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What vitamins are water soluble?

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Answered 2013-11-08 15:05:00

the vitamins B complex (all B's) and C are water soluble.
Vitamin B : Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin,Biotin, Pantothenic acid, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12

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