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Last Updated : May 13,2021

विटामिन बी 3 और नियासीन युक्त - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Vitamin B3 Niacin recipes in Hindi)
વિટામિન બી ૩ નિઆસિન રેસિપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Vitamin B3 Niacin recipes in Gujarati)

What is Vitamin B3, Niacin?

Vitamin B3 or Niacin is a water-soluble vitamin which include both nicotinic acid and nicotinamide. It has many robust health benefits. It works in close association with vitamin B1 (thiamine) and vitamin B2 (riboflavin) in cell metabolism and helps in energy synthesis.

7 Benefits of Vitamin B3, Niacin

1. Helps in cell metabolism and helps in energy synthesis.
2. Brain functioning and improving mental health
3. Healthy skin formation and thus preventing wrinkles and skin diseases
4. Maintaining healthy nervous system
5. Treating high blood cholesterol levels
6. Reducing high blood pressure
7. Treating diabetes

Want to include them in your diet?  Try making these ingredients a must add-on to your diet.

Foods rich in Vitamin B3, Niacin

  Food Ingredient Niacin content (mg/100 gm)
1. Roasted groundnuts 19.9
2. Sesame seeds 14.3
3. Barley 5.4
4. Broken wheat (dalia) 4.8
5. Sunflower seeds 4.5
6. Almond 4.4
7. Wheat flour 4.3
8. Rice flakes (poha) 4.0
9. Jowar 3.1
10. Toovar dal 2.9
11. Chick peas (kabuli chana) 2.9
12. Green moong dal 2.4
13. Bajra 2.3
14. Whole moong 2.1
15. Rice 1.9
16. Lotus stem (kamalkadi) 1.9
17. Walnut 1.0


A nutritious diet which comprises of variety of whole cereals, pulses and healthy nuts doesn’t lead vitamin B3 deficiency. However in extreme cases the deficiency is termed as Pellagra. Symptoms of vitamin B3 deficiency include fatigue, weakness, skin problems, diarrhea and sometimes depression.

Make the utmost benefit of our tried and tested recipes shared herewith to ensure your daily intake of vitamin B3.

A word of caution! Since vitamin B3 is a water soluble vitamin, when cooking with grains, pulses and dals, do not wash them too many times. This would result in loss of vitamin B3 in the drained out water.

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Recipe# 41134
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 by Tarla Dalal
The Almond, Berry and Coconut Cake is a dashing treat for the palate, with its melt-in-the-mouth texture and splendid flavour. This unique cake is made with almond flour, coconut, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds and honey, unlike run-of-the-mill cakes that are made with maida and sugar. Your body ....
Almond Bhakri, Gluten Free Almond Bhakri
Recipe# 41121
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 41175
24 May 21

 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 41679
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by Tarla Dalal
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Almond Honey Cinnamon Milk, Healthy Vegan Breakfast Recipe
Recipe# 42189
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Almond Milk, Homemade Pure Almond Milk
Recipe# 40984
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Bajra and Cauliflower Roti
Recipe# 22219
10 Feb 21

by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 1439
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Bajra Roti
Recipe# 3892
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Recipe# 33997
10 Feb 21

 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 42771
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 42305
27 Nov 19

 by Tarla Dalal
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Groundnut Tikkis
Recipe# 22448
23 Sep 19

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 by Tarla Dalal
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Healthy Peanut Almond Milk Oatmeal, for Breakfast
Recipe# 41697
31 Mar 19

 by Tarla Dalal
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Jowar Bajra Garlic Roti
Recipe# 38880
23 Jan 21

by Tarla Dalal
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Low Salt Green Pea and Basil Soup, Low Salt Recipe
Recipe# 22311
07 Jul 12

 by Tarla Dalal
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Masoor Dal with Spinach, Protein Rich Recipes
Recipe# 33249
30 Mar 21

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Mini Nachni and Bajra Khakhra
Recipe# 5685
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Recipe# 7445
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 42149
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Palak Khichdi
Recipe# 40922
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Palak Toovar Dal ( Calcium Rich Recipe)
Recipe# 4804
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 by Tarla Dalal
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Peanut Butter Banana Multigrain Toast Healthy Breakfast
Recipe# 42816
15 Dec 20

 by Tarla Dalal
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Recipe# 41000
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