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any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism

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Fat-soluble vitamins in cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency: efficacy of a nutrition intervention.
This innovative technology transforms fat-soluble vitamins into water-soluble ones--dramatically increasing solubility, absorption, and bioavailability.
Some of the products contain only vitamin D while other products are a combination of fat-soluble vitamins.
You need enough of these fat-soluble vitamins to convert a number of chemicals into a useable form.
The company says that the new vitamins, which use water-miscible forms of the fat-soluble vitamins to improve absorption, are gluten free and are not formulated with food dyes.
Not just a single vitamin, Vitamin K is a family of fat-soluble vitamins with similar structures, but different metabolic properties.
Among the topics are digestion and absorption, proteins and amino acids, fat-soluble vitamins, diet and health, and life cycle from childhood through adulthood.
In addition to the enzyme pills, they have to take fat-soluble vitamins on a daily basis.
It can be hard to supply adequate amounts of minerals like calcium, iron and zinc, and omega-3 fatty acids and fat-soluble vitamins like vitamin D with this diet.
Thus, essential n-3 and n-6 fatty acids (FA), as well as fat-soluble vitamins are essential compounds of fish lipids and exclusively provided by the diet.
Fat is needed to absorb and utilize fat-soluble vitamins and fat-soluble phytochemicals," explains Pumillo.
Fat-soluble vitamins, such as carotene, are generally considered highly unstable when exposed to light, air, and ambient temperature.
Please explain the difference between water-soluble and fat-soluble vitamins.
You will also learn how it decreases your body's absorption of the fat-soluble vitamins D, E, and K.