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A 19-year-old female asked:

can b12 be treated with food and is it good to take vitamins sweets for it or is it just tablets and injections?

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Dr. Robert Wilson
Addiction Medicine 46 years experience
Injections: Most people get plenty of B-12 from their diet. A few with pernicious anemia lack a factor that helps absorb B 12 and require injections to get the vitamin they need.

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