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01/31/2013

Does vitamin a improve vision?

Can i improve my vision by taking more vitamin A? Does vitamin A work on eyes?
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  • Mya baker

    02/03/2013

    Definitely, you can improve your vision by intake vitamin A, and it works wonders on eyes. Vitamin A is safe for most people when used in doses less than 10,000 units per day. Actually, vitamin A is a group of antioxidant compounds that play a significant role in vision, and it helps the surface of the eye, mucous membranes and skin be effective barriers to bacteria and viruses, reducing the risk of eye infections, respiratory problems and other infectious diseases. Vitamin A is also required for the proper development and functioning of our bones, skin, immune system, and many other parts of our bodies. Besides, for many eye problems for example dry eyes, then you can use vitamin A eye drops that is quite effective for the treatment of dry eye syndorme, and you can also use vitamin A eye drops to help relieve some specific types of eye inflammation such as superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis. All in all, knowing that vitamin A is crucial to vision, we should intake some of vitamin A to improve and prevent eyes problems because vitamin A deficiency may result in blindness.
  • Alexandria

    02/05/2013

    vitamin A play an important role in vision. Vitamin A can help the surface of the eyes and reducing the risks of eye infection, and respiratory problems. Besides, taking more food contains Vitamin A can prevent macular degeneration (AMD) thus to reduce the risks of presbyopia. Though taking Vitamin A may not help you improve vision, it really help your eyes to stay in health.
  • kathy

    02/05/2013

    Yes, vitamin a can work on eyes. Vitamin is a vitamin that can found in many fruits, vegetables, eggs, whole milk and butter and so on. It is actually a group of antioxidant compounds that play an important role in vision and help the surface of the eye be effective barriers to bacteria and viruses, reducing the risk of eye infections. Vitamin a eye drops are effective for the treatment of dry eyes and the treatment of a specific type of eye inflammation called superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis. When vitamin a is in combination with other antioxidant vitamins, it also help decrease the risk of macular degeneration. It also appears that a combination of vitamin a and lutein may prolong vision in people suffering from retinitis pigmentosa. So vitamin a is very important for good eyes. But remember take in vitamin a in the recommended amounts, or side effects including irritability, sleepiness, vomiting, diarrhea, headache and vision problems and other problems may appear.
  • hill

    02/21/2013

    Eye vision is one of the most important things for human beings. No one wants to be blindness and myopia. So many foods and medicines to be found to protect eye sight. Well, vitamin A is one of them. Vitamin A is a group of nutritionally unsaturated hydrocarbons, which include retinol, retinal, retinoic acid and several provitamin A carotenoids. Vitamin A has multiple functions, it is important for growth and development, for the maintenance of the immune system and good vision. Vitamin A supplements can be taken from oranges, potatoes and many fresh fruits and vegetables. Personally, black tea is also good to brighten eyes and protect myopia.
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