Vitamin C supplements may increase kidney stone risk in men

02/4/2013 | MedPage Today (free registration) · Reuters

Researchers looked at data from 23,355 men in Sweden and found that those who took high-dose vitamin C supplements were almost twice as likely to develop kidney stones as those who didn't take any nutritional supplements. The risk of kidney stones was highest among men who took vitamin C supplements at least once a day, according to the study published online in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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