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vitamin supplement

Any vitamin tablet or capsule containing one or more vitamins. Thus, a tablet or capsule may contain a single vitamin or many, and in some instances, a preparation will contain more than a dozen vitamins and an even greater number of minerals. In general, healthy adult men and healthy nonpregnant, nonlactating women consuming a normal, varied diet do not need vitamin supplements.

The difficulties of individuals choosing to treat themselves with vitamin supplements are: 1. People who take the supplements are usually already consuming an adequate diet. 2. The vitamins chosen are often not the ones inadequate in their diet. 3. The dose may be many times greater than the daily needs.

See: Food Guide Pyramid; vitamin C
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 20, 2019-: Prenatal Vitamin Supplements Market To Experience Robust Usage Due To Increasing Demand From Pregnant Women And To Reduce The Risk Of Congenital Disabilities In Infants Till 2028 | Million Insights
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