The effects of multivitamins on cognitive performance: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

  title={The effects of multivitamins on cognitive performance: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Natalie A. Grima and Matthew P. Pase and Helen Macpherson and Andrew Pipingas},
  journal={Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD},
  volume={29 3},
Complementary medicine use is becoming increasingly popular with multivitamins being the most commonly used vitamin supplement. Although adequate vitamin and nutrient concentrations are necessary for optimal health and cognitive functioning, there is no scientific consensus as to whether multivitamin use prevents cognitive decline or improves mental functioning. The aim of the present study was to determine if multivitamins can be used efficaciously to improve cognitive abilities. A systematic… 

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