Effects of vitamin E on stroke

April 2011
Australian Journal of Pharmacy;Apr2011, Vol. 92 Issue 1091, p89
The article offers information on the outcomes of a medical study carried out to find the effects of vitamin E on stroke which proved that patients suspectible to stroke should avoid the indiscriminate use of vitamin E.


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