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Men are adult members of the male sex. The acropnym men also stands for multiple endocrine neoplasia, a hereditary condition that involves benign and malignant tumors of various glands. There are two main types, men ...Read more


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What are the side effects of usana vitamins?

What are the side effects of usana vitamins?

Nobody truly knows: If it is an herbal product or a vitamin supplement, but not a real medication approved by the FDA, then it is probably not tested for interactions and side effects in the way that real medicines are tested. That means nobody truly knows what the safety level or the side effects are. If one hears of some interaction or thinks she is getting a side effect, she can visit her primary care doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking too many vitamins?

What are the side effects of taking too many vitamins?

Pseudotumor Cerebri: Too much vitamin a or vitamin d gets stored in the body and increases the pressure of the cerebrospinal fluid on the brain, causing a condition called pseudotumor cerebri. It can be a life threatening condition. All things including vitamins in moderation. ...Read more

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Can there be any side effects of using multi vitamin tablets?

Can there be any side effects of using multi vitamin tablets?

Side Effects: Side effects of taking a multivitamin include an upset stomach, headache or
unpleasant taste in your mouth. If you take it right before bedtime, it could cause some sleep problems. Most people do not notice any difficulties when taking vitamins. If you take too many, one can have more serious side effects. Take the vitamin as directed on the bottle. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are possible side effects to the B12 vitamin?

Could you tell me what are possible side effects to the B12 vitamin?

Nerve effects: Reported side effects to B12 vitamin include anxiety, itching, diarrhea, muscle pain, but the frequency is different with each person. In general it is really difficult to take toxic doses of vit B12 since it is a water based vitamin and the body only absorbs and stores what it needs. ...Read more

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What are some of the side effects of taking a whole bottle of vitamins at once?

What are some of the side effects of taking a whole bottle of vitamins at once?

This could cause: Real problems with fat soluble vitamins. Don't know the specific vitamins contained in the pills. ...Read more

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Do you know of side effects if I take vitamins and medication at the same time?

Do you know of side effects if I take vitamins and medication at the same time?

Yes: The absorption of some medications, like thyroid medications and some antibiotic will be blocked by taking calcium with it. You should always tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking supplements so they can advise you of potential medication interactions. ...Read more

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Do alive vitamins have any side effects? Are they better than other traditional vitamins?

Do alive vitamins have any side effects? Are they better than other traditional vitamins?

Should be fine: From reading their ads, they are multivitamin tablets mixed in with extract of a large number of plants (oranges, marigolds, horsetail grass, a dozen different mushrooms) to make them glitzy so that people will pay a lot more. If your personal physician thinks they offer any advantage beyond glamor, I would be surprised. I feel a daily vitamin supplement's worthwhile, others here don't. Cheers. ...Read more

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I would like to know the side effects of the vitamin Biotin. I read it is good for you but could be harmful. What is your opinion?

I would like to know the side effects of the vitamin Biotin. I read it is good for you but could be harmful. What is your opinion?

Very safe but...: Biotin is considered very safe and non-toxic in even very high doses. However, there are reports of high doses (over 2500 mcg/day) causing acne in some, but I am unaware of studies proving this. There is also concern high doses might interact with some seizure meds.
See http://lpi. Oregonstate. Edu/infocenter/vitamins/biotin/
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What is a good and safe amount of Vitamin D3 that a healthy 47 year old woman should take daily? Are there any possible side effects associated w/ D3?

What is a good and safe amount of Vitamin D3 that a healthy 47 year old woman should take daily? Are there any possible side effects associated w/ D3?

D3: Please get your D3 tested by your doctor and then you will know the right amount to take daily. Experts suggest your level be between 50 & 80 for optimal benefit. You can OD on D3 and have some side effects like fatigue & GI symptoms. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of vitamin e?

What are the side effects of vitamin e?

Vitamin E: Eating vitamin E in foods is not risky or harmful. In supplement form, however, high doses of vitamin E might increase the risk for bleeding and serious bleeding in the brain.

High levels of vitamin E may also increase the risk of birth defects. ...Read more

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What are uses and side effects of vitamin e?

What are uses and side effects of vitamin e?

Vit E: Go to drug. Com for details and then to uptodate. Com for the medical scoop on this question. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking vitamin e?

What are the side effects of taking vitamin e?

Probably none: There are very many forms of these fat soluble vitamins, known as part of the group tocopherols. They are a good source of antioxidant activity and a decent, healthy diet will have enough of the amount your body will need. If you do take it as a supplementk don't bother with more than 400 iu daily--probably only need a tenth of that. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of vitamin E capsules?

What are the side effects of vitamin E capsules?

Side effects Vit E: Go to drugs. Com and look up your specific capsules to get the best answer. Or go to uptodate. Com and look up Vitamin E toxicity. ...Read more

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Taking B12 vitamins, any side effects to taking too many?

Taking B12 vitamins, any side effects to taking too many?

Possible but rare: In general, B12 is very safe and well-tolerated and there is little danger in taking high doses. Occasionally nausea, diarrhea and rashes have been reported. It is advised to avoid in leber's disease, a rare hereditary eye condition. More info on B12 at http://lpi. Oregonstate. Edu/infocenter/vitamins/vitaminb12/ and http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/926.Html#safety. ...Read more

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Any vitamin B6 side effects?

Any vitamin B6 side effects?

From excessive doses: In general, vitamin b6 is extremely safe and well-tolerated, though it may cause stomach upset in some (esp. If taken without food. However, taking high doses of b6 daily for months (usually at least 1000 mg but in some as low as 200 mg) can cause toxicity symptoms, most commonly peripheral neuropathy (tingling & numbness) also headaches, fatigue & irritability, which will dissipate upon stopping b6. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking vitamin d?

What are the side effects of taking vitamin d?

Relatively few: Vitamin d is an essential material for our body. If you are vitamin d deficient, there should be no side effect to taking vitamin d, although I have heard of patients getting constipated from the calcium supplementation that goes along with it. If you take very high levels of vitamin d (>20, 000 units per day), you can develop hyper calcemia which has a number of consequences. Consult a doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of taking vitamin c?

What are the side effects of taking vitamin c?

Diarrhea.: Better health, less illness, and diarrhea is your gut is sensitive to the dose or preparation you choose to take. The whole vitamin c complex is more effective than plain ascorbic acid. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of too much vitamin d?

What are the side effects of too much vitamin d?

Excess Vitamin D: Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-living/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/expert-answers/vitamin-d-toxicity/faq-20058108 for signs & symptoms of excess vitamin D, a rare condition also known as hypervitaminosis D eg poor appetite, nausea & vomiting, weakness, frequent urination and kidney problems. This is usually from excess supplementation, not via food or sun exposure. ...Read more

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Are there any side effects to taking too much vitamin d?

Are there any side effects to taking too much vitamin d?

Too much vit d: Yes there are side effects from too much vitamin d, which would be at a toxic level. The test would be at 100 or more to indicate toxicity. However most people do not get enough vit d., and are not toxic. ...Read more

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Is flushing one of the side effects of b vitamin complex?

Is flushing one of the side effects of b vitamin complex?

Effect of Niacin: Flushing is an effect of one specific b vitamin, a from of vitamin b3 called niacin; another form of b3, niacinamide, does not cause flushing. Most b vitamin complexes contain niacinamide an thus do not cause flushing. The main advantage of Niacin is that it lowers cholesterol better than niacinamide. The flushing is due to vasodilation so Niacin improves circulation. ...Read more

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Having vitamin medicine, will there be any side effects?

Having vitamin medicine, will there be any side effects?

Hopefully not: Very large doses of vitamin a or vitamin d or large doses of iron or zinc will make you sick. Don't expect much effect from vitamins, and be sure you are getting them from somebody trustworthy. ...Read more

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How to know if a guy need to take vitamin pills? What are the side effects associated with these pills?

Keep it inexpensive: With the tremendous range of lifestyles, some people do benefit from a supplements. Especially, deficiency of vitamin d is widespread, not everybody gets enough dietary iron, folate and iodine where these are not supplemented by the public health folks, and zinc and some of the trace minerals may be marginal. A cheap drugstore-chain vitamin-and-mineral supplement should be plenty. No side effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of prenatal vitamins; any at all?

What are the side effects of prenatal vitamins; any at all?

Depends: Some people are sensitive to certain brands or vitamin combinations. Nausea, constipation, vomiting can occur with iron. Too much vitamin a can caused raised intracraniel pressure (headache vomiting or worse) magnesium can sometimes cause diarrhea. You can be allergic to any medication (rash or worse). ...Read more

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What do vitamin a do for the body and are there side effects?

What do vitamin a do for the body and are there side effects?

Vision,: Vision is the primary use of the body for vitamin a although there are a few other functions for which it is essential especially skin health. Usa diets almost always contain adequate amounts of vitamin a so supplementation is rarely necessary. There are no side effects from the usual supplement doses. ...Read more

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What are some side effects from a B complex vitamin? Will it increase anxiety?

What are some side effects from a B complex vitamin? Will it increase anxiety?

It is possible: The B complex vitamins are water soluble and usually well-tolerated. Some people experience nausea. It is possible to experience increased anxiety especially with higher doses. I generally advise patients to take only the daily recommended amount. ...Read more

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Are there any side effects of taking a high dose of vitamin D3 (50000 iu) per week?

Vitamin D overdose: Headaches, Allergic skin reactions, muscle pains, calcium deposition in arteries, GI symptoms, urinary stones, and effects on BP and Sugar. ...Read more

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I am 18 years old, and I want to know the side effects of using multi vitamin tablets?

I am 18 years old, and I want to know the side effects of using multi vitamin tablets?

Side Effects: Side effects of taking a multivitamin include an upset stomach, headache or
unpleasant taste in your mouth. If you take it right before bedtime, it could cause some sleep problems. Most people do not notice any difficulties when taking vitamins. If you take too many, one can have more serious side effects. Take the vitamin as directed on the bottle. ...Read more

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What are some good vitamins for a healthy 19 year old to take at anytime with no side effects or anything?

What are some good vitamins for a healthy 19 year old to take at anytime with no side effects or anything?

Regular multivitamin: I would recommend a regular once-a day multivitamin for women- that will make sure you get the iron, calcium and Folic Acid you need. Don't take extra vitamins without checking with a doctor- more is not necessarily better and some excess of vitamins can be dangerous. ...Read more

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I take B6 vitamins (pills) everyday because they kindda keep me calm over the day. Will there be any side effects if I keep using them.?

I take B6 vitamins (pills) everyday because they kindda keep me calm over the day. Will there be any side effects if I keep using them.?

Not if: Vitamin B6 or pyridoxine, is a water soluble B vitamin important in protein, glucose & lipid (blood fat) metabolism. It is found in meat, whole-grain products, vegetables, nuts & bananas. Taking more than 100 mg/day can result in painful neurologic problems.There is no specific known "tranquilizing" effect of B6, but if you are willing to accept it could be a placebo effect, ...Read more

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What are the side effects of a vitamin d injection?

What are the side effects of a vitamin d injection?

Loss of money: Except in extreme gut problems oral otc or even dr. Prescribed 50, 000 i.U. Capsules are adequate to reverse vit. D deficiency. ...Read more

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What are vitamin d injection side effects for adults?

What are vitamin d injection side effects for adults?

Vitamin D: Why do you need vitamin D injections? Vitamin D tablets are available over the counter at limited cost and I would recommend 1000 or 2000 mg tablets. There are some medical conditions associated with very low levels of vitamin D and you will need much larger doses but, here too, you should not need injections. If you or your doctor have insisted on injections could you please let me know why. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using vitamin C injection?

What are the side effects of using vitamin C injection?

INJECTION?: Injectable vitamin c? You got me on this one, never heard of it.
Any one of my fellow physicians out there can educate this person and me? ...Read more

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Sir I want to know what are the side effects arkitrol inj for vitamin d?

Vitamin D: Your question is unclear. I've never heard of arkitrol, and I can't find a medical definition on line. If you are asking about vitamin d toxicity, you need to take a lot: as much as one million units in one dose or 50, 000 units a day for months! And I recommend taking vitamin d orally. ...Read more

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