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Why Do Vitamin B12 Supplements Contain Cyanide?

What's cyanide doing in vitamin B12 supplements, and is it doing the body any good,  or possibly harm?  Unknown to most consumers, cyanide is found in a wide range of vitamins and foods in a form known as cyanocobalamin. Fortunately the cyanide has a very low potential to do harm because it is organically bound to cobalamin (vitamin b12) -- that is, as long as everything is working correctly and that person hasn't already been burdened with environmental chemical exposures from cyanide, and related xenobiotic compunds.  Read more...

 

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