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Inositol


Inositol

Mechanism
Inositol is one of the Vitamin B complex factors
lipotropic in its effect, and is closely related to choline.
Inositol is a simple isomer of glucose
Inositol is a key metabolic precursor in the phosphatidylinositol cycle
phosphatidylinositol cycle is a 2nd messenger system for many neurotransmitters
serotonin receptors
inositol is required for proper formation of cell membranes.
It affects nerve transmission and helps in transporting fats within the body.

Doseage
inositol in doses of 6 g/day and 12 g/day is a potential treatment for depression
18 g/day of inositol for obsessive-compulsive disorder

Therapeutics
Depression, Panic, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

 

 

 

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