Natocare

Natocare

Manufacturer:

Zifam Pinnacle

Distributor:

Pinnacle House
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), folic acid, potassium iodide.
Description
Each softgel capsule contains DHA 200 mg, EPA 40 mg (from natural fish oil 800 mg), folic acid 500 mcg, potassium iodide 196.6 mcg equivalent to iodine 150 mcg.
Action
Natocare is the safest source of DHA during pregnancy and lactation. Regular intake may improve and replenish vital DHA and folic acid throughout pregnancy and lactation period.
Indications/Uses
Aid, assist and help in the maintenance or improvement of general well being. It provides a daily dose of folic acid 500 mg which, if taken daily for 1 month before conception and during pregnancy, may reduce risk of women having a child with brain and spinal cord birth defects eg, the neural tube defects known as spina bifida and anencephaly. The patient may consider to start with Natocare few months earlier if planning pregnancy.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 softgel daily or as recommended by physician.
Warnings
Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet.
Special Precautions
Do not exceed the stated dose except on medical advice. If that patient have had a baby with a neural tube defect/spina bifida, seek specific medical advice.
Storage
Store below 30°C away from direct sunlight.
ATC Classification
A11J - OTHER VITAMIN PRODUCTS, COMBINATIONS ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Softgel cap 1 x 10's.
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