cod liver oil

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Synonyms for cod liver oil

an oil obtained from the livers of cod and similar fishes

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Fish liver oil contains high levels of vitamins A, a strong antioxidant, and vitamin D, which plays an important part in helping to maintain a healthy musculoskeletal system.
Fish liver oil contains high levels of vitamins A - a strong antioxidant - and D - which helps to maintain a healthy musculoskeletal system.
Take fish liver oil capsules and eat eggs and dairy products for active vitamin A.
At the same time, Garelick has kept from the public that the source of vitamin A and D in its milk is based on the addition of concentrated fish liver oil.
Fish liver oil supplements (as well as many multivitamins) are high in vitamin A.
VITAMIN A Liver, kidney, eggs, milk, margarine, butter, fish and fish liver oil.
If you would like to take your folic acid in a supplement that contains other vitamins, make sure it doesn't contain vitamin A or fish liver oil.
Active vitamin A is particularly high in the fish liver oil from cod, halibut, salmon and shark.
Vitamin D, found in fish liver oil, sardines, tuna and fortified milk, is said to aid calcium absorption.
So if you want to take a fish supplement, you might want to choose to take fish oil supplements rather than cod liver oil or other fish liver oil supplements.