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Possible Interaction: Progestins and Vitamin C




Vitamin C

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

In vitro studies revealed a markedly higher rate of oxidation of ascorbic acid in the presence of either estinyl or progestogen than in untreated controls.
Oral administrations of … (5 micrograms) or progestogen (250 micrograms) in … 5 mg of ascorbic acid (minimum requirement) daily for 21 d, resulted in significantly lower (P less than 0.05) concentrations of … acid in plasma, liver, adrenals and urine than in animals receiving only 5 mg of the vitamin.
The Journal of nutrition  •  1986  |  View Paper