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Deer Antler Extract

Also indexed as:Deer Antler Velvet Extract, Deer Antler Base
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How to Use It

Manufacturers recommend varying doses, based on the form of the supplement. For powder, capsule, and tablet supplements, manufacturers typically recommend 500 to 1,000 mg per day. For liquid supplements, manufacturers recommend three sprays daily.

Where to Find It

Deer antler extract is found in dietary supplements. It does not occur in a typical Western diet.

Possible Deficiencies

There are no dietary or nutritional deficiencies for which deer antler is recommended or prescribed.

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