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What to do if I have a friend who is 18 years old and is taking centrum silver 50+ please tell me if this is bad for him and how and why!!?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

As far as vitamins go this will not hurt anyone.
Most of the product ends up in the urine within 24 hours if the person is not vitamin deficient. It is not advertized as being formulated for his age group but with these products that does not matter. It is quite difficult for anyone to be vitamin deficient when healthy foods are readily available.Most people need no supplements anyway.

In brief: No

As far as vitamins go this will not hurt anyone.
Most of the product ends up in the urine within 24 hours if the person is not vitamin deficient. It is not advertized as being formulated for his age group but with these products that does not matter. It is quite difficult for anyone to be vitamin deficient when healthy foods are readily available.Most people need no supplements anyway.
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Exactly. Thanks. Thanks Dr. Ferguson.
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