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Doctor insights on: Vitamin K And Retinol Eye Cream

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What are some vitamin a cream for dry eyes?

What are some vitamin a cream for dry eyes?

Vitamin A ointment: Vitamin a ointment is only indicated for vitamin a deficiency issues or conjunctival keratinization. It is not for dry eye treatment outside of these issues. When it is indicated, i order it from leiter's pharmacy in california. ...Read more

Dr. Lourdes Margarita Landron-Garcia
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Vitamin A (Definition)

Vitamin A helps form and maintain healthy teeth, skeletal and soft tissue, mucous membranes, and skin. It is also known as retinol because it produces the pigments in the retina of the eye. Vitamin A promotes good vision, especially in low light. It may also be needed ...Read more


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What's the difference between retinol and vitamin a in skin cream, if any?

What's the difference between retinol and vitamin a in skin cream, if any?

Retinol more active: Retinol is an animal form of vitamin a. Vitamin a comes in 2 sources: animal and plant. The animal source is called retinoids which include retinol. The plant source is called carotenoids which includes beta-carotene. The body converts beta-carotene to vitamin a. Retinol is the more active form of vitamin a that is better absorbed thru the skin. ...Read more

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Are vitamin K and erythomycin eye oinment mandatory for newborns?

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Are vitamin K and erythomycin eye oinment mandatory for newborns?

Yes for vitamin K: A significant bleeding condition in newborns known as "hemorrhagic disease of newborn" has been eliminated by universal vitamin k administration. Erythromycin eye ointment has been applied to protect newborn's eye from catching chlamydia infection. ...Read more

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Can vitamin K cream really help minimize broken blood vessels over time?

Can vitamin K cream really help minimize broken blood vessels over time?

NOT: This is a fallacy and spending money will hel the economy but not your veins! ...Read more

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Know the best vitamin K cream to use ?

Know the best vitamin K cream to use ?

None.: Vitamin k is necessary for normal blood clotting; it is given orally or as an injection. I have never seen a vitamin k cream on the market, nor would one be of medical benefit. ...Read more

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Can vitamin K reduce the appearence of eye bags/dark circles?

Can vitamin K reduce the appearence of eye bags/dark circles?

Dark circles: Dark circles under the eyes are known as allergic shiners and vitamink will not cure the condition. See your doctor or an allergist for help. ...Read more

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Do plastic surgeons recommend vitamin K cream for daily use?

Do plastic surgeons recommend vitamin K cream for daily use?

No: You might be thinking about vitamin e cream, which some think might benefit scars but there is little evidence to show this. Vitamin k has no known topical benefit to skin for daily use. ...Read more

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Dr. Sandeep Khosla
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Vitamin K (Definition)

Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin that plays an important role in blood clotting. The body can store fat-soluble ...Read more


Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Phytonadione (Definition)

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