Sterling Heights, MI
A 31-year-old female asked:

I am currently on the birth control yaz. my question is would the chances of blood clots increase if i were to start a vitamin k2 supplement?

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Dr. Navita Modi
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Not at all : It has no link with vit K2 ,so you can take both at same time
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Last updated Jan 10, 2018

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