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Vitamin A Supplements Review, Including Beta-Carotene and Cod Liver Oil

Learn what to look for when choosing the best vitamin A supplement, including beta-carotene and cod liver oil. Review test results and quality and cost comparisons for popular brands. Plus, dosage, safety, side effects, drug interactions and more. Understand what you are taking before you buy.

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1.Why is beta-carotene still an ingredient in some supplements? Isn't it dangerous?
2.Do any supplements help prevent sunburn or skin damage from sun exposure?
3.Can supplements with antioxidants like beta-carotene and vitamins A and E cause you to die sooner?
4.Why does my multivitamin make me nauseous? Is there anything that can help?  (in Comments)
5.I am very concerned about getting too much vitamin A. Is there danger in getting too much vitamin A if I take fish oil, which I've heard contains a lot of vitamin A, in addition to my multivitamin?
6.What is fermented cod liver oil, such as Blue Ice? Is it better than regular cod liver oil?
7.Is it true that there is no point in taking fish oil supplements for heart health?  (in Comments)
8.Which "whole food" multivitamins are only from foods and don't include synthetic vitamins? What can you tell from the labels of these products: Complete Foods Nutrition-OctoMega MultiVitamin; Sunwarrior Raw Vitamins; Garden of LIfe-MyKind Organics; Nature's Brands-PhytoVitamins; Doctors' Research MultiVitamin?
9.Have you evaluated a multivitamin by Vita Logic called Daily Extra?
10.I read that sterol supplements to lower cholesterol like CholestOff can block the absorption of vitamins. Is that true?
11.Do vitamin C supplements help prevent cataracts?
12.Which vitamins and minerals should be taken together or separately?
13.Are there vitamins or supplements that can reduce my risk of breast cancer?
14.Do any supplements help prevent or treat osteoporosis?
15.Is it better to get vitamins from foods or supplements, and are natural vitamins better than synthetic vitamins?
16.Is it true that some vitamins or supplements can cause cancer?
17.Do any supplements reduce side of effects of chemotherapy?
18.What are the health benefits of tart cherry juice?
19.What are the nutritional benefits of avocado oil? Is it healthier than olive oil?

Clinical Updates Found:
2019 Caution With Antioxidants (01/27/2019)
 Don't Take Minerals With Certain Supplements (01/15/2019)
2013 Latest Supplement Recommendations (11/17/2013)
 Antioxidants: Too Much of a Good Thing? (08/25/2013)
2012 Lower Melanoma Risk with Vitamin A (03/18/2012)

Recalls and Warnings Found:
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1.Warning to D-Limonene, Vitamin C Seller (02/10/2018)
2.CVS Sued for Eye Health Supplement Claims (01/16/2015)
3.Seller of Multivitamin Warned for Drug Claims (10/10/2014)
4.Manufacturer of Heart, Multivitamin, Cranberry, and Longevity Supplements Warned For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/13/2013)

News Releases Found:
2018 Best Vitamin A Supplements, Including Cod Liver Oils, Identified by ConsumerLab (10/26/2018)
2015 Identifies Best Vitamin A Supplements, But Cautions That Most People Don't Need Them (01/20/2015)
2013 Use of CoQ10, Digestive Enzymes, Probiotics and B Vitamins on the Rise According to Survey (01/31/2013)
2011 Not all vitamin A supplements pass tests -- New report reviews beta-carotene and cod liver oil supplements (09/21/2011) puts multivitamins to the test (06/16/2011)
2008 Tests reveal quality problems with vitamin A supplements -- New report focuses on vitamin A, including beta-carotene and cod liver oil (10/28/2008) finds melatonin supplements range in strength but ingredient quality is high (10/02/2008)'s tests of menopause supplements reveal wide range in strength and quality; mislabeling and contamination discovered -- Soy and red clover isoflavones, black cohosh, and progesterone products tested (09/17/2008) finds improvements in labeling of nutrition bars but potential pitfalls exist -- New report compares 20 bars, including those for protein, fiber, energy and whole food (08/12/2008)


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