noun. a B vitamin that is used to treat pernicious anemia.
- B complex
- vitamin B
- vitamin B12
- B-complex vitamin
- vitamin B complex
- B vitamin
Sentences with cyanocobalamin
1. Noun, singular or mass
Vitamin B12 injections are often delivered in a man-made form of the vitamin known as cyanocobalamin.
The most common form of B12 supplements, such as Nature Made B12 1000, is cyanocobalamin which is chemically synthesized.
3. Verb, past participle
The most common B-12 supplement on the market is cyanocobalamin, which forms cyanide -- a neurotoxin -- as a byproduct.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
However, cyanocobalamin poses a slightly higher risk for kidney patients, so other forms such as methylcobalamin, hydroxocobalamin or adenosylcobalamin may be safer options.