A 43-year-old female asked:
I can't absorb b12.i get injections.im taking centrum for
women.can i absorb the other vitamins okay.chemist said they will work fine. i hope so...
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Pathology 51 years experience
Yes: Vitamin B12 is a special situation. Unless you have malabsorpton of foods in general, you should absorb other vitamins normally.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
3.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Holistic Medicine 42 years experience
3.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jan 16, 2015
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.