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A 50-year-old female asked:

I read supplements cause heart failure, is that true? i take 6 diff. vitamins everyday some are dr's orders. is it bad for you? tyvm

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
More info needed?: There are many types of vitamins, minerals & herbals that a person may take . Each has their own potential side effects. Mixing some herbals together, especially had high dose - can cause problems. Mixing particular supplements with specific medications can have potentially negative effects. Some supplements should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. In general vitamins are not
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
bad for your health. Like everything else in life - one should educate themself about what they ace considering useing & use in moderation. Be well.
Oct 14, 2017
Last updated Oct 15, 2017
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