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is it possible to get too much vitamin c from diet alone?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Vitamin C & diet: Our bodies excrete excess vitamin C, even in supplement form. So, no problem. Acidic content may be upsetting for stomach however. Peace and good health.
Answered on Jun 27, 2016

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