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Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup

Manufacturer: Raptakos, Brett & Co. Ltd
Medicine composition: Vitamin D3
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: February 02, 2019

Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup is very important for proper absorption and metabolism of calcium and phosphate present in the bloodstream. You can take it either as a supplement or in the form of fish and dairy products which are rich in Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup like Salmon, Sardine, Cod liver oil, milk, mushroom etc. This medication helps in improving the health and also treats diseases related to bones like osteoporosis. The deficiency of Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup causes Rickets among children while adults may suffer from brittleness of bones known as Osteomalacia. It also maintains proper blood pH levels in our body.

Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup is a useful fat-soluble vitamin synthesised in the human body from Cholesterol with the help of sunlight. It helps the body to absorb and metabolize calcium and phosphate. It can be supplied to your body either through your food or by supplements, medicine or an injection. Foods rich in Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup are cod liver oil, marine fishes like salmon, tuna, sardines, dairy product like milk, soya milk, cheese, egg, mushrooms etc.

The common symptoms related to the deficiency of Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup are:

  • 1. Frequent bone fractures
  • 2. Fragile and brittle bones
  • 3. Excessive fatigue and weakness
  • 4. Difficulty in logical thinking
  • 5. Pain in bones and joints
  • 6. Osteoporosis, Rickets etc.
  • 7. Bo,ne Cancer
  • 8. Insulin resistance that prevents body to utilise Insulin properly thereby increasing blood sugar level
  • 9. Weak immune system and high risk of infections etc.

People who are affected with Liver’s disease, Celiac and Crohn’s disease or those with darker skin colour are prone to deficiency of Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup.

Doctors can prescribe medicines, supplements and food remedies according to age, weight, gender and other physical conditions of the patient if he is diagnosed as a Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup deficient person.

Side Effects:

In rare cases excess intake of this medication (Amount> 40,000 IU per day for several months) may cause toxicity leading to kidney and heart failure.

  • Peripheral Neuropathy

    Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup helps in treating the symptoms of nerve damage in the feet and hand.
  • Megaloblastic Anemia

    Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup cures anemia due to deficiency of Vitamin B12.
  • Leber's Disease

    Patients who have Leber's Disease, a rare genetic disorder, should not use this medication.
  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration of action of this medication is not clinically established. Since the active component is present in the body and supplemented through food, the duration is prolonged.
  • What is the onset of action?

    This peak effect can be observed after a month if the patient is taking a daily dose of this medication.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women should not use this medication. Doctor consultation is must before using this medication.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No, it does not contain habit forming tendencies.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Women who are breastfeeding should not use this medication as it can cause side effects for the baby. Consult your doctor before taking this medication.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as you remember. A dose should be skipped if the time of the second scheduled dose is near.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Doctor consultation is recommended if an overdose is suspected. Immediate medical attention may be needed in such situation.

This medication is a provitamin which gets converted in the body to calcitriol and stimulates the absorption of calcium and phosphates from the intestine, kidneys and also regulates the release of calcium from bones to blood.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Ethanol

    There are no medical studies to prove that alcohol consumption is prohibited. Hence, doctor consultation is recommended before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Chloramphenicol

    Suitable dose adjustments may be required while administering these medicines. Make sure not to stop the dose of any medication without doctor’s consultation.

    Omeprazole

    Report the use of either of the medicines to the doctor. Do not stop the usage of any medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Ranitidine

    Consult your doctor if you are taking any medicine along with Arbivit 3 600 IU Syrup. Make sure not to stop any medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Metformin

    Report the use of either of the medicines to the doctor. Do not stop the usage of any medicine without consulting your doctor.
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