Dayzinc

Dayzinc

Manufacturer:

Wert Phils

Distributor:

Wert Phils
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per cap Na ascorbate (equiv to ascorbic acid 500 mg) 562.4 mg, Zn sulfate monohydrate (equiv to elemental Zn 10 mg) 27.5 mg. Per chewable tab Ascorbic acid 50 mg, Na ascorbate (equiv to ascorbic acid 200 mg) 225 mg, Zn sulfate monohydrate (equiv to elemental Zn 5 mg) 13.75 mg. Per 5 mL syr Ascorbic acid 50 mg, Na ascorbate (equiv to ascorbic acid 50 mg) 56.24 mg, Zn sulfate monohydrate (equiv to elemental Zn 10 mg) 27.5 mg. Per mL oral drops Ascorbic acid 50 mg, Na ascorbate (equiv to ascorbic acid 50 mg) 56.24 mg, Zn sulfate monohydrate (equiv to elemental Zn 10 mg) 27.5 mg
Indications/Uses
Treatment & prevention of vit C & Zn deficiency.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cap Adult 1 cap daily. Chewable tab Adult & childn >15 yr 2 tab daily. Childn 4-15 yr ½-1 tab. Syr Childn 7-12 yr 5-10 mL, 2-6 yr 2.5-5 mL, <2 yr 2.5 mL. Oral drops Childn 3-12 mth 0.6 mL, <3 mth 0.3 mL.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Best taken at least 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals. May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Special Precautions
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea & GI disturbances at high doses.
Drug Interactions
Chewable tab/syr/oral drops: Ascorbic acid: May induce tissue desaturation w/ aspirin, nicotine, appetite suppressant, Fe, phenytoin, anticonvulsant drugs, estrogen-containing OCs & tetracycline. May decrease plasma conc of fluphenazine. Reduced absorption & decrease urinary excretion w/ aspirin. May increase urinary Al elimination. Lower serum levels w/ OCs. Zn sulfate monohydrate: May inhibit absorption of copper. May reduce absorption of tetracyclines & quinolones (eg, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, norfloxacin & ofloxacin). Absorption may be reduced by Ca salts, oral Fe, penicillamine & trientine.
ATC Classification
A11GB - Ascorbic acid (vitamin C), combinations ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Dayzinc chewable tab
Packing/Price
30's (P180/box)
Form
Dayzinc oral drops
Packing/Price
30 mL x 1's (P115/bottle)
Form
Dayzinc cap
Packing/Price
30's (P225/pack)
Form
Dayzinc syr
Packing/Price
120 mL x 1's (P130/bottle);250 mL x 1's (P240/bottle)
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