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phylloquinone (vitamin k1)
A fat-soluble vitamin that helps in the clotting of blood (antihemorrhagic factor). See thrombosis.

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vitamin k
A fat-soluble vitamin needed to synthesize blood-clotting factors such as prothrombin. Vitamin K is used by the body to create some of the proteins in blood plasma, bone and kidney tissue. Vitamin K is found naturally in dark green leafy vegetables like spinach and brassica vegetables including    (more info - vitamin k)

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