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Ribose facts for kids

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Ribose is a five-carbon sugar. It is found in RNA (ribonucleic acid).

D-Ribose is taken as a herbal supplement. Victims of fibromyalgia often report reduced pain and increased energy with little or no side effects.

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Ribosa para niños

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