Vitaplex Plus (Oral)


Questions

Vitamin K


I lost the insert from the Vitaplex Plus Tablets. Am I corect that there is no Vitamin K in these vitamin tablets? This is extremely important for people who have had or who are prone to blood clots. Vitamn K helps to clot the blood. This could be&nbs...
by Darlene Love in USA, 08/23/2007

aspartame


I've read that Vitaplex Plus may contain aspartame. Why would that be in a vitamin tablet ? There is too much evidence that it is bad for your health. What possible good could there be in adding it to this tablet?
by Carol-Leigh Duce in Washington, DC, 08/30/2007

dosing


Could Vitaplex Plus be taken twice daily in order to help rebuild the immune system after a series of infections. Could the twice daily dosing cause any side effects or harm?
by Aymee in Miami Lakes, Fl, 05/30/2007

vitaplex plus


I have been taking Vitaplex plus for many years. What vitamins and minerals (and amounts) are in it? I don't have the insert to the prescription. Thank you. Are there other vitamin combinations that are high in the B's? I am now a vegetarian, ...
by Paticia Longaker in New York State, USA, 07/14/2006

Effects of Vitaplex


Vitaplex was prescribed for my hair problems ie hair growth. Are there side effects.? What is in them? Can it be taken with my vitamins Biotol I have for hair and nails?
by Lori Martin in Southfield, Mi., 06/10/2006

Vitaplex Plus (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Vitaplex Plus (Oral)

Vitaplex Plus (Oral) Medication Classification

MULTIVITAMINS WITH MINERALS (By mouth)

Vitaplex Plus (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

Vitaplex Plus (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 Vitaplex Plus (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 Vitaplex Plus (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 Vitaplex Plus (Oral) Storage

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

What To Avoid While Using Vitaplex Plus (Oral)

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

Vitaplex Plus (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.

Vitaplex Plus (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