PABA (Para Amino Benzoic Acid)
IMPORTANCE: PABA (Para Amino Benzoic Acid) is an anti-oxidant which helps in the formation of red blood cells. It aids in the maintenance of healthy intestinal flora; acts as a coenzyme in the breakdown and utilization of protein. It may restore gray hair to its original color if the graying was caused by stress or a nutritional deficiency. It protects against second hand smoke, ozone, and other air pollutants. It reduces inflammation caused by arthritis; improves flexibility and helps keep skin smooth. PABA (Para Amino Benzoic Acid) has been used to prevent and reverse accumulation of abnormal fibrous tissue, as occurs in various connective tissue diseases.
DEFICIENCY SYMPTOMS: May cause extreme fatigue, eczema, irritability, depressions, nervousness, constipation, headaches, digestive disorders, hair turning prematurely gray.