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Macuvex

Generic Name: folic acid, vitamin C, vitamin E, zinc, copper, lutein, zeaxanthin
Dosage Form: capsule

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Macuvex
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DESCRIPTION 

Macuvex is an orally administered prescription Vitamin for the dietary management of patients with unique nutritional needs requiring increased folate levels and other nutritional supplementation. Macuvex should be administered under the supervision of a licensed medical practitioner.

Each capsule contains:Folic Acid:1mg, Vitamin C (ascorbic acid):500mg, Vitamin E (dl-alpha tocopherol):400IU, Zinc(oxide)80mg, Copper (oxide): 2mg, Lutein :10 mg, Zeaxanthin:2 mg, Each capsule contains the following inactive ingredients: Gelatin, Magnesium Stearate, Silica, FD&C Blue #1, Titanium Dioxide

INDICATIONS AND USAGE

Macuvex is indicated for dietary management of patients with unique nutritional needs requiring increased folate levels and other nutritional supplementation.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

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

Warnings and Precautions

Tell your doctor if you have: kidney problems, thyroid disease. This medication should be used as directed during pregnancy or while breast-feeding. Consult your doctor about the risks and benefits.

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

This medication is generally well tolerated. Notify your doctor if you experience: nausea, loss of appetite, vomiting, stomach cramps, dry mouth, increased thirst, increased urination, muscle or bone pain,headache, weakness, weight loss, dizziness. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Take two capsules daily with or without food or as directed by a physician.

HOW SUPPLIED

Macuvex capsules are supplied as blue capsules printed with Macuvex dispensed in HDPE plastic bottles of 60ct.

NDC 69336-400-60

STORAGE

Store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°F-86°F). Keep in cool dry place. Call your doctor about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

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Reserved for Professional Recommendation

All prescriptions using this product shall be pursuant to state statutes as applicable. This is not an Orange Book product. This product may be administered only under a physician's supervision. There are no implied or explicit claims on therapeutic equivalence.

Manufactured for

Sterling-Knight Pharmaeuticals,LLC

Ripley, MS 33663

Rev.10/13-2

Macuvex 
Macuvex capsule
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:69336-400
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Folic Acid (FOLIC ACID) Folic Acid 1 mg
ASCORBIC ACID (ASCORBIC ACID) ASCORBIC ACID 250 mg
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE (.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL) ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE 200 [iU]
Zinc oxide (ZINC OXIDE) Zinc oxide 40 mg
Copper (copper) Copper 1 mg
Lutein (LUTEIN) Lutein 5 mg
Zeaxanthin (ZEAXANTHIN) Zeaxanthin 1 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Gelatin  
Magnesium Stearate  
SILICON DIOXIDE  
FD&C BLUE NO. 1  
Titanium Dioxide  
Product Characteristics
Color blue Score no score
Shape capsule Size 22mm
Flavor Imprint Code Macuvex
Contains         
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:69336-400-60 60 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
unapproved drug other 11/16/2014
Labeler - Sterling-knight Pharmaceuticals,LLC (079556942)
Revised: 04/2015
 
Sterling-knight Pharmaceuticals,LLC
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