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A 20-year-old female asked:

Can you take extra supplements along with a daily multi vitamin, or would that result in an unhealthy or unnecessary excess of certain vitamins?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Waste of money: A cheap daily multivitamin is intended to cover everybody in normal health even if they need a little more than the next person. The pricey vitamins are sold by people who are trying to mislead you. Don't reward them.

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Last updated Mar 21, 2013

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