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Vitamin A

FDA Approved: May 2, 1973
Pharm Company: MK LABS
Category: Vitamins & Supplements

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Vitamin A Overview

Vitamin A is a group of unsaturated nutritional organic compounds, that includes retinol, retinal, retinoic acid, and several provitamin A carotenoids, among which beta-carotene is the most important.[1] Vitamin A has multiple functions: it is important for growth and development, for the maintenance of the immune system and good vision.[2] Vitamin A is needed by the retina of the eye in the form of retinal, which combines with protein opsin to form rhodopsin the light-absorbing molecule,[3] ...

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Becadexamin Multi Vitamin and Multi Mineral capsule
How do I benefit from using Becadexamin Multi Vitamin and Multi Mineral capsule ## Becadexamin contains: Vitamin A, Vitamin D3, Vitamin E, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Nicotinamide, D-Panthenol, Vitamin B6, Vitamin C, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12, Dibasic Calcium Phosphate, Copper Sulphate, Manganese Sulphate Monohydrate, Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate, Potassium Iodide and Light Magnesium Oxide. All of these are vital nutrients to the human body, if you don't get the proper amounts of them each day, it can lead to some severe health problems, such as scurvy, high blood pressure, irregular cardiac rhythm, anemia and it can also aggravate other health problems that you may already have. Are there any other questions? ## I am from India , 44 years of age & on Warfarin now for the past 28 years,s...
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What Is Oligo Care Tablet
Hi My Hubby taking Oligo Care Tablet for last 3 months and i m taking ovacare,chrominac-a,naturogest,aloes and this cycle dr done iui for me isthere chance conceive? and tell me about these tablets pls. ## What is oligi care tab ## Oligocare is a nutritional supplement tablet that contains both vitamin and herbal products that are believed to help support normal sperm production, however, since it is a supplement and not a medication, this is not actually proven. The only way it will help is if a deficiency in one of these nutrients is leading to him not producing health sperm or a low sperm production. It contains: Vitamin A(as acetate) Vitamin C(as coated) L-Carnitine Tetrate Vitamin E Acetate(as DL-alpha Tocopheryl Acetate 50% dry powder) Gingseng extract L-Arginine Elemental Zinc(as...
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Vitamin A Tablet Name
Want to knw vitamin A tablt name ## Brand names vitamin A tablets india
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side effects of conzace vitamins
i have pimples and freckles , dark spot on my face . how often will i take the capsule ## Conzace contains 5,000 IUs Vitamin A, 100 IUs Vitamin E, 500mgs of Vitamin C and 25mgs of Zinc. Since this is a nutritional supplement and not a prescription drug, the side effect profile has not been studied. The instructions state that for the treatment of skin disorders, the normal dosage is 1 daily, however, you should always follow your doctor's instructions. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## is it posible to erase my blemishes and my stretchmark forthis vitamins? and how manny months or years to use it ?coz i am 7 yrs suffering my stretchmark in my legs, thummy and bottocks. ## Last night I take 1 capsule of this conzace multivitamins and after 10 to 20 I was vomitting badly....
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riconia ip
23 week pregnent women can take RICONIA LP?,there is any side effect on pregnent women? ## Riconia LP is a multivitamin/mineral supplement, not a medication. They don't list exactly what is in it, but these are commonly given to pregnant women to help ensure that both the mother and baby stay healthy, by getting enough of the vital nutrients that it contains. Are there any comments or questions? ## it contains vitamin A. contraindicated in pregnancy
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Medi Slim Powder
How to take this Powder? and what type of food take in this period. How long I take Medi slim Powder? ## Medi Slim is a nutritional supplement, which is claimed to aid in weight loss. The instructions say that one level scoop should be added to 11mls of previously boiled water or milk that has been allowed to cool and it should be used once daily. It is also meant to be used with a healthy, weight loss diet. The ingredients, as listed on the site of the manufacturer, Varisano Nutrition, are: Maltodextrin, sugar, skimmed milk powder, Inulin, whey protein concentrate, soya protein isolate, malt extract, oat fiber, fructose, dextrose, cellulose gel powder, hydroxycitric acid (HCA), corn syrup solid powder , xanthan gum, carageenan, and vanilla flavor. (Vitamins, minerals) Vitamin A acetate...
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Medi Slim
iam using medislim powder from past one month but no difference , what could be the reason ## Medi Slim is a nutritional supplement product, which means that it is actually not proven to help with anything, including weight loss, even though they claim that it does. The ingredients listed for it are: Maltodextrin, sugar, skimmed milk powder, Inulin, whey protein concentrate, soya protein isolate, malt extract, oat fiber, fructose, dextrose, cellulose gel powder, hydroxycitric acid (HCA), corn syrup solid powder , xanthan gum, carageenan, and vanilla flavor. (Vitamins, minerals) Vitamin A acetate, vitamin D, tocopheryl acetate, ascorbic acid, folic acid, thiamine hydrochloride, riboflavine, niacinamide, pyridoxine hydrochloride, cyanocobalamin, calcium pantothenate, calcium carbonate, fe...
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Vitamin tablets
Which are the commonly used vitamin tablets for Vitamin A,B,C & E in India?What is its dosage?
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unilife plus tablets
Where can I find unilife plus tablets for my mother ## Hi Sapito, I'm not finding many specific details on the description or availability of this product, other than it being associated with Vitamin A. However from what little bit I could gather, the "Unilife" brand appears to be something that's more commonly known in Mexico. So I can only assume that it may be a product of that country, which would explain why information is harder to come by in US search engines. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Unilife-A Details Was your mother recommended these tablets by her doctor?
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Complete Td Side Effects
I want to know Complete side effects Complete TD with all different conditions ## what are the side effects of Lefno? ## @Chandrasekaran, Generally with multivitamin supplements, side effects are a non-issue if taken as indicated on the label. From my own personal experience, if you take tad bit too much of a specific vitamin, you may feel slight temporary nausea; but I can't imagine anything more than that, although everyone is different. Each COMPLETE-TD tablet contains the following ingredients: vitamin A 5000 IU, vitamin E 25 IU, vitamin D3 200 IU, vitamin B1 10 mg, vitamin B2 10 mg, vitamin B6 3 mg, vitamin B12 5 mcg, biotin 30 mcg, niacinamide 50 mg, folic acid 1 mg, calcium pantothenate 12.5 mg, manganese 1.4 mg, copper 2.5 mg, chromium 65 mcg, zinc 15 mg, iron 33.3 mg, selen...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Vitamin A
  • Capsule: 10,000IU, 10,000unit, 25,000 units, 25,000IU, 25,000usp units, 50,000 iu, 50,000 units, 50,000IU, 50,000unit, 50,000usp units, 800IU
  • Cream
  • Emulsion: 300,000unit
  • Injection: 50,000 units/ml, 50,000IU/ml
  • Lotion
  • Solution: 50,000unit, 50,000unit/ml
  • Tablet: 15000IU, 5000IU
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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