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Phytonadione: Phytonadione is one of the fat soluble vitamins that are collectively known as Vitamin K. Phytonadione is vital for normal blood clotting and healthy bones and kidneys. Phytonadione is available in supplements and in leafy green vegetables, and green plant oils.
Adequate amounts of Phytonadione are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:
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Excessive intake of Phytonadione may involve the following risks:
Phytonadione: An analogue of the napthoquinone vitamin K found in plants. The vitamins K are essential for blood coagulation as it is necessary for the hepatic synthesis of the coagulation factors II, VII, IX, and X; deficiency results in a bleeding diathesis. These vitamins are lipo-soluble; absorption via intestinal lymphatics requires the presence of bile salts. (NCI04)
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Other names for this supplements (Phytonadione) include:
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