megavitamin


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meg·a·vi·ta·min

 (mĕg′ə-vī′tə-mĭn)
n.
A dose of a vitamin greatly exceeding the recommended daily allowance.

megavitamin

(ˈmɛɡəˌvɪtəmɪn)
n
a pill containing a large amount of vitamins

meg•a•vi•ta•min

(ˈmɛg əˌvaɪ tə mɪn; Brit. also -ˌvɪt ə-)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or using very large amounts of vitamins: megavitamin therapy.
n.
2. megavitamins, doses of vitamins much larger than the recommended dietary allowances.
[1965–70]

meg·a·vi·ta·min

(mĕg′ə-vī′tə-mĭn)
A dose of a vitamin that is much greater than the amount required to maintain health.
Translations

megavitamin

n. megavitamina, dosis de vitamina en exceso de la cantidad normal requerida diariamente.
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For the twelve months prior to this therapy, she had been under the care of an orthomolecular medical practitioner who had been treating her with megavitamin therapy, Nystatin and a 'Candida maintenance diet' with no noticeable improvement.
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There is no help from the huckster religions of talk show host and Dear Abby column; the huckster religions of self-hypnosis and metaphysical philosophy; the huckster religions of megavitamin and miracle herb; the huckster religions of mind over matter, and the escapism of lottery tickets and of substance abuse and of promised demon-slayer TV preachers.
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