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Barivit tablet
Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Barivit tablet is a dietary supplement enriched with high concentration of minerals, multivitamins and antioxidants to help maintain optimum health. Vitamins and minerals present in this tablet replenish the nutrient reserves of the body which aid in proper functioning of the heart, gut, nervous system, blood formation and maintains good vision. The presence of natural antioxidants in the tablet combats stress, fatigue, weakness and exhaustion, retards degenerative processes of ageing and improve body’s resistance to infections. The tablet can be used in treating major immune deficiency disorders, certain illness, during pregnancy and acts as the best nutritional support in patients with cardiovascular disorders, diabetes, arthritis, varicose veins. However, the uses of the tablet mentioned here are not exhaustive, there may be other reasons or situations in which the medicine might be used.

Composition

Composition

Barivit tablet is a combination of Calcium d-pantothenate 5 MG, Elemental calcium 75 MG, Elemental copper 0.25 MG, Elemental magnesium 3 MG, Elemental manganese 0.5 MG, Elemental zinc 10 MG, Ferrous fumarate 30 MG, Folic acid 0.15 MG, Ginseng 42.5 MG, Iodine 0.1 MG, Niacinamide 10 MG, Phosphorus 58 MG, Potassium 2 MG, Vitamin A 2500 IU, Vitamin B1 1 MG, Vitamin B12 1 MCG, Vitamin B2 1.5 MG, Vitamin B6 1 MG, Vitamin C 25 MG, Vitamin D3 200 IU and Vitamin E 5 MG

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Vitamins and minerals present in Barivit tablet replenish the nutrient reserves of the body which aid within the proper functioning of the tissues, cell growth, heart, gut, nervous system, hormones, blood formation and maintains good vision, immunity. It works by slowing down the processes that damage cells, regulating the intestinal fluid transport, facilitates the synthesis of proteins and DNA in cartilage, neutralize free radicals by blocking the damage caused by them, works as an antioxidant to protect cells. It protects peripheral nerves and enhances the function and conduction of neurons in diabetes.

Contraindications and Cautions

Contraindications and Caution

Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking Barivit tablet:

  • Hypersensitivity to any of the active ingredients or excipients used in the tablet
  • Caution:
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Pernicious anaemia
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • History of seizures
  • Iron metabolic disorders
  • Renal and hepatic impairment
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Pregnancy and lactation
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of Barivit tablet. When taken in the recommended dosage guidelines, it is usually well tolerated. You may experience one or more of the following side effects:

  • Nausea
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach upset
  • Loss of appetite
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Headache
  • Flushing
  • Metallic taste

Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

  • Bronchospasm
  • Weight loss
  • Anorexia
  • Diaphoresis
  • Acute renal failure
How to Use

How to Use

Take Barivit tablet as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the tablet.
Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
Take the tablet once daily preferably after food to avoid stomach upset. Take the tablet at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested.

Overdosage

Avoid taking more than the prescribed dosage. If you notice that you have any abnormal reactions in your body after taking this tablet, contact your doctor immediately. Based on the dosage of Barivit tablet, symptoms may vary from individual to individual. It is possible that you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Severe stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Irritability
  • Garlic breath odour
  • Vomiting
  • Weight loss
  • Excess creatinine in urine
Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

Take Barivit tablet on the advice of medical practitioner. Dosage adjustments or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

Kidney:

Since there is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking this medicine for renal patients, consult your doctor if you an impairment of normal kidney function and stay on the safe side.

Liver:

Since there is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking this medicine for hepatic patients, consult your doctor if you an impairment of normal liver function and stay on the safe side.

Pregnancy:

Use of this medicine in pregnancy is not considered safe in pregnant women unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Since limited information is available about the safety of taking Barivit tablet, consult your doctor if you are pregnant.

Lactation:

This medication is passed to infants through mother’s milk. Breastfed infants should be closely monitored. Since limited information is available about the safety of taking this tablet, consult your doctor if you are nursing mother and stay on the safe side.

Alcohol:

Interaction of alcohol with this medicine is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

Driving:

This medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the tablet, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

Food:

There are no known food interactions with this medicine.

Drug Interactions:

All medicines interact differently for person to person. Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you are taking Barivit tablet with aspirin, barbiturates, cimetidine, ciprofloxacin, antibiotics (chloramphenicol), anti-seizure drugs (phenytoin), cisplatin, altretamine, methotrexate.

Precautions
  • Do not use this medicine post the expiry date
  • Store at temperature between 20-30 degree Celsius
  • Keep the tablet out of reach of children
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

Category C: Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.


Drug Composition information
What is Calcium Pantothenate for:

This medication is an essential body mineral, it ensures the adequate supply of calcium to bones.

How does Calcium Pantothenate work:

Prevent bones from breaking easily, especially bones in the spine.

How should Calcium Pantothenate be used:

Take this medication with a large glass of water during or after a meal.If it is a chewable tablet,it must be chewed before swallowing. It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

Common side effects of Calcium Pantothenate :

Constipation – People who are constipated can have trouble having bowel movements. Upset stomach

What do I do if I miss a dose

Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. - If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. - Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. Many times this drug is taken on an as needed basis.

What precautions should I take when taking Calcium Pantothenate :

If you have an allergy to calcium or any other part of this drug. - Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Calcium Pantothenate with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid Alcohol

How do I store Calcium Pantothenate :

Store at room temperature in a tight container.Keep it away from sunlight and moisture.

Pregnancy Category

Category C : Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.

Therapeutic Classification

Calcium Preparations


Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. What is the use of the Barivit tablet?

It is a dietary supplement enriched with high concentration of minerals, multivitamins and antioxidants for women to help maintain optimum health. Vitamins and minerals present in this tablet replenish the nutrient reserves of the body which aid in proper functioning of the heart, gut, nervous system, blood formation and maintains good vision. The presence of natural antioxidants in the tablet combats stress, fatigue, weakness and exhaustion, retards degenerative processes of ageing and improve body’s resistance to infections. The tablet can be used in treating major immune deficiency disorders, certain illness, during pregnancy and acts as the best nutritional support in patients with cardiovascular disorders, diabetes, tuberculosis, arthritis.

Q2. What are the side effects of the Barivit tablet?

The tablet is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Common side effects include stomach upset, loss of appetite, diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal cramps, flatulence, headache, nausea, metallic taste, flushing. Its use may also lead to extreme but uncommon side effects bronchospasm, weight loss, anorexia, diaphoresis, acute renal failure.

Q3. Should we take Barivit tablet with food or without food?

Take the medicine preferably after food to avoid stomach upset.

Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the Barivit tablet?

If you ever had kidney, liver or heart disease, let your doctor know before taking this medicine. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. Caution is advised among patients with hypersensitivity to ingredients in the tablet, vitamin K deficiency, alcohol dependence, pernicious anaemia, gastrointestinal disorders, renal and hepatic impairment, diabetes mellitus, bleeding disorders, pregnancy and lactation.

Q5. Does Barivit tablet make you sleepy?

This medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the tablet, do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

Q6. Is Barivit tablet harmful? What does an overdose of Barivit tablet lead to?

The tablet is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to severe stomach pain, headache, vomiting, diarrhea, irritability, garlic breath odour, excess creatinine in urine.

Q7. Can I take Barivit tablet during pregnancy?

Use of this medicine in pregnancy is not considered safe in pregnant women unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Since limited information is available about the safety of taking this tablet, consult your doctor if you are pregnant.

Q8. Can Barivit tablet be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

Yes, you can take the medicine without doctor’s prescription but if you notice any unusual or abnormal reactions after taking the tablet, promptly seek medical attention.

Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Barivit tablet?

Interaction of alcohol with this medicine is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately. If you consume alcohol on regular basis, relevant dose adjustments of the medicine may be necessary depending on your clinical condition.

Q10. How to store Barivit tablet?

Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the tablet according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

Q11. If I have trouble swallowing Barivit tablet, can I mix it in water and drink it?

This tablet is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.

Q12. Can we give Barivit tablet to children?

This medicine is not recommended for children below 12 years since the safety and efficacy of using this tablet has not been established.

Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the Barivit tablet?

The amount of time required for the tablet to show its effect in the body is not clinically established.

Q14. How long does the effect of Barivit tablet last?

The duration for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically determined.

Q15. Can we take Barivit tablet daily? If yes, how many tablets can we take everyday?

Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is one tablet per day.

Q16. For how many days should I take the Barivit tablet?

The number of days that any medicine must be taken varies from patient to patient; and case to case. So always stick to your doctor’s suggestion about how many days to take this medicine.

Q17. When should I take Barivit tablet?

Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

Seller Information
Manufactured By

KATZUNG PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD

a-g04,nd sepal,hsr layout,sector-2 extension,bangalore 560102

Packed By

KATZUNG PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD

a-g04,nd sepal,hsr layout,sector-2 extension,bangalore 560102

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