• high
  • Vitamin E in very high doses may interfere with the body's ability to clot blood, posing a risk to people already taking prescribed blood thinners. (drweil.com)
  • risk
  • Research says that babies who lack in Vitamin E nourishment will bear with the risk of developing disabilities like metabolic problems and learning skills. (techfactslive.com)
  • importance
  • More research needs to be done, but these preliminary findings underscore the importance of this essential vitamin. (drweil.com)
  • range
  • Of the 21 patients with PIVKA-II elevation, 15 were on supplemental vitamin K therapy (range 7.8-700 ?g/kg/day). (openthesis.org)
  • disease
  • Current practice is to monitor prothrombin time as an indicator of vitamin K sufficiency in cholestatic liver disease. (openthesis.org)
  • group
  • The term vitamin E encompasses a group of eight compounds, called tocopherols and tocotrienols, with various subsets of each, that comprise the vitamin complex as it is found in nature. (drweil.com)
  • whole
  • Dr. Weil recommends supplementing with vitamin E that provides a minimum daily dose of 80 mg of the whole complex, including the four mixed tocopherols as well as the four mixed tocotrienols. (drweil.com)
  • reduce
  • If you are taking statins, do not exceed 400 IU of vitamin E because it can dramatically reduce the benefits of some cholesterol drugs. (drweil.com)