fat-soluble vitamin


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Vitamins A, D, E and K comprise the fat-soluble vitamins.
There are few dietary sources of vitamin D - it is a fat-soluble vitamin found in fatty foods of animal origin," said Helen.
Poisoning - Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin and so it is stored for a long time in the human body, especially in pregnancy.
Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin, known often as the "sunshine vitamin," that functions as a hormone in the body to regulate the way calcium is metabolized.
Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin and is derived from either plants (phylloquinone or vitamin K1) or bacterial synthesis.
Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is naturally present in some foods and is also produced when ultraviolet rays from sunlight strike the skin and trigger vitamin D synthesis.
Supplement with the Fat-Soluble Vitamin D and Use Laboratory Testing As a Guide
Fat-soluble vitamin E and probucol had no effect on adhesion.
Recent research in Japan has demonstrated that the shorter-lived, water-soluble vitamin C works to rejuvenate the eye's supply of the fat-soluble vitamin E, which is oxidized -- and so becomes inactive -- when it neutralizes the free radicals that might otherwise cause cataracts, Trevithick says.
High levels of this fat-soluble vitamin may cause abnormalities in the foetus.
Recommended Daily Amount: 10mgTHIS fat-soluble vitamin was originally identified as a fertility factor in rats, leading to false claims that it was an aphrodisiac and cure for reproductive problems.
Vitamin E is a fat-soluble vitamin and a powerful antioxidant that has been touted for its numerous health benefits, including a study by Johns Hopkins researchers published in the Annals of Neurology showing that 400 IUs of vitamin E, taken in concert with 500 mg of vitamin C, reduced the risk of Alzheimer's by 60 percent.
Rukmini Cheruvanky, Chief Science Officer of NutraCea, "CEA100 contains high quantities of protein, dietary fiber (both soluble and insoluble), water soluble vitamins such as B-Complex vitamins, fat-soluble Vitamin E, phytosterols and important minerals such as potassium, magnesium, manganese and phosphorous.
Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin that functions as a co-factor in the production of blood coagulation factors (in the liver), osteocalcin (in bone), and matrix Gla-protiens (in cartilage and vessel walls) each resulting in the deposition of ionic calcium.
announced today that it received $936,375 in financing from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation* to develop and commercialize a "first of its kind" formulation that addresses a key nutritional problem of poor fat-soluble vitamin and nutrient absorption in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients.