What is the morbidity and mortality associated with vitamin toxicity?

Updated: Dec 26, 2017
  • Author: Mark Rosenbloom, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Michael A Miller, MD  more...
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Morbidity and mortality from pure vitamins are rare. As stated above, the American Association of Poison Control Centers reported 54,276 single exposures to vitamins in 2016, with only 8 patients sustaining major adverse outcomes, and no deaths. [1]


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