Fivita Z Capsule : Each capsule contains Iron (III) Hydroxide Polymaltose complex ph.grade equivalent to elemental Iron 47 mg, Folic Acid BP 0.5 mg, Thiamine Hydrochloride BP 5 mg, Riboflavin BP 2 mg, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride BP 2 mg, Nicotinamide BP 20 mg and Zinc Sulfate Monohydrate USP equivalent to elemental Zinc 22.5 mg.
Iron (lll) Hydroxide Polymaltose provides an ideal preparation for all Iron deficiency anemias. It is rapidly absorbed with a high rate of Iron utilization and produces an effective increase in haemoglobin. Vitamin B complex is very much important for various metabolic functions and fetus growth. Zinc is important for the activity of enzymes.
Indicated for the prevention and treatment of deficiency of Iron, Folic Acid, Vitamin B-complex and Zinc, especially during pregnancy and lactation.
Dosage and Administration
One or two capsules daily or as directed by the physician.
Generally well tolerated. Occasionally gastrointestinal irritations, such as sensation of repletion, pressure in the epigastric region, nausea, itching, dizziness, constipation or diarrhea can occur. A yellow orange fluorescence or discoloration of the urine may occur.
Disturbances in Iron utilization (lead anemia), thalassemia. Hypersensitivity or intolerance to Iron and overloading of Iron in the body. Hypersensitivity to any of the components of this formulation.
As Iron Polymaltose is non-ionic in nature, no interaction has been found with other drugs or food. Zinc of this formulation may interfere with absorption of fluoroquinolone antibiotics and Tetracycline. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors may cause Zinc depletion.
As with all Iron preparations, a dark coloration of the stool may occur. This is without clinical significance. Caution should be taken before concurrent administration of this formulation with fluoroquinolones and Tetracycline.
No intoxication or Iron overloading has been reported in case of overdose. Higher doses of Nicotinamide may cause vomiting, diarrhea. Sensory neuropathy was observed with administration of more than 200 mg Pyridoxine for very long periods. High Zinc consumption may promote Copper deficiency due to the antagonistic relationship of these two minerals. No cases of Folic Acid overdosages has been reported.
Store below 300 C, protected from light and dry place. Keep out of reach of children.
Fivita Z Capsule : Each box containing 6 x 10 Capsules in Alu-PVDC blister pack.