GENERIC NAME: CALCIUM CARBONATE/VITAMIN B12/FOLIC ACID/VITAMIN B6 - ORAL (KAL-see-um KAR-bo-nate/VYE-ta-min/FOE-lik AS-id/VYE-ta-min)
BRAND NAME(S): Premesis RX
USES: This medication is a multivitamin and mineral supplement used before and during pregnancy. It provides important vitamins and minerals that are necessary during pregnancy and may also help reduce nausea caused by pregnancy.
HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth, usually once daily or as directed by your doctor. Swallow the tablets whole. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets.Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.
SIDE EFFECTS: This medication usually has very few side effects. If you have any unusual effects from taking this medication, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.An allergic reaction to this product is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), dizziness, trouble breathing.This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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