Choline: A Syrup included in the B-complex
vitamins. Crucial in the metabolism of fat this compound is often used to treat
Choline is the basic component of acetycholine, an
essential neurotransmitter. Choline also combines with inositol to form
Choline prevents the build up of fat in the liver and
assists with the movement of fats in cells.
Sources are organ meats like liver, brains and kidneys,
egg yolk, wheat germ and brewer's yeast.
Choline is used as a base for many cosmetic products and
occurs in both plant and animal products and is widely used to feed poultry and
other animals. Although it can be free it is often in combination with lectithin.