Vitamin A | Retinol

Vitamin A is an essential nutrient and fat-soluble vitamin. In nature it occurs in the forms of retinol, 3-dehydroretinol, and as provitamins α-, β, and γ-carotene, from which retinol is formed via biosynthesis.

‍‍Vitamin A contributes to:

  • Normal iron metabolism
  • The maintenance of normal mucous membranes, skin, and vision
  • Normal function of the immune system
  • Vitamin A also plays a role in the process of cell specialization

Vitamin A is a natural component of the ingredients in ManaPowder and ManaDrink. We also add it in the form of retinol acetate. Precise information on the quantity of vitamin A in ManaPowder Origin can be found here. Precise information on the quantity of vitamin A in ManaDrink Origin can be found here.

Mana is nutritionally complete food. Enjoy it as part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

Sources:

FAO (1998) Vitamin and mineral requirements in human nutrition : report of a joint FAO/WHO expert consultation, Bangkok, Thailand.
Online: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/42716/9241546123.pdf;jsessionid=B2002456BACDAF0BF79173EFFC7D8A3B?sequence=1

Clinical studies:

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.2903/j.efsa.2009.1221/epdf