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Vitamin e deficiency medication

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
No: It is a supplement for a product that your body gets naturally in ordinary dietary intake. 400 iu is not a risky level and might give your body some ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Rare: Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. I... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Mostly neurological: Symptoms of vit e deficiency include poor balance ; coordination, peripheral neuropathy, muscle weakness and damage to the retina of the eye. Vit e de... Read More
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Rare: Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. I... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Vitamin E def: I would take Vitamin E but discuss with the Dr who made Dx as different causes have different treatments.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Rare: Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. I... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Unlikely: Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. I... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mila McManus
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Very common: In my opinion, it's virtually impossible these days to get all the nutrients we need from food. Our produce is deficient due to farming and harvesting... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Yes and no: Severe vitamin E deficiency can cause ataxia, but there are many causes not associated with vitamin e.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 30 years experience
No: No link between vitamin E deficiency & erectile dysfunction in human males, just male rats. Check out http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/22280834.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Yes: Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. I... Read More

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