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Is Congenital Vitamin K deficiency due to phenobarbital preventable

I have done my research on phenobarbital during pregnancy and one thing I came across was that phenobarbital blocks vitamin K from getting through the placenta and into the fetus. Vitamin K deficiency ...
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Statistics of HDN on groups without risk factors

To prevent hemorrhagic disease of the newborn (HDN) it seems to be standard that newborns get a neonatal vitamin K prophylaxis (oral or parenteral). I know that statistically about 1 of 30000 (...
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Effects of Vitamin K2-7 on existing plaque

There are quite a few studies on the impact of vitamin K2 supplementation on calcification of the arteries. For example: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4566462/ https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih....