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A 41-year-old member asked:

What happens if an adult eats an entire bottle of children's gummy vitamins?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Little: You will probably get a sugar hit as gummie vitamins are sugar based. Most of the vitamins will immediately get excreted in your urine after they are picked up by your body stores. You will almost certainly have no detectable effects.

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