Vitamins, Amino Acids, and Drugs and Formulations Used in Nutrition

Deepa Patel, Christopher S Holaway, Sonia Thomas, Harish Parihar, Zhiqian (James) Wu, Skye Bickett, Vicky Mody

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In this chapter we have reviewed side effects reported for Vitamin A (carotenoids), vitamins of the B group (cobalamins, folic acid and folinic acid, hopantenic acid, pyridoxine, riboflavin, tetrahydrobiopterin and sapropterin and thiamine), vitamin C (ascorbic acid), vitamin D analogues, vitamin E (tocopherol), vitamin K analogues, amino acids (arginine and glutamine), and eternal and parental nutrition. Our Search was restricted from January 2015 to January 2016. PUBMED, EMBASE and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (IPA) were used as our search engines.
Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationSide Effects of Drugs Annual
StatePublished - 2016


  • Adverse reactions
  • Amino acids
  • Arginine
  • Ascorbic acid
  • Carotenoids
  • Cobalamins
  • Enteral nutrition
  • Folic acid
  • Folinic acid
  • Hopantenic acid
  • Parenteral nutrition
  • Pyridoxine
  • Riboflavin
  • Sapropterin
  • Tetrahydrobiopterin
  • Thiamine
  • Tocopherol
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin D analogues
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin K analogues


  • Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

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