There are a few types of these nutrients, and they're all good for your body. But three of them -- vitamins B6, B12, and folic acid -- are especially important. Vitamin B6 is also known as pyridoxine. You need it to keep your brain working well and to help your body change food into energy, which is called metabolism.
Come what may, should women take a vitamin everyday?
That's why multivitamins are recommended for young women.” The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that all women of reproductive age get 400 micrograms of folic acid daily. The amount of iron in a multivitamin may also be beneficial for women of child-bearing potential, Appel adds.
Besides this, how do I know what vitamins my body needs? One way to figure out what vitamins and supplements to take is to look carefully at the nutritional value of all the foods in your diet and see how close you come to the RDI recommended by the FDA for each essential vitamin and mineral.
From everywhere, are there any negatives to taking vitamins?
Too many supplements Unfortunately, too many vitamins and minerals can cause side effects. In fact, too much vitamin C can cause nausea, diarrhea and stomach cramps and too much selenium and zinc could cause hair loss, fatigue and gastrointestinal upset.
Can I take vitamin D with multivitamins?
Interactions between your drugs No interactions were found between multivitamin and Vitamin D3. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.