A member asked:

Is it ok to take 400 iu of vitamin e if i have had a heart attack and chf? i have taken vitamin e for yrs and wanted to make sure it was ok.

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Dr. Rashed Hasan answered

Specializes in Pediatric Critical Care

the HOPE trial did not demonstrate any cardiovascular benefits from vitamin E, rather in women risk of adverse effects was more likely. A balanced diet should provide enough vitamin E for most individuals.

Answered Jul 7, 2015



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