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    Default What Vitamins or Supplements Do You Take

    Do you take supplements? If yes, what kind?

    I take a multivitamin with added calcium, a large dose CoQ10 (200mg) and SAM-e. This combination seems to work for me. I was taking a separate glucosamine supplement but stopped after doing some research and saw that SAM-e is supposed to be good for joints. It seems to be working.

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    I take calcium with magnesium, along with a multi vitamin

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    I take Calcium with Vit. D (twice a day) and B-complex (twice a day). Started the B-complex this past Friday. Hope it works. Some people say it helps you not feel so dragged out. Has anyone every heard of this? Thanks

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    I just started taking a B-complex a couple of weeks ago on rec of my doc for migraines. I sometimes take a multi-vitamin-maybe 2xweek.

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    I always take an iron pill, due to my low iron. Right now I am currently, also taking prenatal vitamins. Once I finish breastfeeding, I will go back to taking Centrum.

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    I take a women's formula multivitamin, Vitamin C, and a 81 mg aspirin daily.

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    I take a multi, B12, and in the evening a B complex with C.

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    I take multis, calcium, B12, and zinc. All by doctor's order.

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    Off season I don't take any, my foods give me everything I need.

    Precontest where I have to cut foods choice alot, I take, calcium, magnesium and zinc. I take Vit.E, Vit.C, Complex B, glucosamine for my joints, flax oil, glutamine and whey protein after my training session.

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    I take an ultra-mega multivitamin for women and liquid B Complex. I take the following for my diabetes: alpha lipoic acid, cinnamon, aspirin and bilberry (for my eyes).

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    Forgot one: I take a probiotic twice daily. Helps balance out some of the prescription meds I take.

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    I take a multi-vitamin with extra calcium and 800mg of vitamin E per my doc for hot flashes. They also said this was the reason why I didn't have the flu as bad as I could have a couple of weeks ago. This is in addition to my prescription meds.

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    Gripey and I both take a Centrum Silver multi, 400 e.u.'s of Vit. E, a fish oil as well as a flax seed oil capsule.

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    multi without iron (50 +) from Costco
    Vit E 400 IU nat source, Costco
    Salmon Oil 1 gram Costco
    Evening Primrose Oil 1 gram Costco
    Co Q 10 2 of the capsules from the Costco ones I forget the dose
    Calcium Magnesium from grocery store-- Jamieson brand 2 to 4 a day.

    and when I feel like a little extra magnesium I take a 1/4 to an 1/8 tsp of Epsom salts at bedtime straight with a chaser of water.

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