Vitamins c, e and k with 8 other vitamins (combination no1)
- Drugs List
- Therapeutic Indications
- Precautions and Warnings
- Pregnancy and Lactation
- Side Effects
Thiamine hydrochloride 1mg
Pyridoxine hydrochloride 0.33mg
Calcium pantothenate 1.16mg
Ascorbic acid 16.6mg
Alpha-tocopheryl acetate 5mg
Folic acid 0.25mg
Vitamin deficiency - prophylaxis
Prophylaxis of vitamin deficiency in conditions such as galactosaemia, disaccharide intolerance, phenylketonuria, disorders of carbohydrate or amino acid metabolism, or in patients with restricted diets.
One tablet three times daily.
One tablet three times daily.
Additional Dosage Information
In order to achieve complete supplementation, these tablets should be taken in conjunction with the companion liquid product 'Vitamin A and D with cyanocobalamin and choline chloride'.
Precautions and Warnings
May interfere with certain laboratory measurements
Patients should not exceed recommended dose
Parkinson's disease: use with caution in patients receiving levodopa alone as pyridoxine may antagonise its effect.
Biotin may interfere with laboratory tests that are based on a biotin/streptavidin interaction. Falsely decreased or increased test results may occur. The risk of interference is higher in children and patients with renal impairment and this increases with higher doses. Where interference is suspected, alternative tests not susceptible to biotin interference should be used.
Pregnancy and Lactation
Vitamins are essential for human life. Preparations containing multiple vitamins are used in pregnant women.
Doses in excess of those recommended should be avoided during pregnancy.
Multivitamins can be used during breastfeeding if the mother is on a restricted diet or has malabsorption syndrome.
Doses in excess of those recommended should be avoided during lactation.
It is strongly recommended that the UK National Poisons Information Service be consulted on cases of suspected or actual overdose where there is doubt over the degree of risk or about appropriate management.
The following number will direct the caller to the relevant local centre (0844) 892 0111
Information may be obtained if you have access to ToxBase the primary clinical toxicology database of the National Poisons Information Service. This is available via password on the internet ( www.toxbase.org ) or if this is unavailable at the backup site ( www.toxbasebackup.org ).
Last Full Review Date: August 2019
Summary of Product Characteristics: Ketovite tablets. Essential Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Revised March 2019.
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