Orazinc Plus

Orazinc Plus

Manufacturer:

Medhaus

Distributor:

Medhaus
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Ascorbic acid, zinc
Description
Oral drops: Each mL contains: Ascorbic acid 100 mg (equivalent to 112.49 mg sodium ascorbate), Zinc (elemental) 4.2 mg (equivalent to 29.27 mg zinc gluconate).
Syrup: Each 5 mL contains: Ascorbic acid 100 mg (equivalent to 112.49 mg sodium ascorbate), Zinc (elemental) 10 mg (equivalent to 70.00 mg zinc gluconate).
Indications/Uses
Used for the prevention and treatment of Vitamin C and Zinc deficiencies.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Orazinc plus syrup (oral drops): Infant <6 mos: 0.5 mL daily.
6 mos - <12 yrs: 1 mL daily.
Or as prescribed by the physician.
Orazinc plus syrup: Adult and Children more than 12 years old: 1 teaspoonful (5 mL).
3 years-12 years old: ½ teaspoon (2.5 mL).
Or as prescribed by the physician.
Best taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. May be taken with meals to reduce gastrointestinal discomfort.
Special Precautions
Chronic administration equivalent to 10 times recommended dietary allowance (RDA) can cause anemia due to concomitant copper deficiency and may depress plasma HDL cholesterol levels. Do not take Zinc supplements with antibiotic drugs like Tetracycline or Ciprofloxacin because Zinc will keep the drug from being absorbed into your blood stream.
It should be given with care to patients with hyperoxaluria.
Adverse Reactions
Acute toxicity may cause diarrhea, vomiting and lethargy.
Storage
Protect from light. Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
ATC Classification
A11GB - Ascorbic acid (vitamin C), combinations ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Syr 60 mL. Oral drops 15 mL.
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