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   Beta Carotene

Beta Carotene
(oral) (capsule, Liquid Filled)


Antioxidant. This medicine is a form of vitamin A.

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A-Caro-25
 
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Beta Carotene
A-Caro-25
Uses
Antioxidant. This medicine is a form of vitamin A.

Storage
  • Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.
  • Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of any leftover medicine after you have finished your treatment.
  • You will also need to throw away old medicine after the expiration date has passed. Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.


How To Use
  • APPEARANCE: Liquid Filled Capsule. Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often.
  • Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to. If you are using this medicine without a doctor's order, follow the directions on the medicine label.

Side Effects
  • Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects: Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing.

Precautions
  • You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to beta carotene, or any of the other ingredients listed on the label.
  • This medicine should not be given to a child under 18 years old, unless a doctor tells you to.
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Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, use it as soon as you can.
  • If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to use the medicine and skip the missed dose.
  • Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose. Missing one dose of vitamins is usually not a cause for concern.

Drug Interactions
  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breast feeding. Make sure your doctor knows if you smoke or take alcohol daily.

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