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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience in Family Medicine
Vit e skin: Yes , this is safe and is absorbed well by the skin.

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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Many things: As an antioxidant, vit. E may protect against cancer & alzheimer's & is famous for preventing heart disease. Research is contradictory; negative studi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Many foods!: Vitamin e refers to a group of eight fat-soluble compounds that include both tocopherols. There are many forms of vitamin e, of which γ-tocopherol is ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Lewis
30 years experience in Pediatrics
Green veggies: Some of the most rich source of vitamin E are in green veggies - spinach, kale & collard greens, swiss chard, mustard greens and broccoli. Red bell ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Not sure: The only distinction I am aware of is the difference between dl-alpha tocopherol and d-alpha-tocopherol. I always remeber the best one this way dl = ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff McFadden
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes.: Vitamin E (tocopherol) is a fat-soluable nutrient and antioxidant. It is naturally oily which is what makes it fat-soluable. Thus, yes Vit E oil can ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
no problem: Vitamin d does come with an expiration date as do most over the counter vitamins. If the capsules are intact and look golden yellow, they are not har ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abby Caplin
39 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Get new: It's not that expensive, and any oil can become rancid over time. Best to get fresh.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Yes: Vit e oil can go rancid.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience in Neurology
Yes: For a more thorough discussion please visit the website for the linus pauling institute through oregon health sciences. The most important issue is t ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience in Nuclear Medicine
Vitamin D deficiency: People with ulcerative colitis, especially those who take corticosteroids, often have low levels of vitamin d and are at risk for osteoporosis.Many pe ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
No better or worse: When it comes to multivitamins & mineral supplements, you don't need fancy labels & brands. Yes, there are claims re solubility etc but bottom ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: The expiration date will be on the container.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
A & D- very rare: One can only overdose on fat soluble vitamins (a, d, e) except vit. B6 (which should be limited to 250 mg/day). But it takes huge amounts to overdose ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Vitamins: Most physicians will tell you that the average diet in the usa provides you with all the vitamins you need. Others will endorse using vitamin e supple ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes, but....: It also prevents skin aging and skin cancer. I would use sunblock and supplemental vitamin d3!
A female asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Ok to take together.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience in Geriatrics
No: As long as you have good health, no gastritis and no condition than can bet worst with any of those vitamins it is acceptable to take them if you can ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience in Endocrinology
For most people: Yes it is. Even 2000 of d3 a day or high is generally safe, but always a good idea to discuss with your doctor before starting any new medication, eve ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes and no: Severe vitamin E deficiency can cause ataxia, but there are many causes not associated with vitamin e.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Vitamins and HPV: Vitamins as supplements will have absolutely no effect on HPV. You can however take the supplements you indicated, although a single multivitamin a da ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Not fine: Every single one of these is a waste of money. Some con-man is stealing your money. There is NO BENEFIT from any of them.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Calcium does interfere with Erythromycin so be sure to avoid milk and calcium containing products within about 1 hour of taking the erythromycin.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
All multivitamins: Pretty much all the daily multivitamins contain vitamin b12. When you go to the pharmacy or grocery store, just read the label. You may also ask your ... Read More
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