Can vitamin E just as effective for cancer prevention as vitamin d?

No. Up to 45, 000 cancer deaths in the us might be prevented annually by maintaining optimal levels of vitamin d. Rates of breast, colon, prostate and other common cancers could be reduced by 50% or more but more research is needed to confirm-see http://articles.Mercola.Com/sites/articles/archive/2011/03/10/what-dose-of-oral-vitamin-d-do-you-need-to-prevent-cancer.Aspx vit e may help but not as much.

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What will happen if I take an extra b-12, vitamin d, and vitamin e?

Vitamin B/D/E. If you are eating a healthy, well-balanced diet, you probably don't need to take vitamin supplements. Regarding your question, B-12 is water-soluble and therefore if you take excess amount, you will excrete it in the urine. However, fat-soluble vitamins (A,D,E,K) can be toxic if taken in excess. Recommend discussion with your primary care physician before embarking on vitamin supplementation. Read more...

How much ccalcium, vitamin E and vitamin d-3 should I take daily?

It depends... How much calcium depends on your diet ; type of calcium you take; with a healthy diet you may not need any (leafy greens are best source). 400 mg of calcium citrate can be as well-absorbed as 1200 mg of calcium carbonate. 400 iu of e is reasonable but only natural e with mixed tocopherols. 5000-8000 iu of d3 fall ; winter, maybe none spring ; summer if you get sun. Take 1000 mcg of k2 with d. Read more...

Can I keep taking my Vitamin E, Vitamin D, and Omega-3 while on Accutane?

Yes. There is no data to say you can't. You can ask your pharacimist to run an interaction to clarify. I suggest you ask your physician. Read more...