Vitamin K overdose

Vitamin K is available in some multivitamin supplements. Alfalfa tablets are high in vitamin K.

Toxic effects of excess intake

Reports of toxic effects from natural vitamin K are rare. Vitamin K overdose may cause hemolytic anemia and liver damage and should not be used therapeutically.
Vitamin K overdoseSide effects of intravenous vitamin K overdose injection include flushing, sweats, chest pain and constricted breathing. Intramuscular injection may cause pain, swelling and eczema. Some research suggests a link between neonatal vitamin K injections and childhood cancer.

 

 

 
 
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