Vitamins & Supplements Community

Vitamins are substances that your body needs to grow and develop normally; if you have low levels of certain vitamins, you may develop a deficiency disease. Supplements can also be important to provide your body with extra nutrients depending on the activities you do. Discuss topics including vitamin deficiency, food to counter vitamin deficiency, sufficient vitamin levels, and supplements.
1 - 6 (of 420) questions
I have aymptoms of geographic tongue and severely itchy scalp. My B6 is 9.6 ug/L with a 2.0-32.8 range, my B12 is 464 with a 211-946 rang...
I started taking over-the-counter Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium 20mg/capsule) a few days ago and may be taking them for at least the nex...
Okay, so i'm wondering if I should take iron supplements. I am a young teen, that's vegetarian. And I hear that vegetarians should consid...
I’ve been taking Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole-tmp DS) for about 5 days due to an infected mosquito bite. I know with sulfa- antibiotics you ...
We had someone suggest that my son has hyperthyroid based on some things they've noticed. Not sure I believe it and will ask his pediatri...
Hi. I was wondering if anyone diagnosed with B6 Toxicity has tried supplementing with the other B vitamins. I have discovered I have a ...
Top General Health Answerers
363281 tn?1518219421
Nelson, New Zealand
Avatar universal
Arlington, VA
Learn About Top Answerers
Popular Resources
In this unique and fascinating report from Missouri Medicine, world-renowned expert Dr. Raymond Moody examines what really happens when we almost die.
Think a loved one may be experiencing hearing loss? Here are five warning signs to watch for.
When it comes to your health, timing is everything
We’ve got a crash course on metabolism basics.
Learn what you can do to avoid ski injury and other common winter sports injury.
Here are the pros and cons of the top fad diets and weight loss plans of the year.