Nutrition Facts Label:
Carrots, raw food factsUSDA SR27 Database Food #11124 category vegetable Food Products Common Name: Includes USDA commodity food A099 Refuse Desc: 11
Current Multiple = 1
This food, briefly described as CARROTS,RAW, supplies an extra generous amount of the following vitamins, minerals and nutrients:
Histidine is the 1st of 9 essential amino acids Isoleucine is the 2nd of 9 essential amino acids Threonine is the 3rd of 9 essential amino acids Lysine is the 8th of 9 essential amino acids Cystine
Fiber, total dietary Function: Adequate fiber improves laxation. Reduces the risk of coranary heart disease. Helps maintain normal blood glucose levels.
Total Sugars should not exceed 25% of calorie intake Sucrose
Calcium, Ca, is the essential role in blood clotting, muscle contraction, nerve transmission, bone and tooth formation Potassium, K, maintains cell function. Potassium blunts the rise in blood pressure due to excess sodium intake and decrease recurrence of kidney stones
Vitamin A, RAE is required for normal vision, gene expression, reduction, embryonic development and immune function (Vitamin A, IU) Vitamin B-6 is a coenzyme to metabolize amino acids, glycogen and sphingoid bases. Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) is a chain-breaking antioxidant. Niacin is a coenzyme in metabolism of Carbohydrates and branched amino acids. Pantothenic acid is a coenzyme in fatty acid metabolism.
Carotene, beta Carotene, alpha Alanine Glutamic acid