If you do a Google search for “vitamin B17”, you will come upon many articles and blog posts about this “vitamin” and its association to an alternative form cancer therapy or treatment.
What is Vitamin B17 (aka Laetril and Amygladlin)?
“Laetrile is the patented drug made from the natural compound amygdalin, found in the seeds of many fruits, such as apricot, plum and peach pits, apple seeds, and quince, as well as in almonds. Laetrile is also known as Amigdalina B-17 or vitamin B17, although there is very little evidence it warrants classification as a vitamin. Amygdalin contains glucose, benzaldehyde, and cyanide.
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