Holocarboxylase Synthetase Deficiency Medication

Updated: Nov 03, 2015
  • Author: Karl S Roth, MD; Chief Editor: Luis O Rohena, MD, MS, FAAP, FACMG  more...
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Medication

Essential coenzymes

Class Summary

Essential coenzymes are organic substances the body requires in small amounts for various metabolic processes. Biotin is a coenzyme for 4 carboxylases.

Biotin (Vitamin H)

Water-soluble B vitamin that is important in metabolism of energy derived from food. Daily administration is essential to maintain metabolic equilibrium.