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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Vitamin A: not used to treat acne

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Vitamin a in large doses can be toxic and lead to a condition called pseudotumor cerebri. It is reversible with decreasing dosage of vit a. Pseuotumor ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Retinoid: You are likely referring to a derivative of vit A called retinoids which works for many people with acne. Topical or oral vitamin A would not do the j ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Colored vegetables: The precursors to vitamin are in higher concentrations in colored vegetables, especially carrots. Liver also concentrates vitamin a and extracts of l ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
A&E foods: Vitamin a foods: papaya, mangoes, green peas, tomatoes, peaches, red peppers, fort. Milk, egg yolks, fort. Oatmeal. Vitamin e foods: sunflow ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
23 years experience Integrative Medicine
Orange: Just eat lots of orange colored fruit and vegetables. Those are highest in beta carotene which is converted to vit a.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
See list below : Vitamin a: liver, vitamin a fortified milk and dairy products, butter, whole milk, cheese, egg yolk. Provitamin a: carrots, leafy green vegetables, ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience Family Medicine
Vitamin A: Helps with eyesight. However it is one of the few vitamins that can be toxic if you take too much. Please do not exceed the daily recommended dosage ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
No effect: On the sinuses.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Sources of vit A: https://draxe.com/top-10-vitamin-foods/

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