Converting IU units to micrograms

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Converting IU units to micrograms

Postby Henry » Sun Aug 20, 2006 12:51 am

Is there a way to convert vitiam IU units to micrograms. :?:
Henry
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Re: Converting IU units to micrograms

Postby Guest » Thu Aug 31, 2006 2:04 am

Henry wrote:Is there a way to convert vitiam IU units to micrograms. :?:
Henry


yes. but it depends on your vitamin. IU is a measure of biological activity. so it is different from reagent to reagent.

So, for example 1 IU of Vit D is 1/40 ug.
but 1 IU of Vit C is 50ug absorbic acid...
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