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Strongstart caplets

USUAL ADULT DOSAGE

One caplet daily, or as directed by a physician. Each caplet contains:

Calcium (as CalciPure™ calcium carbonate).......................225 mg

Vitamin C (as Ester-C ) * ...................................................50 mg

Iron (as MicroMask ferrous fumarate)...............................40 mg

Vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate)................................30 IU

Vitamin B 6
  (controlled-release, using pyridoxine HCl, USP).................75 mg

Zinc (zinc oxide, USP).........................................................15 mg

Vitamin B 3 (as niacinamide).................................................20 mg

Pantothenic Acid...................................................................7 mg

Vitamin B 1 (as thiamine mononitrate, USP).........................3.0 mg

Vitamin B 2 (riboflavin, USP)...............................................3.4 mg

Folic Acid, USP....................................................................1 mg

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B 12 )...........................................12 mcg

Vitamin D 3 (cholecalciferol)................................................400 IU

Vitamin K.........................................................................90 mcg

Biotin................................................................................35 mcg

Copper (cupric oxide)...........................................................2 mg

Selenium...........................................................................75 mcg

Chromium.........................................................................45 mcg

Molybdenum.....................................................................50 mcg

Magnesium (magnesium oxide, USP)..................................30 mg

Docusate Sodium...............................................................25 mg

* Ester-C is a patented pharmaceutical grade material consisting of calcium ascorbate and calcium threonate. Ester-C is a licensed trademark of Zila Nutraceuticals, Inc.

OTHER INGREDIENTS

Microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, silicon dioxide, hydrogenated vegetable oil, magnesium stearate, ethylcellulose, carnauba wax, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, polydextrose, triacetin, polyethylene glycol.

INDICATIONS

StrongStart Caplets are indicated for vitamin and mineral dietary supplementation in women throughout their pregnancy and in the postnatal period for both lactating and non-lactating mothers. StrongStart Caplets can also be administered to improve the nutritional status of women prior to conception.

Precautions

Folic acid, in doses above 1.0 mg daily, may obscure pernicious anemia in that hematologic remission can occur while neurological manifestations remain progressive.

WARNING

The administration of folic acid alone is inadequate for the treatment of pernicious anemia and other megablastic anemias caused by vitamin B 12 deficiency.

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.

How Supplied

StrongStart Caplets for oral administration are supplied as modified oval, film coated white caplets debossed "THER-RX" on one side and "128" with a partial bisect on the other side in child-resistant, unit-dose packages of 30 caplets (3 × 10 Unit Dose Packs) (NDC 64011-128-22) or 100 caplets (10 × 10 Unit Dose Packs) (NDC 64011-128-11).

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

Manufacturer:

KV Pharmaceutical

for Ther-Rx Corporation

St. Louis, MO 63044

U.S. Patent Nos. 4,822,816; 5,070,085; 5,494,681; 6,197,329; 6,228,388.

PRODUCT PHOTO(S):

NOTE: These photos can be used only for identification by shape, color, and imprint. They do not depict actual or relative size.

The product samples shown here have been supplied by the manufacturer. While every effort has been made to assure accurate reproduction, please remember that any visual identification should be considered preliminary. In cases of poisoning or suspected overdosage, the drug's identity should be verified by chemical analysis.
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