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I don't take any generic multivitamin, but after being tested extensively over the past couple of years, I take about a dozen specific supplements. Definitely vitamin D/K2, calcium citrate, probiotics & omega 3.


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@retiredtraveler wrote:

"...Last year I started us on cod liver oil...".

 

Oh man!  Myself and siblings were subjected to this as kids. Mom made us all take a daily dose of the nasty stuff.  Thanks for the memories. Smiley Tongue


LOL! We're doing the weenie baby version: caplets. Much nicer. Smiley Happy

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"...Last year I started us on cod liver oil...".

 

Oh man!  Myself and siblings were subjected to this as kids. Mom made us all take a daily dose of the nasty stuff.  Thanks for the memories. Smiley Tongue


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I'm in the 'take a multi-vit as a precaution, but don't know if I need it' crowd. I don't take daily --- I've read too many articles about high-potency vits being too much for some people. So, I take one 2-3 times a week. Do I really need it? Don't know, but cheap insurance.


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Centrum silver Men 50+ vitamin. One a-day. It’s gray, like my hair. Didn’t know if I’m getting 100 percent of the daily value of vitamins I need in my diet, so I figured it couldn’t hurt and the Doctor has never said to stop taking it.  

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We eat a rather high octane diet, so have never taken vitamins. Last year I started us on cod liver oil, however, because with the time we are devoting to Senior Games (and recumbent triking in general) I have stopped raising our own fish. 

 

 

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Yes,I take a daily multi- vitamin with Iron,twice/day I take a Vitamin C and Calcium 600mg&D capsule. I've been doing this for years,its part of my daily routine,don't plan on stopping. Sue

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I have never really taken a supplemental vitamin.  Do you take a daily vitamin?  Have you always done so?  Do you think you can get enough daily vitamins from your diet?

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