Drug ID: 1d00000126
Drug Name: Ascorbic Acid / Vitamin C
Generic Names: Globinex | Frutcee (30ml) | CVP | Aquasol C (30ml) | Pedivit C (15ml) | Ovit Plus | E Cate | Redoxon | Celin | Ascorbic Acid | Ascorbic Acid (500 mg) | Kojiriv -C | Celin Chewable (500 mg) | Celin 500 | Ascorbic Acid (100 mg) | Kojidis | Clearz | C V. P. Forte | X Mark | Pileum | C V. P. | Tildoxon (500 mg) | Cartipro | Cell- C | Malano (500 mg) | Vitriv C (500 mg) | Sulfovit | CVP Forte | Ostovit - G | Cecon (30ml) | AscotC-500 | Chewable TabletC-Time | Cecon | DropsCentrum | Singles-Vitamin C | Cevi-Bid | Sunkist | Vitamin CVicks | Vitamin C Drops | More
Legal Status: Non Opioid Prescription only drug
Indication for Mother: Category A
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Recommended Dose: Adult: Scurvy Prevention: 25-75 mg/day; treatment: ?250 mg/day.
Thalassaemia W/ desferrioxamine: 100-200 mg/day.
Recommended In: This medication is a vitamin, prescribed for scurvy. It is an essential nutrient for humans.
Directions For Use: It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
Storage: Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.
Dosage Forms: Tablet | Drops
Side Effects: Gastrointestinal - Diarrhea, nausea, stomach upset and vomiting.
Genitourinary - Crystals in urine.
In Case of Overdose: No information available yet.
Avoid If: Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, high iron level in the blood, anemia, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
Avoid excess dosage.
Patient may develop with kidney stones.
Drug Interaction: Limited evidence suggests that ascorbic acid (vitamin c) may influence the intensity and duration of action of bishydroxycoumarin.