Extra-Virt Plus DHA
Generic name: ascorbic acid, cholecalciferol, .alpha.-tocopherol, d-, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid, biotin, calcium carbonate, docusate calcium, ferrous fumarate and doconexent
Dosage form: capsule, gelatin coated
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DESCRIPTION: Extra-Virt Plus DHA is an orally administered prescription prenatal/postnatal multivitamin/ mineral softgel with fish-based DHA. Extra-Virt Plus DHA is available as opaque brown, oblong softgels imprinted "V251" and are available in 30-count bottles (NDC 76439-251-30).
|Each softgel contains:|
|Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)||28 mg|
|Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)||800 IU|
|Vitamin E (d-alpha tocopherol)||30 IU|
|(Vitamin B6) (pyridoxine hydrochloride)||25 mg|
|Folic Acid||1.25 mg|
|Iron (ferrous fumarate)||29 mg|
|Omega oil blend||660 mg†|
|Docusate Calcium||55 mg|
Other Ingredients: Annatto, Beeswax, Citric Acid, Ethyl Vanillin, Gelatin, Glycerin, Natural Creamy Orange Flavor, Purified Water, Soy Lecithin, Titanium Dioxide.
This product contains soy and fish oil, derived from Scombridae fish, from purified fish oil containing less than one percent EPA.
INDICATIONS: Extra-Virt Plus DHA Softgels are indicated to provide vitamin/mineral and fish-based DHA supplementation throughout pregnancy, during the postnatal period for both lactating and non-lactating mothers, and throughout the childbearing years. Extra-Virt Plus DHA Softgels may be useful in improving the nutritional status of women prior to conception.
CONTRAINDICATIONS: Extra-Virt Plus DHA Softgels are contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients. Do not take this product if you are presently taking mineral oil, unless directed by a healthcare practitioner.
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.
WARNING: Ingestion of more than 3 grams of omega-3 fatty acids (such as DHA) per day has been shown to have potential antithrombotic effects, including an increased bleeding time and International Normalized Ratio (INR). Administration of omega-3 fatty acids should be avoided in patients taking anticoagulants and in those known to have an inherited or acquired predisposition to bleeding.
PRECAUTION: Folic acid alone is improper therapy in the treatment of pernicious anemia and other megaloblastic anemias where vitamin B12 is deficient. Folic acid in doses above 1 mg daily may obscure pernicious anemia in that hematologic remission can occur while neurological manifestations progress.
ADVERSE REACTIONS: Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.
CAUTION: Exercise caution to ensure that the prescribed dosage of DHA does not exceed 1 gram (1000 mg) per day.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Before, during and/or after pregnancy, one softgel daily or as directed by a licensed healthcare practitioner.
HOW SUPPLIED: Extra-Virt Plus DHA is available as opaque brown, oblong softgels imprinted "V251" and are available in 30-count bottles (NDC 76439-251-30).
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
All prescriptions using this product shall be pursuant to state statutes as applicable. This is not an Orange Book product.
Call your medical practitioner about side effects. You may also report side effects to Virtus Pharmaceuticals, LLC at 813-283-1344.
Store at 20 – 25°C (68 – 77°F). [See USP Controlled Room Temperature.]
Dispense in a tight, light resistant container. Protect from light and moisture.
Virtus Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Tampa, FL 33619
Made in Canada
PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
|Extra-Virt Plus DHA
ascorbic acid, cholecalciferol, .alpha.-tocopherol, d-, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid, biotin, calcium carbonate, docusate calcium, ferrous fumarate and doconexent capsule, gelatin coated
|Labeler - Virtus Pharmaceuticals LLC (969483143)|
|Viva Pharmaceutical Inc.||253288898||MANUFACTURE(76439-251)|