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NESTABS RX (Novavax) Prenatal Multi-vitamin/Mineral Tablets

Description

Nestabs RX is a light blue film-coated tablet with "NRX" debossed on one side and score on the opposite side.

Each tablet contains:

  Vitamin A (beta carotene)                        4,000 IU

  Vitamin D (D 3 )                                           400 IU

  Vitamin E (dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate)         30 IU

  Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)                           120 mg

  Folic Acid                                                      1 mg

  Vitamin B 1 (thiamine mononitrate)                  3 mg

  Vitamin B 2 (riboflavin)                                   3 mg

  Niacin (niacinamide)                                     20 mg

  Vitamin B 6 (pyridoxine hcl)                            3 mg

  Vitamin B 12 (cyanocobalamin)                     8 mcg

  Biotin                                                         30 mcg

  Pantothenic Acid                                            7 mg

  Calcium (calcium carbonate)                       200 mg

  Iodine (potassium iodide)                          150 mcg

  Zinc (zinc oxide)                                           15 mg

  Magnesium                                                 100 mg

  Iron (carbonyl iron)                                       29 mg

  Copper                                                           3 mg

Indications and Usage

Nestabs RX is indicated for use in improving the nutritional status of women throughout pregnancy and in the postnatal period for both lactating and nonlactating mothers. Nestabs RX is also beneficial in improving the nutritional status of women prior to conception.

Contraindications

This product is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

Warnings

Folic acid alone is improper therapy in the treatment of pernicious anemia and other megaloblastic anemias where vitamin B 12 is deficient.

WARNING:

  Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a doctor or poison control center immediately.

Precautions

Folic acid in doses above 0.1mg daily may obscure pernicious anemia in that hematologic remission can occur while neurological manifestations remain progressive.

Adverse Reactions

Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.

Dosage and Administration

One tablet daily or as directed by a physician.

How Supplied

Nestabs RX tablets for oral administration are supplied as light blue elliptical film-coated tablets with "NRX" debossed on one side and scored on the opposite side in bottles of 90's (NDC 0421-1317-01).

Store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

RX only

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