Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

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Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by vamoschile » Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:23 pm

All,

With the uptick in Covid cases, my wife and I were looking at places to buy vitamins. We have not had a lot of luck finding vitamin D3 in the local pharmacies. Do you all recommend a place online or in-person to buy? Would you trust buying from Mercado Libre Costco branded vitamins?

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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by admin » Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:37 pm

p harmacy, and nowhere else.
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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by admin » Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:38 pm

D3 has suddenly gotten popular, but took everyone a year or so to figure it out.
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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by vamoschile » Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:43 pm

admin wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:38 pm
D3 has suddenly gotten popular, but took everyone a year or so to figure it out.
Right, and I was looking at Costco online you can buy 600 capsules of 2000 IU strength for 9 dollars. In Chile everything I have found is a lot more expensive.

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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by Donnybrook2 » Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:27 pm

I buy my vitamins in my local Salcobrand. Never had a problem.

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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by tiagoabner » Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:33 pm

Donnybrook2 wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:27 pm
I buy my vitamins in my local Salcobrand. Never had a problem.
I think the point that's being discussed is that D3 vitamin pills cost USD $0.42 per <SPAM WORD> in Chile and $0.015 per <SPAM WORD> in the USA. So they're available, but they're very expensive here.
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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by admin » Mon Jan 11, 2021 7:53 pm

oh, quick tip for real forum users, you need to put a space in "p harmacy" due to the spam for little blue pills.
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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by Donnybrook2 » Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:39 pm

tiagoabner wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:33 pm
Donnybrook2 wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:27 pm
I buy my vitamins in my local Salcobrand. Never had a problem.
I think the point that's being discussed is that D3 vitamin pills cost USD $0.42 per <SPAM WORD> in Chile and $0.015 per <SPAM WORD> in the USA. So they're available, but they're very expensive here.
I have lived in South America so long I take the win some/lose some attitude. Some things are cheaper, some more expensive. If someone is coming from the US or Europe I might ask for something but otherwise I just buy local.

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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by eeuunikkeiexpat » Mon Jan 11, 2021 8:58 pm

Nothing wrong with MercadoLibre given a vendor with good reputation, real quality photos and description of product, and who answers your pre purchase questions. These purchases are in the gray area as Minsal idiots place it in the category of a hormone type drug depending...
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Re: Where to buy vitamins in Chile?

Post by passport » Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:19 pm

Forumites used to recommend iherb.com. Are they out of the picture now?

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