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The Benefits Of Using Gnc Mega Men Vitamins
I dought it!: There should be nothing's in a vitamin that would cause the problem. ...Read more
Yes: It is unnecessary and a waste of money if you are otherwise feeling good and eating healthy. ...Read more
Any brand: You can pick up any brand of multivitamins. ...Read more
Vitamin deficiencies: Common vitamin & mineral deficiencies include Vitamins D & magnesium. Vegetarians are at risk for low B 12. Men often need zinc for the prostate. Please get levels checked by your doc and then you can supplement appropriately. Peace and good health. Real food is always the best way to go but our food is often depleted due to poor soil. ...Read more
Depends: The results you get from a vitamin depends upon many things. One, it would depend on your body's need for the vitamin - if you do not need it, it will not make a difference. It also depends upon the the quality of the vitamin- some are good and some are no good at all. Next, it would depend on your body's ability to absorb and use the vitamin. It can take months to notice a difference. ...Read more
I'm want to fast for 2 weeks if I take a one a day men vitamin will I gain any weight by fasting?
Very unhealthy idea: Fasting for two weeks could make you ill. Once your body clicks into starvation mode - your metabolic rate may drop and put you at risk for weight gain when you start eating again. Most multiple vitamins have minimal calories. Gummy vitamins and other "candied" options are usually higher in calories. ...Read more
What is the best men's daily vitamin for general health/well being, that won't far exceed daily recommended values?
Similar: Most men's daily vitamins are similar (one a day, centrum, e.T.C). Make sure it is a men's vitamin which does not include supplemental iron, which may increase cardiovascular risk. ...Read more
Yes: Different companies take a different approach to gender-specific nutrition which explain the great variations between products. By reading the label, you will likely see more similarities than differences. Women's vitamins usually have some extra iron to account for mentrual-related blood loss in pre-menopausal women and vit d and/or calcium to support the bones in post-menopausal women. ...Read more
Vitamin E Uses:
Vitamin E is an important vitamin required for the proper function of many organs in the body. It is also an antioxidant. This means it helps to slow down processes that damage cells.
Vitamin E is sometimes used for improving physical endurance, increasing energy, reducing muscle damage after exercise, and improving muscle strength
Some people apply vitamin E to their skin to keep it from aging ...Read more
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Shouldn't need it: If you have a reasonable diet, especially if you are only 25 years old, taking vitamin supplements is not really all that helpful. It is much more beneficial to obtain those vitamins via good eating habits, because many of the foods that contain the vitamins have other protective properties (fiber, anti-oxidants, etc.) that will not be obtained by taking a pill. ...Read more
Besides having a good diet, is multi vitamin like rainbow light men's one conducive to good health?
Yes: There is no substitute for a good diet, but most people are deficient in vitamins and most people benefit from taking additional vitamins. Research shows vitamins can help to protect us from heart disease & cancer, boost immune function, slow the aging process etc. It is important to choose a quality brand and rainbow light is a very good choice! ...Read more
I take B - complex vitamin with my daily men's vitamin. I take it to boost my energy. Can to much B, hurt?
Yes.: Even though B vitamins are water soluble and not stored in our fat like the fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, K), too much of certain Bs, like B6 and B3 (niacin,) can get you in trouble. Going above 200 mg a day of B6 has the potential to cause numbness and other nerve problems. High doses of Niacin (2000 mg a day) can lead to elevated liver enzymes, jaundice and nausea. ...Read more
My boyfriend is 48 years old is it safe for him to take one a day men's 50+ he wants the added ginko in this vitamin
For: For the most part, there are very little differences between various one-a-day adult vitamins. The age and gender specifications are more of a marketing thing. He can take that vitamin safely. ...Read more
Is there a common cause for erectile disfunction in men age 37? If so is there a suggested vitamin or other form of over-the-counter medicine?
Find cause first: There are many causes of er. These range from vascular, metabolic/hormonal, psychological as well as others. You may want to visit your primary care doctor to get a diagnosis. ...Read more
Unclear benefit!!: Multivitamins are not as useful as they are thought to be. There is no known benefit. Possible though rare harm. Cost therefore is not justified. People feel better with multivitamins due to the awakening effects of vitamins esp vitamin b, not due to a health effect. The creatinine of 1.5 mg/dl does not constitue a big problem in and of itself. Wouldn't not use vits unless rarely&if eating poorly. ...Read more
I have been taking mega men vitamins and noticed my urine has been bright yellow. Is that the excess vitamins that the body doesn't use?
Yes.: Multivitamins can impart a bright yellow color to the urine, usually attributed to the b-complex vitamins. Other compounds in the formulation also contribute to urine color, and is harmless. Patients who use their urine color as a measure of hydration status should be careful not to drink fluids excessively because of this. ...Read more
Mayo Clinic says:: 'the U.S. recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for adults is as follows: 900 micrograms daily (3, 000 IU) for men and 700 micrograms daily (2, 300 IU) for women; for pregnant women 19 years old and older, 770 micrograms daily (2, 600 IU); and for lactating women 19 years old and older, 1, 300 micrograms daily (4, 300 IU).'. http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/drugs-supplements/vitamin-a/dosing/HRB-20060201 ...Read more
Rainbow Light?: I'm sorry but do you mean Rainbow Light? It looks as though Rainbow Light is a part of the Non-GMO Project’s Product Verification Program, so their products should not contain GMO. ...Read more
None - Marketing: Vitamins extremely common all foods, reason humans have not retained just a single gene/protein to make each out of whatever we eat. Vitamins sales are big business with lots of marketing & exempted from scientific evidence in US: DSHEA act 1994. Best eat real food, not all the abundant processed pretend food. If specific vit. Deficiency suspected, measure from within body, set goal&target replace ...Read more
What is more effective multivitamin Gummies or the tablets? I have One A Day Men's VitaCraves Gummies. Any brands you would recommend me from vitamin?
Tablets or capsules: I am not impressed with the Gummies- they have 3 artificial colors, sugar, artificial sweeteners & other toxins you don't need. There are many much better choices. See http://www. Multivitaminguide. Org/ for independent ratings of 101 brands- any in the top 30 are great. I also like Organic Multi Vita-Min by Synergy and UltraNutrient from Pure Encapsulations, though they are not on that list. ...Read more
No such thing: There are some men who do not have hair follicles to grow a full beard. There is no such vitamin to make this happen if it is not happening naturally. ...Read more
Am I taking too much? I take vitamin D3 2000iu and also one a day men's which has additional 700iu. Could there be any side effects?
The blood level: Should be between 60 and 80 and sunshine is the best source since it causes the skin to make vitamin d. ...Read more
Contents?: Hello man named Patricia. What are the contents of this stuff? ...Read more
I have a pain in my left side it's in a specific spot I had exray and blood work and pee test and they found nothing it hurts to touch can this be from mega men vitamins it's been a week now?
Probably not: Hard to relate your symptoms to vitamins. Sounds like you've had a thorough work up but it is not normal to have persistent pain and tenderness. May warrant another exam - could just be muscular in nature of those other studies didn't show problems. Follow up with you doctor or get a second opinion if you are concerned. ...Read more
Thatis not helpful: Taking extra vitamins and supplements have not been shown to treat acne scars or blemishes. See your medspa doctor for a laser skin care plan to helpo you with blemishes and scars. She will show you skin care products that will also improve you skin. These creams and serums will have antioxidants in them as well as retin a (tretinoin) which is vitamin a. ...Read more