Citrux-C

Vitamin C 250 mg
Tablet
Description:

It is water-soluble vitamin and an antioxidant that protects body from free radical damage. It is used as therapeutic agent in many diseases and disorders. Vitamin C protects the immune system, reduces the severity of allergic reactions and helps to fight off infections.


    Composition

    Each chewable tablet contains Ascorbic Acid BP and Sodium Ascorbate BP equivalent to Ascorbic Acid BP (Vitamin C) 250 mg.

    Indication

    It is indicated for prevention and treatment of scurvy.

    Dosage & Administration

    Adults and children over 6 years: Not less than 250 mg daily. Maximum safe dose for adults is 2000 mg daily in divided doses.

    Contraindication

    It is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients of the tablet. Vitamin C should not be given to patients with Hyperoxaluria

    Precaution

    Vitamin C may interfere with certain analytical tests for glucose, uric acid, creatinine and occult blood.

    Side Effects

    Vitamin C might cause headache, flushing, nausea, stomach cramps etc.

    Drug Interaction

    Concomitant intake of Aspirin may interfere with absorption of Vitamin C and Aluminium containing antacid may increase urinary Aluminium elimination. Concomitant intake of antacid and Vitamin C is not recommended for renal insufficiency patients.

    Overdose

    Large dose of Vitamin C may cause diarrhea and the formation of renal oxalate calculi. Symptomatic treatment may be required.

    Pregnancy & Lactation

    Pregnant women should exercise caution before taking Vitamin C. It is excreted in breast milk and no evidence shows this excretion is hazardous to the infant.

    USE IN CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS
    Maximum dose for 1 to 3 years children is 400 mg, 4 to 8 years 650 mg and 9 to 13 years 1200 mg.

    Storage Condition

    Keep below 300C temperature, protected from light and moisture. Keep out of the reach of children.

    How Supplied

    Each box contains 100’s tablets in Alu-Alu strip pack.
  • Composition

    Each chewable tablet contains Ascorbic Acid BP and Sodium Ascorbate BP equivalent to Ascorbic Acid BP (Vitamin C) 250 mg.
  • Indication

    It is indicated for prevention and treatment of scurvy.
  • Dosage & Administration

    Adults and children over 6 years: Not less than 250 mg daily. Maximum safe dose for adults is 2000 mg daily in divided doses.
  • Contraindication

    It is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients of the tablet. Vitamin C should not be given to patients with Hyperoxaluria
  • Precaution

    Vitamin C may interfere with certain analytical tests for glucose, uric acid, creatinine and occult blood.
  • Side Effects

    Vitamin C might cause headache, flushing, nausea, stomach cramps etc.
  • Drug Interaction

    Concomitant intake of Aspirin may interfere with absorption of Vitamin C and Aluminium containing antacid may increase urinary Aluminium elimination. Concomitant intake of antacid and Vitamin C is not recommended for renal insufficiency patients.
  • Overdose

    Large dose of Vitamin C may cause diarrhea and the formation of renal oxalate calculi. Symptomatic treatment may be required.
  • Pregnancy & Lactation

    Pregnant women should exercise caution before taking Vitamin C. It is excreted in breast milk and no evidence shows this excretion is hazardous to the infant.

    USE IN CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS
    Maximum dose for 1 to 3 years children is 400 mg, 4 to 8 years 650 mg and 9 to 13 years 1200 mg.
  • Storage Condition

    Keep below 300C temperature, protected from light and moisture. Keep out of the reach of children.
  • How Supplied

    Each box contains 100’s tablets in Alu-Alu strip pack.