Thera-Tabs

Generic Name: multivitamins (MUL-ti-VYE-ta-mins)
Brand Name: Examples include Stress-600 and Thera-Tabs

Thera-Tabs is used for:

Treating or preventing low levels of vitamins in the body. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Thera-Tabs is a vitamin supplement. It works by providing extra vitamins to the body.

Do NOT use Thera-Tabs if:

  • you are allergic to any ingredient in Thera-Tabs

Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.

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Before using Thera-Tabs:

Some medical conditions may interact with Thera-Tabs. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

  • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
  • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
  • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances

Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Thera-Tabs.

Ask your health care provider if Thera-Tabs may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

How to use Thera-Tabs:

Use Thera-Tabs as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

  • Take Thera-Tabs by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation.
  • If you miss a dose of Thera-Tabs, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Thera-Tabs.

Important safety information:

  • Do not take large doses of vitamins while you use Thera-Tabs unless your doctor tells you to.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Thera-Tabs while you are pregnant. It is not known if Thera-Tabs is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Thera-Tabs, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.

Possible side effects of Thera-Tabs:

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. No COMMON side effects have been reported with Thera-Tabs. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.

If OVERDOSE is suspected:

Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center, or emergency room immediately. Symptoms may include nausea; vomiting.

Proper storage of Thera-Tabs:

Store Thera-Tabs at room temperature. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Thera-Tabs out of the reach of children and away from pets.

General information:

  • If you have any questions about Thera-Tabs, please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
  • Thera-Tabs is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not share it with other people.
  • If your symptoms do not improve or if they become worse, check with your doctor.

This information should not be used to decide whether or not to take Thera-Tabs or any other medicine. Only your health care provider has the knowledge and training to decide which medicines are right for you. This information does not endorse any medicine as safe, effective, or approved for treating any patient or health condition. This is only a brief summary of general information about Thera-Tabs. It does NOT include all information about the possible uses, directions, warnings, precautions, interactions, adverse effects, or risks that may apply to Thera-Tabs. This information is not specific medical advice and does not replace information you receive from your health care provider. You must talk with your healthcare provider for complete information about the risks and benefits of using Thera-Tabs.

Issue Date: July 2, 2014
Database Edition 14.3.1.001
Copyright © 2014 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

Disclaimer: This information should not be used to decide whether or not to take this medicine or any other medicine. Only your health care provider has the knowledge and training to decide which medicines are right for you. This information does not endorse any medicine as safe, effective, or approved for treating any patient or health condition. This is only a brief summary of general information about this medicine. It does NOT include all information about the possible uses, directions, warnings, precautions, interactions, adverse effects, or risks that may apply to this medicine. This information is not specific medical advice and does not replace information you receive from your health care provider. You must talk with your healthcare provider for complete information about the risks and benefits of using this medicine.

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