By Will Boggs MD
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Vitamin D supplementation does not appear to lower blood pressure, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
"I would not recommend using vitamin D to either treat or prevent high blood pressure," Dr. Miles D. Witham, from University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Scotland, told Reuters Health by email. "The evidence that we found in our report is that it doesn't work."