Beta-Carotene and Vitamin E to Prevent Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease: Preventive Medication in Adults
Description of Resource:
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends against the use of beta-carotene or vitamin E supplements for the prevention of cardiovascular disease or cancer. This is a D recommendation, which means the USPSTF recommends against the service. There is moderate or high certainty that the service has no net benefit or that the harms outweigh the benefits.