0
en
US
X
× SuperSmart Shop by health concern Shop by product Bestsellers New products BLACK FRIDAY My account Smart Prescription Blog Loyalty scheme Language: English
Welcome Shop by health concern Tiredness and Lack of energy SuperFolate 200 mcg
SuperFolate Supplement
SuperFolate Supplement
Size
0682SuperFolate Supplement Size
×
+
-
SuperFolate 200 mcg
Tiredness and Lack of energy
4.5
4.4 out of 5
5 stars
6
4 stars
0
3 stars
0
2 stars
0
1 star
1
7 reviews
Customer reviews
19.00 €(22.68 US$) is available
Description
SuperFolate is a highly bioavailable vitamin B9 supplement.
  • Recommended during pregnancy to ensure healthy fetal development.
  • Helps to protect against genetic aberrations which may lead to the development of cancer.
  • Active form, immediately available to use by cells.
-
+
120 tablets
Add to basket Certificate of Analysis
Wish list
Circle of green fruits and vegetables high on folate

SuperFolate Supplement -Vitamin B9 to Help with Healthy Fetal Development

SuperFolate consists of a new form of vitamin B9, Quatrefolic®, providing (6S) 5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid. Studies have highlighted its key role in cell growth, DNA synthesis and red blood cell formation.

What is SuperFolate composed of?

Quatrefolic® is a form of vitamin B9 with excellent bioavailability which does not produce elevated levels of unmetabolised folic acid, the long-term effects of which have yet to be determined. In March 2014, the European Commission approved this new form of vitamin B9 as a Novel Food Ingredient for use in dietary supplements following the EFSA's favourable opinion delivered in October 2013, and DFA approval of Quatrefolic® as a New Dietary Ingredient in 2010.

Quatrefolic® - the fourth-generation folate - offers improved water-solubility as well as optimal bioavailability compared with other forms of folic acid because it does not have to be metabolically converted and is thus immediately available for use by cells. Neither does it produce increased levels of unmetabolised folic acid, the potential long-term effects of which are still the subject of scientific debate and is therefore completely safe.

The conversion of folic acid into 5-methyltetrahydrofolate is mediated by the action of enzymes but these can become saturated when high levels of folic acid are ingested over long periods. Indeed, long-term supplementation with standard folic acid-based products may accelerate the development of cancer in people with pre-cancerous lesions or tumours. SuperFolate, therefore, represents a completely safe form of vitamin B9 with all the known properties of folates naturally present in the diet.

What are the benefits associated with SuperFolate?

The importance of B9 is well-established – the vitamin has been widely studied in young women and mothers-to-be in order to ensure healthy fetal development and reduce the risk of neural tube defects. Lack of vitamin B9 is recognised to be among the most common deficiencies and it is vital to ensure women of reproductive age have a regular and adequate intake.

Like methionine, folates are key elements in the DNA methylation cycle, also known as one-carbon metabolism, which is essential for normal cell function. Folates thus act as major coenzymes in the transfer of monocarbonated groups (CH3). They help protect against genetic aberrations which may lead to the development of cancer, and also help the body synthesise proteins which destroy cancerous cells. There is now conclusive proof that deficiency in folates and vitamin B12 affects methylation processes.

Combined with vitamin B12, folates also ensure that homocysteine is converted into methionine, which is essential for healthy cardiovascular function. It is, therefore, better to supplement with 5-methyltetrahydrofolate than folic acid because the former is available immediately to react with homocysteine and thus prevent hyperhomocysteinemia. Supplementing with SuperFolate will thus have benefits for:

  • Cardiovascular disease.
  • Colon cancer and polyps, as demonstrated in numerous epidemiological studies.
  • End-stage renal failure.
  • Diabetic neuropathy.
  • Problems of the central nervous system such as cognitive impairment, age-related memory loss and depression, due to improved transport across the blood-brain barrier.

SuperFolate is, therefore, the most active and safest form of vitamin B9, now available to buy at Supersmart. Each SuperFolate tablet contains 370mcg of Quatrefolic® providing 200 mcg of (6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid. Taking two tablets a day with meals can provide a powerful defence against various age-related diseases.

Buy SuperFolate for a safe intake of vitamin B9.

Composition
Daily dose: 2 tablets Number of doses per pack: 60 Amount per dose
(6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid (from 740mg of Quatrefolic® ((6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid, glucosamine salt) 400 mcg
Other ingredients: calcium carbonate, stearic acid, maltodextrin, sodium croscarmellose, shellac.
Quatrefolic®, Gnosis, Italie.
Directions for use
Adults. Take 2 tablets a day, or as advised by your therapist.
Each tablet contains 370 mcg of Quatrefolic® providing 200 mcg of (6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid.
4.5
4.4 /5 7 reviews
Description
5
5.0 / 5
Quality
5
4.7 / 5
Value for money
5
5.0 / 5

Reviews 7
Excellent
86 %
Great
0%
Average
0%
Poor
0%
Bad
14%

BRANCALEONI Marcel
5
Satisfait !
Akkaoui David lili
1
Très bon produit
LE COUR SERGE
5
Très bon produit!
MARÍA CAÑAS
5
Está muy bien este ácido fólico. Una forma más natural de tomar este complemento.
GOMEZ H.
5
très bon produit - je recommande
LE COUR SERGE
5
Je prends ce complément alimentaire depuis plusieurs années , j'en suis très satisfait.
Hernâni Teixeira
5
Uma super vitamina não só para gestantes

Synergy packs

SuperFolate Supplement
SuperFolate 200 mcg
A new generation of folic acid recognised as safe and effective by the EFSA and FDA
19.00 €(22.68 US$)
-40%
Hear Loss Formula Supplement
Hear loss formula
Intelligent formulation for combatting hearing problems
34.80 €58.00 €(41.54 US$)
Pack "Hear Loss Formula + Superfolate"
53.79 €(64.21 US$)
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter
and obtain a 5% permanent discount
Our selection of articles
A lack of potassium: how to recognise and prevent it

Potassium is an essential mineral, involved in nervous system and muscle function ... Suffice to say that a lack of potassium can quickly become a real risk to health. Here’s how to identify and correct such deficiency.

When should you take an iron supplement?

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), two billion people across the world suffer from anaemia, which means they’re deficient in iron. But when and why should you start taking iron supplements? Here we provide some possible answers.

What are the most common nutritional deficiencies?

In developed countries, the nutrients most often lacking in the diet are calcium, vitamin D, iron, magnesium, zinc and vitamin B12. Discover how such deficiencies can be easily addressed.

SuperFolate 200 mcg
-
+
19.00 €
(22.68 US$)
Add to basket
© 1997-2020 Supersmart.com® - All rights reserved
© 1997-2020 Supersmart.com®
All rights reserved
Nortonx
secure
Warning
ok