Cyto B12 is a medical food designed for dietary management in patients affected by mitochondrial or metabolic disorders. As a source of cobalamin in the form of hydroxocobalamin, Cyto B12 supplies a highly effective, naturally occurring precursor of the B12 coenzymes. Refer to the FAQs page to learn more about this unflavored, enteral liquid.
Research supports the optimal absorption of hydroxocobalamin by the body, as well as its longer period of circulation compared to other B12 formulations (such as cyanocobalamin or methylcobalamin).
Available for purchase only on behalf of individuals under medical supervision and current medical care, Cyto B12 is allergen-tested at no detectable level (NDL) for eggs, dairy, fish, crustacean, soy, corn, gluten, tree nuts, and peanut. It is also free of GMOs.
Solace Nutrition realizes that in many cases, especially when using our medical foods for managing specific medical conditions, more in-depth knowledge may be required. Please contact one of our customer service experts immediately if this applies. We gladly offer one-on-one assistance for those who need it before utilizing Cyto B12 most effectively for each individual patient.
How much Cyto B12 should I take each day?
Daily intake should be determined by your healthcare professional specializing in mitochondrial or metabolic disorders. Dosing is based on age, body weight and the metabolic condition of the patient.
What type of Vitamin B12 is used in Cyto B12?
The Vitamin B12 in Cyto B12 is hydroxocobalamin and is made from hydroxocobalamin acetate.
How much Vitamin B12 is in one bottle?
The bottle contains 30mL of liquid and each mL contains 1mg of hydroxocobalamin.
Is there a dispensing syringe in the bottle?
Yes, each box contains a dropper and dispensing syringe.
Does Cyto B12 contain allergens?
It is tested allergen-free for egg, milk, fish, crustacean, soy, corn, gluten, tree nuts, and peanut. It’s also GMO-free
How should I consume Cyto B12?
It can be consumed either orally or tube feeding. Using the dispensing syringe, measure the recommended amount of Cyto B12. Consume directly by mouth or add to juices, beverages or sprinkle on top of or mix with food. For tube feeding, measure the needed amount and mix into the formula.
Can Cyto B12 be tube fed?
Yes, the liquid will readily blend into formulas.
How should Cyto B12 be stored?
Unopened bottles should be kept in a cool, dry place. Reseal opened bottles, store in a cool location and use within 3 months.
What are the ingredients in Cyto B12?
Purified water, Hydroxocobalamin Acetate, Glycerine, Potassium Sorbate.
Is Cyto B12 flavored?
Does Cyto B12 contain artificial preservatives?
How does Cyto B12 taste?
This product has slight sweet taste.
Is Cyto B12 nutritionally complete?
No, it contains only hydroxocobalamin, sodium and bicarbonate. It is not a source of macronutrients or other vitamins and minerals. Cyto B12 should not be used as a sole source of nutrition.