vitamin K1


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vitamin K1

n
(Biochemistry) another name for phylloquinone
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Noun1.vitamin K1 - a form of vitamin K
antihemorrhagic factor, naphthoquinone, vitamin K - a fat-soluble vitamin that helps in the clotting of blood
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Vitamin K1 and vitamin D2 amounts were reported to be elevated (p< 0.05) in the Ni and Mn complex groups considerably compared to the data of the control group.
Reddy's Laboratories has launched its Phytonadione Injectable Emulsion USP, 10 mg/ml Single-Dose Ampules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Vitamin K1 (Phytonadione) Injectable Emulsion USP, 10 mg/ml, it was reported on Monday.
The highest vitamin K1, K2, D2, D3, [alpha]-tocopherol, ergosterol and stigmasterol contents were 60.85 [micro]g/g in T.
You'll find 530 meg of vitamin K1 in a half cup of frozen, boiled collard greens; 426 meg in a half cup of frozen, boiled turnip greens; 145 meg in a cup of raw spinach; 113 meg in a cup of raw kale; and 110 meg in a cup of chopped, boiled broccoli.
Natural forms of vitamin K fall into two categories: phylloquinones (vitamin K1 from plants) and menaquinones (vitamin K2 from bacteria).
However, evidence suggests that some saturated fats may be beneficial to cardiovascular health, and dairy products may also contain other potentially beneficial compounds, including specific amino acids, unsaturated fats, vitamin K1, and K2 and calcium.
But when researchers randomly assigned people to take vitamin K1 or a placebo, most saw nothing.
Vitamin K1 is found in vegetables, soybeans, olive oil, and dried fruit.
Vitamin K1's known function is for proper blood clotting.
For maximum coverage, Life Extension recommends a combination supplement that provides 1,500 mcg of vitamin K1, 1,000 mcg of vitamin K2 (MK-4), and 100 mcg of vitamin K2 (all-trans MK-7).
Both vitamin K1 (phylloquinone) and vitamin K2 (menaquinone) promote bone mineralization.
A study in Norway examined the association of vitamin K1 and 25(OH)D with an increased risk of hip fracture and whether bone turnover markers mediate the possible synergistic effect of these two micronutrients [42] and found that vitamin K1 and 25(OH)D are independently and synergistically associated with the risk of hip fracture and that this effect is possibly mediated through osteocalcin.