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Medications for Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency

Vitamins and minerals added to the diet to make up for a deficiency.

Drugs used to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency

The following list of medications are in some way related to or used in the treatment of this condition.

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Drug name Rating Reviews Activity ? Rx/OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol
multivitamin with minerals 3.2 152 reviews for multivitamin with minerals to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
multivitamin with minerals systemic
Brand names:
Hemax, Advanced AM/PM, Bacmin, CalciFolic-D, Centratex, Nicomide, Recal D, Strovite Forte, Vitafol, Dialyvite Supreme D, Dolomite, Glutofac-MX, Menatrol, Multivitamins and Minerals, Prosteon, Se-Tan Plus, Strovite One, Tozal, Ventrixyl Fe, Vitramyn
Drug class:
vitamin and mineral combinations
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Prescribing Information
folic acid 6.7 4 reviews for folic acid to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC A N
Generic name:
folic acid systemic
Brand names:
FA-8, Folacin-800
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information
ferrous sulfate 7.0 3 reviews for ferrous sulfate to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Brand names:
Slow Fe, Feosol Original, Fe Caps, Slow Release Iron, Fer-In-Sol, Feratab, Ferrousal
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Prescribing Information
Zinc Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
zinc sulfate systemic
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Natural Product Monographs
multivitamin with iron 7.0 7 reviews for multivitamin with iron to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
multivitamin with iron systemic
Brand names:
Flintstones Complete, BiferaRx, Chromagen, Dialyvite, Ferralet 90, Integra, Integra Plus, Iron-150, Active Fe, Cerovite Junior, EnLyte, Ferocon, Ferrex 28, Ferrex 150 Forte, Ferrex 150 Forte Plus, FoliTab 500, Fusion Plus, Hematogen Forte, Iferex 150 Forte, Integra F, Irospan 24/6, Maxaron Forte, Multigen, Multigen Folic, Multigen Plus, MyKidz Iron, Nephron-FA, Nufera, Taron Forte, Tricon
Drug class:
iron products, vitamin and mineral combinations
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
selenium 6.7 6 reviews for selenium to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
selenium systemic
Drug class:
minerals and electrolytes
For consumers:
interactions, side effects
For professionals:
AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information
chromium picolinate 7.6 8 reviews for chromium picolinate to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
OTC N N
Generic name:
chromium picolinate systemic
Brand names:
Cr-GTF, CRM
Drug class:
minerals and electrolytes
For consumers:
interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Natural Product Monographs
Vitamin B1 Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
thiamine systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Calciferol Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
ergocalciferol systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
ergocalciferol Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
ergocalciferol systemic
Brand names:
Calciferol, Drisdol, Calcidol
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information
thiamine Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
thiamine systemic
Brand name:
Vitamin B1
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information
zinc sulfate 9.0 1 review for zinc sulfate to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
zinc sulfate systemic
Brand names:
Zinc, Zinc-220, Orazinc
Drug class:
minerals and electrolytes
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Prescribing Information
Slow Fe 10 1 review for Slow Fe to treat Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Drisdol Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
ergocalciferol systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
For professionals:
Prescribing Information
Feosol Original Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Fe Caps Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Slow Release Iron Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Vitamin B2 Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
riboflavin systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
side effects
Calcidol Rate Add review
Rx/OTC C N
Generic name:
ergocalciferol systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Fer-In-Sol Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Feratab Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Ferrousal Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous sulfate systemic
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
FA-8 Rate Add review
Rx/OTC A N
Generic name:
folic acid systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
ferrous gluconate Rate Add review
Rx/OTC N N
Generic name:
ferrous gluconate systemic
Brand names:
Fergon, Ferate
Drug class:
iron products
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects
Folacin-800 Rate Add review
Rx/OTC A N
Generic name:
folic acid systemic
Drug class:
vitamins
For consumers:
dosage, interactions, side effects

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Alternative treatments for Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Vitamin/Mineral Supplementation and Deficiency.

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Rating For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).
Activity Activity is based on recent site visitor activity relative to other medications in the list.
Rx Prescription only.
OTC Over-the-counter.
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over-the-counter.
Off-label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
EUA An Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) allows the FDA to authorize unapproved medical products or unapproved uses of approved medical products to be used in a declared public health emergency when there are no adequate, approved, and available alternatives.
Expanded Access Expanded Access is a potential pathway for a patient with a serious or immediately life-threatening disease or condition to gain access to an investigational medical product (drug, biologic, or medical device) for treatment outside of clinical trials when no comparable or satisfactory alternative therapy options are available.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
M The drug has multiple schedules. The schedule may depend on the exact dosage form or strength of the medication.
U CSA Schedule is unknown.
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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