Table 1

Frequency of vitamin, mineral and other dietary supplements

N = 1249


Dietary supplement

N

% of respondents using


Any Vitamin

942

75

Multivitamins

762

60

Vitamin B

382

31

C Vitamin

373

30

E Vitamin

286

23

Folate model

187

15.

D Vitamin

192

15

Niacin, B3

95

8

Vitamin K

74

6

Lutein

49

4

Any Mineral

567

45

Calcium

495

40

Magnesium

158

13

Iron

122

10

Chromium

64

5

Other Dietary Supplement

438

35

Fish oil

302

24

Glucosamine

152

12

Co Q 10

128

10

Alpha linoleic acid

75

6

MSM – in plants

61

5

DHEA

32

3

Melatonin

41

3

SAM-e

17

1

Creatine

8

.6


Gardiner et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2006 6:21   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-6-21

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