What is the supplementary drug for vitamins and minerals?

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Most people can eat or drink the recommended daily amounts vitamin and mineral requirements in their regular diet. However, some patients are deficient in some vitamins due to chronic conditions or poor absorption or poor diet -- these patients may need to supplement with vitamins and mineral. It is best to review your vitamins and mineral supplements with your doctor -- he/she can best evaluate which vitamins/minerals you need and at what dose.  There is a lot of conflicting information available for other types of supplements- - and some supplements have not been extensively studied to prove their claims or to measure side effects or interactions with prescription medicines. It is always a good idea to talk to your doctor about supplements that you are interested in trying -- your doctor can help you evaluate the product's effectiveness and safety.

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