Prenatal vitamins:

Indications for: VITAFOL-OB

Nutritional supplement in pregnancy, prenatal, and postnatal periods.

Adult Dosage:

1 cap daily.

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

VITAFOL-OB Contraindications:

Pernicious anemia. Hemochromatosis. Iron storage disease. Chronic hemolytic anemia. Pyridoxine responsive anemia. Liver cirrhosis.

VITAFOL-OB Warnings/Precautions:

Folic acid may mask pernicious anemia. Overactive thyroid. Hypercalcemia. Hyperparathyroidism. Soy allergy. DHA: bleeding diatheses.

VITAFOL-OB Interactions:

Iron, calcium block tetracycline absorption. Iodine with anti-thyroid drugs may cause hypothyroidism. Iodine with antihypertensives may increase potassium. Folic acid antagonizes methotrexate, anticonvulsants (eg, carbamazepine, fosphenytoin, phenytoin, phenobarbital, valproic acid). Separate dosing of zinc with antibiotics at least 2hrs apart. DHA: avoid anticoagulants.

Adverse Reactions:

GI upset, skin ailments, glucose abnormalities, visual problems.

How Supplied:

Caplets—100; Softgel caps—30;
DHA (6 blister cards [5 caplets + 5 gel caps])—30-day supply