vitamin B2

noun

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Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web But researchers do know that these cells require molecules that come from the process of producing riboflavin, or vitamin B2, in the body to develop and multiply. Kate Ann Markey, The Conversation, 13 July 2022 Similarly, multivitamins typically contain riboflavin, or vitamin B2, which causes your urine to turn bright yellow when it is cleared. Tom Anchordoquy, The Conversation, 17 June 2022 Some studies have shown that regularly taking vitamin B2 supplements might help stave off migraines in some people. Lisa Bain, Good Housekeeping, 23 July 2021 And more than a few beauty insiders swear by Grown Alchemist's Hair Complex, an organic hair-growth supplement that also contains follicle-feeding silica, along with repairing riboflavin and vitamin B2. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, 1 June 2021 Nutritional deficiencies in vitamins B2, B12, and B6 can be part of the problem, Dr. Ilyas says. Shanon Maglente, Good Housekeeping, 16 Mar. 2020 Almonds are especially high in vitamin B2, which helps produce anti-stress hormones, and have tons of magnesium, which supports a relaxed mind and body and promote nervous-system health. Kimberly Wilson, Essence, 2 May 2020 Other chlorophyll supplements should be explored as well as vitamin B2. Annie Lane, oregonlive, 21 Mar. 2020 But the authors also concluded that, apart from vitamin B2, levels of these vitamins were so low to begin with that milk wasn’t an important dietary source of them. Vitti Allender, Quartz, 13 Oct. 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1928, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of vitamin B2 was in 1928

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“Vitamin B2.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vitamin%20B2. Accessed 20 Aug. 2022.

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Medical Definition

vitamin B2

noun

Last Updated: 20 Jul 2022

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