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My child is 12 now; is it ok to give him centrum adult multivitamins ?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
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In brief: Maybe

I think this ok only if the child has completed puberty.

In brief: Maybe

I think this ok only if the child has completed puberty.
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Dr. Martin Raff
Most children in the USA do not need added vitamins if they are receiving a balanced diet. It is not likely, however, to hurt anything but your wallet.
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