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Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Tocopherol (Definition)

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Is it safe to try vitamin E 400 IU for benign fasciculation syndrome? I tried it with fatty meal last night and i think it helped? Coincidence?

Is it safe to try vitamin E 400 IU for benign fasciculation syndrome? I tried it with fatty meal last night and i think it helped? Coincidence?

Yes, also try mag.: While I don't know of any research on this, many people report Vit E helps & it's safe to try. While some studies have shown harm from E they used synthetic E. It's important to take natural E with mixed tocopherols. Don't take dl-alpha tocopherol! See http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/infocenter/vitamins/vitaminE/ & http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2011/11/18/dangers-of-vitamins.aspx ...Read more

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Can I take the followings/d Hpv and low grade vitamin A 8000 iu vitamin b13 1000ug vitamin c 1500 mg vitamin D 25 ug vitamin e 400 iu folic acid 800ug?

Can I take the followings/d
Hpv and low grade
vitamin A 8000 iu
vitamin b13 1000ug
vitamin c 1500 mg
vitamin D 25 ug
vitamin e 400 iu
folic acid 800ug?

Vitamins and HPV: Vitamins as supplements will have absolutely no effect on HPV. You can however take the supplements you indicated, although a single multivitamin a day would be just as effective. ...Read more

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What dose of vitamin E is advisable to take 'every other day'? Does it matter? Are 400 IU capsules okay to take 1 every other day?

What dose of vitamin E is advisable to take 'every other day'? Does it matter? Are 400 IU capsules okay to take 1 every other day?

400mg: using synthetic vit E 400mg daily if using a true natural vit E you can use 800mg---- natural vit E is better for you but is more expensive ...Read more

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I's it ok at take 2 Vitamin E 400 pills a day? Or even 3

Why?: Why would you feel the need to take high doses of vitamin E? The Scandinavian studies show that vitamin E from natural sources such as nuts is beneficial but supplements aren't helpful and can even be harmful. Grab a handful of nuts daily and skip the pills. Be safe. ...Read more

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Please help, how much iu of vitamin E should I take for skin benefit?

Please help, how much iu of vitamin E should I take for skin benefit?

Varies: I have seen 100iu to 400iu prescribed. I recommend using 100iu and seeing how much benefit a person gets. ...Read more

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My father have been taking vitamin E for about 20 years 400 iu ... And he is in very goood shape he is almost 80 ... Should i start taking it?

Reasonable to take: It is possible that your father would be in good shape without taking vit e but it is reasonable to start taking it. There are very impressive research studies showing the benefits of vit e preventing heart disease etc. See http://www.Healthy.Net/scr/article.Aspx?Id=557 it is crucial to take only natural e with mixed tocopherols. Studies on synthetic e (dl-alpha tocpherol) suggest it's harmful! ...Read more

Dr. Alfredo Sadun
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Vitamin E (Definition)

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