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Is it safe to take a multivitamin supplement and a calcium supplement everyday?

Is it safe to take a multivitamin supplement and a calcium supplement everyday?

Yes: Yes, watch though for the contents of your multi vitamin as you want to avoid over exposure to any vitamin or trace element that can be present also in your calcium pill. ...Read more

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Dr. Randy Baker
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Supplements (Definition)

A dietary supplement, also known as food supplement or nutritional supplement, is a preparation intended to supplement the diet and provide nutrients, such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, fatty acids, or amino acids, that may be missing or may not be consumed in sufficient quantities in a person's diet. Some countries define dietary supplements as foods, while ...Read more


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Is it safe to take a folic acid supplement along with a regular multivitamin?

Is it safe to take a folic acid supplement along with a regular multivitamin?

Yes!: Yes, it is often taken in addition. Some women at high risk of certain birth defects are advised to take even higher doses of Folic Acid to decrease the risk. The vitamin is water soluble so any extra will wash out of the body easily. There are no harmful risks even in pregnancy. Only benefits. ...Read more

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How safe is it to take a vitamin a supplement?

How safe is it to take a vitamin a supplement?

Vitamin A: Vitamin a supplements are usually safe. Excessive vitamin a theoretically can affect/hurt your liver. Patients with retinitis pigmentosa take mega-doses of vit a often without side effect. The best way to get your vitamins is through a natural, green leafy veggie diet. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take biotin, iron and a multi vitamin daily?

Is it okay to take biotin, iron and a multi vitamin daily?

Yes but why iron?: This is safe in terms of not having excessive doses of any but few men need to take iron- iron is a pro-oxidant. Other than young children, i only advise iron supplements to menstruating women. Generally men can get adequate iron from diet and excess iron intake increases risk of heart disease and cancer so unless you know you are deficient in iron i would not supplement with it! ...Read more

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Is it safe to take magnesium oxide every day as a supplement?

Is it safe to take magnesium oxide every day as a supplement?

Magnesium supplement: Healthy adults who eat varied diet generally do not need to take magnesium supplement.If your diet is erratic or if your magnesium level in blood is low than you can take a supplement .The dose is usually 5 to 10 times the body weight in kilogrammes. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a vitamin b supplement, a vitamin d supplement, and a multivitamin all at the same time?

Do not over do it: Most what you take if above normal use goes in the urine and if it is too much could have some side effects. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a womens multivitamin and then a biotin pill?

Is it safe to take a womens multivitamin and then a biotin pill?

Yes: Yes, it is perfectly safe to take a multivitamin and additional biotin. Biotin is very non-toxic and safe to take in high amounts. ...Read more

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Is it a good thing to take amino acid supplements?

Is it a good thing to take amino acid supplements?

No one knows: Rather than take supplements, eat real food. In this case, animal protein, eggs, beans/legumes, nuts & soy have a full complement of amino acids. So eat a variety of these foods. Check out http://choosemyplate.gov/food-groups/protein-foods.html. ...Read more

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Would it be healthy for me to take a multivitamin and a vitamin E supplement?

Would it be healthy for me to take a multivitamin and a vitamin E supplement?

Yes, in fact wise: Most multivitamins only have 30 iu of vitamin e, which is the rda, but many nutrition experts advise taking 400-800 iu/day. It is important to take a natural e with mixed tocopherols- there is a good deal of research showing the benefits of natural e (d-alpha tocopherol) but synthetic e (dl-alpha tocopehol) appears to be hazardous. If your mulitvit. Has synthetic e switch to a different one! ...Read more

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Is it ok to take biotin, b-12, antioxidant supplement and a multi vitamin?

A good multivitamin: has all of those. It if always preferable to take one pill instead of a slew of pills. You could take a multivitamin and the supplement.. But do your research on multivitamins which have all of them. Try Whole Foods store. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a prenatal vitamin along with a B12 vitamin and cranberry supplement every day?

Is it safe to take a prenatal vitamin along with a B12 vitamin and cranberry supplement every day?

Sure.: These may increase your appetite slightly, but i see no reason for concern. You may want even higher Folic Acid supplementation at 1-5 mg daily (pnv have 0.4-0.8 mg per pill) in order to prevent preterm birth, fetal cardiac and neural tube defects. ...Read more

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Multivitamin (Definition)

Multivitamin is a vitamin which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more


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Mvi (Definition)

MVI is a vitamin which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more