grown on purified cane and beet molasses. This primary-grown yeast is not a by-product of the brewing process, which means it's free from Candida albicans yeast that can cause health problems.
NOW® nutritional yeast powder is an excellent source of B-complex vitamins, particularly vitamin B12, which is difficult to obtain from plant-based foods. This vitamin is essential for nerve function and the production of red blood cells, and a deficiency can lead to anemia, fatigue, and neurological problems. The other B-complex vitamins found in nutritional yeast powder, including thiamine, riboflavin, and niacin, play important roles in energy metabolism, immune function, and overall health.
Nutritional yeast powder is also a good source of protein and essential amino acids. It contains all nine of the essential amino acids that the body cannot produce on its own, making it an excellent choice for vegetarians or vegans who may have trouble getting enough protein from their diets. Protein is important for building and repairing tissues, maintaining muscle mass, and supporting healthy immune function.
If you're looking for a simple and delicious way to add essential nutrients to your diet, NOW® nutritional yeast powder is definitely worth trying. It's a high-quality product that is made from a specially selected strain of yeast, and it contains a variety of essential vitamins, protein, and amino acids. Plus, it's easy to incorporate into your meals and can add a pleasant flavor to many dishes. Give it a try and see how it can improve your nutrition and overall health!
Serving Size: 1 level tbsp (10g)
Servings Per Container: About 28
Description Amount per Serving % Daily Value
Total Fat 0.5g <1%*
Saturated Fat 0g 0%*
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%*
Sodium 0mg 0%*
Total Carbohydrate 3g 1%*
Dietary Fiber 2g 7%*
Total Sugars 0g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0 0%*
Protein 5g 10%*
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%*
Calcium 7mg 0%*
Iron 0.6mg 4%*
Potassium 200mg 4%*
Thiamin 6mg 500%*
Riboflavin 6mg 460%*
Niacin 35mg 220%*
Vitamin B-6 7mg 410%*
Folate 750mcg DFE (450 mcg folic acid) 190%*
Vitamin B-12 15 mcg 630%*
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
Ingredients: Dried Yeast, Niacin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (B6), Riboflavin, Thiamin Hydrochloride (Thiamin), Folic Acid, Cobalamin (B12).
NOW® Nutritional Yeast delivers the natural nutrient profile found in genuine whole foods.
Not manufactured with wheat, gluten, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients. Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
This product is sold by weight not volume.
Natural color variation may occur in this product.
Red Star® is a registered trademark of Red Star Yeast Company LLC.
T-6635+ Yeast Product
Store in a cool, dry place after opening.
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