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Strongstart chewable tablets

USUAL ADULT DOSAGE

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

Calcium (calcium carbonate) ................................
250 mg
Vitamin C (as Ester-C ) * .................................
50 mg
Iron (as MicroMask ferrous fumarate) ..............
35 mg
Vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate) ...............
3.5 mg
Vitamin B 6 (as Descote pyridoxine HCl) ...........
50 mg
Zinc (zinc oxide, USP) .........................................
15 mg
Folic Acid, USP ..................................................
1 mg
Vitamin D 3 (cholecalciferol) .................................
6 mcg
Copper (cupric oxide) .........................................
2 mg
Magnesium (magnesium oxide, USP) ...................
40 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

Magnesium stearate, FD&C Yellow #6 lake, citric acid, natural and artificial non-nutritive and nutritive sweetening agents, natural and artificial flavors.

INDICATIONS

StrongStart Chewable tablets 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 Chewable tablets 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

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.

How Supplied

StrongStart Chewable tablets for oral administration are supplied as orange-colored, flavored tablets debossed "Ther-Rx" on one side and "137" on the other side in child-resistant, unit dose packages of 30 tablets (3 × 10 Unit Dose Packs) (NDC 64011-137-22) or 100 tablets (10 × 10 Unit Dose Packs) (NDC 64011-137-11).

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

NOTICE: Contact with moisture may produce surface discoloration or erosion of the tablet.

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; 6,261,600; 6,352,713.

Other U.S. Patent Pending

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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