February 6, 2016


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What other names is Pantethine known by?

Bis-pantothenamidoethyl disulfide, D-bis-(N-Pantothenyl-B-aminoethyl)-disulfide, D-Pantethine, D-Pantéthine, Pantéthine, Pantetheine, Pantethine Octahydrate, Pantetina, Pantomin, Pantosin.

What is Pantethine?

Pantethine is a dietary supplement that is related to the vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid).

Possibly Effective for...

  • Lowering cholesterol and triglycerides.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Reducing risk of heart and circulatory disease, improving adrenal function, treating cystinosis (a genetic disease), improving athletic performance, and preventing allergy symptoms in people allergic to formaldehyde.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).

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