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Is there a sign of a vitamin E deficiency?

Rare. Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. If there is a deficiency symptoms include poor transmission of nerve impulses, muscle weakness, and retinal degeneration that leads to blindness. Read more...

What are symptoms of mild vitamin E deficiency?

Rare. Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. If there is a deficiency symptoms include poor transmission of nerve impulses, muscle weakness, and retinal degeneration that leads to blindness. Read more...

I take vitamin E capsules (400iu) every day. Is it ok? I take it for better blood circulation. I don't think I've vitamin E deficiency.

Yes. Vitamin e is an antioxidant. A lot of studies about long term benefits. Some point to prostate protection and cardiovascular protection. One study suggests slight increase mortality in people taking vitamin e supplements, but no specific condition. Read more...

What are the symptoms of vitamin E deficiency?

Mostly neurological. Symptoms of vit e deficiency include poor balance ; coordination, peripheral neuropathy, muscle weakness and damage to the retina of the eye. Vit e deficiency may also increase risk of heart disease and cataracts and reduce immune function. See http://umm.Edu/health/medical/altmed/supplement/vitamin-e ; http://lpi.Oregonstate.Edu/infocenter/vitamins/vitamine/. Read more...

What are the symptoms of vitamin E deficiency?

Rare. Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. If there is a deficiency symptoms include poor transmission of nerve impulses, muscle weakness, and retinal degeneration that leads to blindness. Read more...

How can I treat a severe vitamin E deficiency?

Vitamin E def. I would take Vitamin E but discuss with the Dr who made Dx as different causes have different treatments. Read more...

How would I know that I have vitamin E deficiency?

Unlikely. Frank vitamin E deficiency is rare and overt deficiency symptoms have not been found in healthy people who obtain little vitamin E from their diets. If there is a deficiency symptoms include poor transmission of nerve impulses, muscle weakness, and retinal degeneration that leads to blindness. Read more...