Vitamin E (the tocopherols) are a group of fat soluble vitamins that acts as an antioxidant. Hypovitaminosis E is rarely seen outside premature infants. Hypervitaminosis E is extremely rare as vitamin E is the least toxic of all the vitamins.
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