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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 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 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Might: You can try it. Vitamin e is an antioxidant that does have other benefits and is known to decrease breast tenderness in women with fibrocystic breast ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Fete
Dr. Eric Fete answered
21 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Could: you don't need that much especially if you are eating a good plant rich diet. 400 IU a day is sufficient
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fine: Neither impacts your fertility. Taking a prenatal vitamin is good as the Folic Acid helps prevent certain birth defects.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: Yes but see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Possibly: Although there are studies showing that calcium and vitamin d slow the loss of bone after menopause, recent studies have been suggesting that taking c ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gloria Lopez
43 years experience in Pediatrics
No substantial proof: An article in the Journal of the A A of Dermatology (10/06) concluded: “the evidence that topical vitamin E alone improves the appearance of blemishes ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Singer
57 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes: There is no difference between sun and vitamin d3 as a source of vitamin d.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Probably not: There are 4 vitamins that can cause problems if you "overdose" on them. These are the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E, & K. ADEK for short. But 43 ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Some studies show,,: Benefit in polycystic breast disease, but most docs are not convinced!
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Fish oil ok; ? Vit E: Nutrition requirements for breast-feeding mothers are similar to those during pregnancy. Special attention to intake of protein, calcium, iron and vit ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience in Psychiatry
Prenatal vitamin: Your physician prescribed prenatal vitamin will give you what you and the fetus need for vit e and c. In addition, it is wise to add omega 3 fatty aci ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Still u should check with u r md!
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
27 years experience in Family Medicine
Vit D: 20 minutes of sunshine a day is important for vit d absorbtion. Need calcium as well. Your doctor needs to check you vit d level to decide what is th ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Not if mixed tocoph.: The hope study found that patients with CKD given 400 iu of vit e had somewhat increased risk of heart failure, but this study used Alpha tocopherol, ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Many cardiac conditions can be aggravated by vit d deficiency!
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Varies among doctors: Because vitamin d deficiency is very common, and taking extra vit.D is safe & easy to do, some doctors only check vit.D levels in patients with intest ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Wong
45 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Vit E and scar: Vitamin e has been effective for stopping the inflammatory trigger for fibroblast collagen production. This can be helpful to reduce the bulk of thic ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
44 years experience in Endocrinology
Cons win: B"sd the role of vitamin D supplementation is quite controversial and based on abundant research it seems to do little for just about everything to my ... Read More
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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