Vitamin E is fat soluble and cannot be produced in the human body, we depend entirely on our dietary intake. The role of vitamin E in the body includes being essential for muscle development and it is important in making red blood cells resistant to hemolysis or breakdown. The most important action of vitamin E has is as a lipid-soluble antioxidant that protects highly unsaturated fatty acids in cell membranes from attack by free radicals and peroxides. Another area of interest is that of cardiovascular diseases and blood clots and how vitamin E can help these conditions. High doses of vitamin E are known to stop the aggregation of blood platelets and so help prevent blood clots or thromboses forming. Vitamin E improves the activity of the immune system and so strengthens resistance to diseases, including those of a bacterial or viral nature.
|Serving Size: 1 Softgel|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Vitamin E (as d-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate)||400 IU||1333%|
Other ingredients: Gelatin, Soybean Oil, Vegetable Glycerin.
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