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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Vitamin K: Phytonadione is the chemical name for "vitamin K". Vit K contains two natural vitamers: Vit K1 and Vit K2. To make things more complicated, Vit K2 i ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gloria Lopez
43 years experience 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 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: leafy green vegetables are a good source of vit k. it depends on the source.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Clotting: Vitamin k function: • vitamin k is necessary for normal blood clotting and synthesis of proteins found in plasma, bone, and kidneys. Vitamin k s ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cummings
38 years experience Neonatology
Green leafy foods: Vitamin k is found in many foods, including some grains and fruits, but the major source is green leafy vegetables, with kale, collards, spinach, swis ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Orally: For an adult. It is safe to give im for a newborn. It can also be safe im (intramuscular) for an adult if there is a bleeding problem and a more rapid ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peri Suzan Gunay
34 years experience Pediatrics
Jujube: No, green vegetables are a source of vitamin k. Jujube does, however, have alot of vitamin c, and when dried b vitamins (riboflavin and thiamine).
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Kalm
17 years experience Pediatrics
Bleeding: Vitamin k is a cofactor in humans' ability to clot. When we don't have enough we have the potential to have severe bleeding. That is why brand new bab ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: No it cannot.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Proper clotting: Vitamin k is required for the proper function of our clotting system. Failure to give newborns vitamin K ,makes them at risk of spontaneous hemorrhage ... Read More

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