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vitamin C

Posted by chris j on 9/30/00 at 10:21 (029508)

I will be have surgery on 10/6. I was wondering if vitamin C after surgery really helps in the healing process.

Re: vitamin C

Dr. Biehler on 9/30/00 at 18:09 (029530)

Vitamine C is needed to heal. You should be taking a one-a -day as healing reqiuires other vitamines and minerals also and the healing process can drain these down in your body. Dr. B.

Re: vitamin C

dianej on 10/19/00 at 05:02 (030819)

vitamin c 1000milligrams per day is fine to take, also you might think of garlic capsules as well .

Re: vitamin C

Dr. Biehler on 9/30/00 at 18:09 (029530)

Vitamine C is needed to heal. You should be taking a one-a -day as healing reqiuires other vitamines and minerals also and the healing process can drain these down in your body. Dr. B.

Re: vitamin C

dianej on 10/19/00 at 05:02 (030819)

vitamin c 1000milligrams per day is fine to take, also you might think of garlic capsules as well .