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Vitamins Lewiston ME

See below for local vitamin shops that sell vitamins in Lewiston, ME and get access to vitamins supplements, minerals supplements, vitamin B complex, liquid vitamins, fat-soluble vitamins, water-soluble vitamins, multivitamins, natural vitamin supplements, as well as advice and content on vegetarian diet.

Axis Natural Foods
(207) 782-3348
250 Center St
Auburn, ME
 
Jill A Young
(207) 783-0933
Sabattus, ME
 
Nezinscot Farm
(207) 225-3231
284 Turner Ctr Rd
Turner, ME
 
Source Inc
(207) 729-1107
7 Industrial Pkwy
Brunswick, ME
 
Royal River Natural Foods
(207) 865-0046
443 US Route 1
Freeport, ME
 
General Nutrition Center
(207) 795-6065
550 Center St
Auburn, ME
 
Young Jill A
(207) 622-0695
Sabattus, ME
 
General Nutrition Center
(207) 721-0094
147 Bath Rd
Brunswick, ME
 
Morning Glory Natural Foods
(207) 729-0546
60 Maine St
Brunswick, ME
 
Fare Share Co-Op Store
(207) 743-9044
443 Main St
Norway, ME
 

Behavioral Effects of Some Vitamin Deficiencies

 Depression 

Nutrition and Diet

Diet

Drink

Eat

Meals

Suggested Meal Plan

Daily dosages:

Vitamins

Behavioral Effects of Some Vitamin Deficiencies

Vitamin B1 (thiamine)

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)

Vitamin B3 (niacin)

Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine)

Vitamin B-12

Folic Acid

Inositol

Vitamin C

Vitamin E

Minerals

Calcium and magnesium

Chromium

Selenium

Iron

Zinc

Amino Acids

DL-phenylalanine (DLPA)

Melatonin

S-adenosyl- L-methionine (SAM or SAMe)

Trimethylglycine (TMG)

Tyrosine

Serotonin and Tryptophan

5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP)

Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Evening primrose oil

Vitamins

It is clear that nutrition can powerfully influence cognition, emotion, and behavior. It is also clear that the effects of classical nutritional deficiency diseases upon mental function constitute only a small part of a rapidly expanding list of interfaces between nutrition and the mind. ..Even in the absence of laboratory validation of nutritional deficiencies, numerous studies utilizing rigorous scientific designs have demonstrated impressive benefits from nutritional supplementation.

Melvin Werbach, M.D.: Nutritional Influences on Mental Illness, Third Lane Press
Deficiency of nutrients can alter brain function and lead to depression, anxiety, and other mental disorders. Nutrient deficiencies can have a profound influence on the brain and mood.

Deficient Vitamin Behavioral Effects
Thiamin (B1) Korsakoff's psychosis, mental depression, apathy, anxiety, irritability 
Riboflavin (B2) Depression, irritability 
Niacin (B3) Apathy, anxiety, depression, hyperirritability, mania, memory deficits, delirium, organic dementia, emotional lability 
Biotin Depression, extreme lassitude, somnolence
Pantothenic acid Restlessness, irritability, depression, fatigue
Pyridoxine (B6) Depression, irritability, sensitivity to sound
Folic acid Forgetfulness, insomnia, apathy, irritability, depression, psychosis, delirium, dementia 
Vitamin B 12 Psychotic states, depression, irritability, confusion, memory loss, hallucinations, delusions, paranoia
Vitamin C Lassitude, hypochondriasis, depression, hysteria

Source: M. Murray and J. Pizzorno: Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, Prima Publishing

It is essential that you get adequate amounts of all vitamins and minerals in order to maintain good health and emotional stability. Following are the nutrients that are associated with depression and other mood problems.

Vitamin B1 (thiamine)

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