- Vitamins & Minerals
- 20 pcs capsules
This nutritional supplement is formulated with vitamins A, C, E and zinc to help enhance the body's natural immune function and help improve body resistance against illness and infections. These nutrients are also known to help the body's antioxidant defense system against damaging free radicals. Dietary intake may not be enough to meet the daily requirements to protect the body from various diseases. Thus, dietary supplementation is important to consider.
INDICATIONS: Nutritional supplement
CONTRAINDICATIONS: If the patient is allergic to any ingredient in the product.
If the patient is pregnant or breastfeeding.
Vitamin A is contraindicated in patients who have hypervitaminosis A.
PRECAUTIONS: Oral vitamin A preparations should not be used for treating vitamin A deficiency in persons with malabsorption syndromes.
Chronic consumption of vitamin A may cause liver damage.
Vitamin C should be used with caution in patients with renal failure (risk of oxalate stones); erythrocyte glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency (risk of hemolytic anemia); hemochromatosis; sickle cell anemia (risk of precipitating a crisis); thalassemia; or sideroblastic anemia.
High doses of vitamin E (i.e., doses greater than 100 IU) should be used with caution in patients on warfarin. Monitoring of international normalized ratio (INR) and adjusting of warfarin dose (if indicated) are recommended. Likewise, those with vitamin K deficiencies, such as patients with liver failure, should be cautious in taking high doses of vitamin E.
Vitamin E should be used with extreme caution in those with any lesions that have a tendency to bleed (e.g., bleeding peptic ulcers), those with a history of hemorrhagic stroke, and those with inherited bleeding disorders (e.g., hemophilia).
Zinc should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease.
Do not use more than the recommended dose. If the patient is taking other supplements, read the label, since those supplements may contain the same ingredients as this product.
Consult the Doctor: If any undesirable effect occurs.
If the patient is pregnant or breastfeeding, consult a doctor before using this product.
SIDE EFFECTS: Abdominal discomfort
DRUG INTERACTIONS: This information is not available at the moment