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A 30-year-old female asked:

I've been drinking fresh fruit and vegetable juices and also started with supplements. can someone have too much antioxidant intake?

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Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
Surgery - Plastics 18 years experience
No: The good thing about antioxidants is that the body can filter the excess. It is like vitamin c. The body will just filter it out. Now, that being said if you were to take massive amounts anything is possible and it may not be good for you.
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