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Cataract surgery vitamin b12

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Witlin
LASIK Surgery 46 years experience
Yes: If you are taking multivitamins or similar, you can certainly stay on them if you are going to have cataract surgery.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Yes: Yes. It is fine.
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Yes: B12 does not do any harm after cataract surgery
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Not doing any good: At a gfr of 40 taking large dose of B12 is not doing any harm, but not doing any good either. It is just lightening your aunt's wallet.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
Cobalt: There is a tiny cobalt ion in the middle of this huge molecule.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
B12: B12 injections are believed to boost energy, reduce stress symptoms & weight.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Vitamin B12: (cobalamin) supports development of myelin on nerves & red blood cells. It is sometimes called the "energy vitamin". REF: http://www.vitamins... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Lawson
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
No: This is a water soluble vitamin and the body will lose excess by urination. However moderation is an important rule of thumb and there is no reason to... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
Why?: If you think that you are B12 deficient, get it checked out. You don't take injections for fun or to "supply good health".
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Nothing.: None toxic and will simply be urinated out, after your body's stores are filled. I take 2500mcg/day! for years!
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
B12 deficiency: Vitamin B12 deficiency can cause many problems, including anemia (along with folate (folic acid) deficiency); fatigue; weakness; weight loss; and neur... Read More

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