Ocuvite (Oral)


Questions

Liquid ocuvite


Where can I find liquid or chewable ocuvite for those who cannot swallow pill caplets easily? -Shanna
by Shanna in Cleveland OH, 01/30/2007

What are the side effects of Ocuvite?


Some sources indicate possible side effects while using Ocuvite. If this is true, what are the sice effects?
by David Somers in Northfield, NJ, 11/04/2006

information on ocuvite


                         Hello       I want to know about ocuvite what it does and what are its side effects                  ...
by Sterling vivian in United States, 05/17/2009

side effects of Ocuvite lutein, capsule. Does this bother the stomach?


  What are the side effects of taking Ocuvite Lutein camsules? Does this bother the stomach with some people?    
by Martha Bowker in Salem, OH, 02/26/2007

What are the effects of Ocuvite on children?


What are the effects on children? Why is not recommened to give to children? I was currently looking for a complete vitamin for my child that will includes for eyes? What would you recommened? My child is ten years old. Thank you.  D-
by Unknown, 09/13/2006

Ocuvite (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Ocuvite (Oral)

Ocuvite (Oral) Medication Classification

MULTIVITAMINS WITH MINERALS (By mouth)

Ocuvite (Oral) Brandname

Vitaplex Plus, Vitacon Forte, Glutofac-ZX, Centrum, Centrum Silver, Ocuvite, Ocuvite PreserVision, Caltrate Plus, Sonex T, Stress 28, Strovite Plus, Super Multiple 33 w/Minerals, Therapeutic-M, Therems M, Therems H

Ocuvite (Oral) is used for the Treatment

Multivitamins with minerals are given to people who need more vitamins and minerals in their diet.

When To Not Use Ocuvite (Oral)

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to a vitamin, multivitamin, or any mineral (such as fluoride, calcium, iron, zinc, and others).

How Should You Use Ocuvite (Oral)

Tablet, Chewable Tablet, Liquid, Long Acting Tablet, Liquid Filled Capsule, Spray, Capsule

  • Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.
  • If you are using this medicine without a prescription, follow the instructions on the medicine label.
  • Swallow the capsule or tablet whole, unless the directions say you can break, crush, or chew the vitamin. Some tablets have a special coating and should not be chewed. Chewable tablets should be chewed thoroughly before swallowing.
  • Measure the oral liquid vitamins with a marked measuring spoon, oral syringe, medicine dropper, or medicine cup. You may mix the liquid with food.
  • For spray vitamins: Spray the liquid directly into your mouth, on the inside of your cheek. Wait 30 seconds before swallowing.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • If a dose is missed, you can take it when you remember.
  • It is generally not harmful if you miss a dose of a multivitamin.

Proper Ocuvite (Oral) Storage

Store Ocuvite (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Ocuvite (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Ocuvite (Oral)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Ocuvite (Oral) Warnings

  • This medicine might contain phenylalanine (aspartame). This is only a concern if you have a disorder called phenylketonuria (a problem with amino acids). Talk to your doctor before using this medicine.
  • You should not use more of this medicine than your doctor has ordered or more than the label on the bottle recommends. Certain vitamins can build up in the body and may cause harm.
  • If you are pregnant or breast feeding, check with your doctor. It is very important during this time to take the right vitamins in the right amounts.
  • Vitamin supplements can sometimes make the stool darker and the urine dark yellow. This is normal.

Ocuvite (Oral) Side Effects

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

  • Tiredness
  • Loss of appetite, indigestion, or nausea
  • Staining of teeth
  • Constipation or diarrhea