US veterans use vitamins and supplements as substitutes for prescription medication.

Published on Dec 1, 2014in Medical Care3.795
· DOI :10.1097/MLR.0000000000000199
Jennifer N. Goldstein3
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Judith A. Long25
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+ 2 AuthorsJun J. Mao31
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Background:Vitamins and supplements are the most commonly used form of complementary and alternative medicine in the United States. Growing research suggests that patients substitute vitamins and supplements for their prescription medications. The reasons might include cost of prescription medicatio
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