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Vitamin K

Named for the German word for clotting - "koagulation" - vitamin K is responsible for enabling your blood to clot, ensuring you don't bleed out from a paper cut or cat scratch.

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2 questions have been asked and answered by our network of professionals about vitamin K

Is vitamin K vastly different that vitamin K2?

Posted on Sep 1, 2011 Latest answer by Sep 2, 2011 Rika Keck, holistic nutritionist

Is vitamin K helpful to people who bruise easily ?

Posted on Sep 6, 2011 Latest answer by Sep 6, 2011 Peachy Seiden, registered dietitian