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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Vitamins/ minerals.: yes - however, also insure that you have a nutritious diet.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
SAFE and ADVISABLE: The recommended daily intake is the amount that will prevent obvious deficiency symptoms in most healthy people. They have nothing to do with the opti ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Most likely-Yes: Certainly, all the meds, including vitamins and over the counter need to be discussed with her warfarin/coumadin coordinator. Vit k, especially, whic ... Read More
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Dr. J mark Rheudasil
37 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: Vit k containing vitamins should not be taken with coumadin--- which, is not an innocuous medication for a 93 year old patient. Make sure the risk of ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Any once a dayVit/mi: Any once a day vitamin with mineral like centrum What it says about Adderal is NO FOOD WITH VITAMIN C OR SUPPLEMENT 1HOUR BEFORE AND AFTER TAKING AD ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
43 years experience Pharmacology
Vitamins & Minerals: One of the major differences between vitamins and minerals is that minerals are generally inorganic compounds. On the other hand, vitamins are normal ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: You need no supplementary vitamins. Just eat a balanced diet and save your money.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Van der Harst
34 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Healthy diet: Vitamins and minerals are in our food, but most diets do not contain enough vitamin c, d, iodine, zinc, and calcium. Pregnancy can make even greater ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
A great many: Look it up in the library or on wikipedia on line.Everyone should have a nodding acquaitance with the importance of vitamins and minerals. They are th ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Cromwell
33 years experience Clinical Lipidology
Eat Well, 1 MVI (multivitamin) day: Most of our nutritional needs can be satisfied by eating a diet of fresh fruits, vegetables, and whole grains prepared with minimal processing. Severa ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Eat wisely!: You need to eat a balanced diet of lean protein, plenty of vegetables, fruits, complex carbohydrates, and healthy fats (omega-3's, monounsaturated fat ... Read More

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