Question: Why are there other ingredients?
Answer: To achieve a powder format, the retinyl palmitate form of Vitamin A is coated with a starches such as dextrin.
synonyms: retinyl palmitate, vitamin A
What is Vitamin A Palmitate (Retinyl Palmitate)?
The palmitate form of vitamin A is readily absorbed which is why it’s the most popular format for vitamin A supplementation.
This form is also used in milk to replace the vitamin A lost during the removal of fat. Retinyl palmitate is also used in eye and skin care products.
Vitamin A Palmitate Benefits
Supplements and cosmetics sold with this ingredient tout eye and skin health benefits.
Powder Dosage and Instructions
Take 60 mg of Vitamin A Palmitate once daily for an equivalent 17500 IU dosage.
Vitamin A (as Palmitate), Dextrin, Modified Food Starch, and Sucrose.