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Find out the exact amount of Vitamin K (in micrograms) of almost a thousand common foods! Listed both alphabetically and then in order of the amount of Vitamin K in the food, this list will help you know exactly how much Vitamin K you're eating. Just $4.95 for the eBook or $12.95 for the paperback book! Shop now!
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Here is a handy list of the amounts of Vitamin K in the indicated servings of common condiments and other miscellaneous foods. Vitamin K measurements are for the amount measured before cooking. Remember that consistency is key in your daily amount of Vitamin K so that your INR and your dosage of Coumadin (warfarin) can remain stable.
The current Recommended Daily Allowance of Vitamin K is 70-80 micrograms per day. Here's why the RDA should be your target.
|Item||Amount||Vitamin K (in micrograms)|
|Honey||2 tsp.||0 mcg|
|Jelly or preserves (in general)||1 Tbsp.||0 mcg|
|Orange marmalade||1 Tbsp||0.1 mcg|
|Maple syrup||2 Tbsp||0 mcg|
|Granulated sugar||1 tsp.||0 mcg|
|Brown sugar||1 tsp packed||0 mcg|
|Chocolate (hot fudge type) syrup||2 Tbsp||0.9 mcg|
|Catsup||1 Tbsp||0.5 mcg|
|Prepared yellow mustard||1 tsp||0.1 mcg|
|Mayonnaise (regular)||1 Tbsp||6.2 mcg|
|Light Mayonnaise||1 Tbsp||8.1 mcg|
|Olives||6 large||0.4 mcg|
|Dill pickle (4 in. x 1.5 in)||1 (about 4 ounces)||23.4 mcg|
|Sweet pickle||3 midget (about 2 1/8 inch long)||8.5 mcg|
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