Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

haliborange vitamin c

A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Diet: Diet with foods with Iron is a great way to absorb Iron. Good sources of Iron include shellfish, spinach, legumes, red meat, pumpkin seeds, quinoa, t ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Sure?: It depends what you are trying to help. If you have scurvy, definitely. If you have a cold, possibly. If you have a malignancy, probably not.
Dr. Steven Charlap
37 years experience Holistic Medicine
Necessary: Vitamin c is one of the thirteen essential vitamins the body needs to function properly. The best sources are citrus fruits, kiwi, broccoli, etc. It c ... Read More
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
OnlyIf Deficient: Vitamin C will help if you are deficient due to not getting daily requirement through your food.Since there are sommany sources of vitamin d including ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
47 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: The best source of vitamin C is a healthy diet consisting of lots of fruits and vegetables. Taking a pill won't substitute for eating healthy. Thanks ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Controversial!: I believe 300mg per day is enough. Some physicians believe that 1000mg/day is ok. I disagree!
A female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Many fruits & vegies: Top sources of vitamin c include fruits, especially citrus, papayas, kiwi, strawberries, goji & acai berries, and vegetables, especially peppers, broc ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Vitamin C: half-life is 12 hours. So, take a does in the morning and again in the evening. Peace and good health.
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
28 years experience Ophthalmology
For what?: Vitamin c really does prevent scurvy and help your immune system. It helps in growth and repair of tissues. Did you have a specific question?
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Mathew
58 years experience Cardiology
No: As vit c is water soluble and excess will be excreted in the urine!
1
1 thank
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aasim Sehbai
24 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Vit c: Fresh fruits and vegetables most of them contain vit c! esp tomatoes, oranges, tangerine, lemon, lime, strawberry, blueberry, potatoes, mangoes, kiwi, ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Vitamin C: Your body will eliminate any excess vitamin C that your body doesn't use, so health risk would be minimal. Excessive Vitamin C intake in supplement fo ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
24/7 visits
$15 per month