HomeFactopediaBrainoffsRankingsCommunityLog In
You know 0 facts

Vitamin A


Play Fact Master on Chemical Names  (it's free)    



Vitamin A
   is also known as   
Retinol
Night Blindness
   can be caused by deficiency of   
Vitamin A
Night blindness, officially known as nyctalopia, is inability to adapt to dark lighting conditions.
Xeropthalmia
   can be caused by deficiency of   
Vitamin A
When xeropthalmia is due to vitamin A deficiency, the condition begins with night blindness and conjunctival xerosis (dryness of the eye membranes) and progresses to corneal xerosis (dryness of the cornea), and, in the late stages, to keratomalacia (softening of the cornea) .
Vitamer
   is a combination of   
Vitamin and Isomer






   About - Terms - Privacy Log In