Antygates Tablet 10
Vitamin A Vitamin A treats and prevents vitamin A deficiency diseases. It also helps to prevent vitamin A deficiency in the patients with diabetes, hyperthyroidism, liver disorders, cystic fibrosis and abeta lipoproteinemia (genetic disorder). It helps to reduce the risk of cataracts, xeropthalmia and retinitis pigmentosa- A disease caused by damage to the retina. It reduces the risk of breast cancer in the premenopausal women. Vitamin C Vitamin C has multiple uses in the body. It is a water-soluble vitamin which helps boost immunity and is necessary for the normal growth and development. It acts as an antioxidant thereby prevents the cell damage and slows down the aging process. It plays a major role in wound healing. It helps the body to absorb iron, which is essential for the production of RBCs. It is used in the treatment of scurvy. It prevents the possibility of cataract and lead toxicity. It is also used to lower blood pressure. Vitamin E Vitamin E is an antioxidant. It is used in the treatment of vitamin E deficiency. It aids in wound healing, treat ataxia, relieves from fatigue and an energy booster.
How does the drug work ?
Vitamin A Vitamin A is a fat- soluble vitamin. It plays an important role in the reproduction, growth and development of the brain. It also helps to maintain proper functioning of the immune system. Vitamin A is converted to its active form II-Cis retinal in the retinal of the eye. It plays a role in the production of the pigments that are required for the normal vision in the dim light. Vitamin C Vitamin C is also known as ascorbic acid which is an antioxidant. Antioxidants act by blocking free radicals which can damage the cells. Vitamin C helps in the production of collagen which is an important protein for healthy skin, hair, nails, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage. Vitamin E Vitamin E inhibits the production of free radicals that cause cardiovascular disease and cancer. It slows the process of damaging cells. It is essential for functioning of many organs in the body.
What are the common side effects ?Vitamin A Bleeding from gums or sore mouth, confusion, diarrhea, dizziness or drowsiness, double vision, headache, and irritability are some of the common side effects of vitamin A. Some of the sever and rare side effects of vitamin A are peeling of skin especially on the lips and palms, yellowish-orange patches on the feet and palms. Bone or joint pain, dry mouth, head ache, and photosensitivity. Vitamin C The side effects include nausea and vomiting, headache, flushing, skin redness, back pain, diarrhea, stomach cramp, and stomach upset. Vitamin E The common side effects of vitamin E due to high doses are fatigue, nausea, diarrhoea, blurred vision, rash, bruising, and bleeding.
Important Information for Safe Use:
• Individuals allergic to Antygates medication or any of its ingredients should avoid taking the medication.
• Individuals suffering from hepatic and renal disorders should inform the doctor before taking Antygates medication .
• Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages while taking Antygates medication as alcohol reduces the absorption of the drug in the body.
• Individuals already taking vitamin and mineral supplements should inform the doctor before taking Antygates medication.
• Take Antygates medication as prescribed by the physician. Take Antygates medication regularly, as the drug shows benefits over a period of time.
• Pregnant and lactating mothers should consult the doctor before taking Antygates medication for safe use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
1. Is vitamin A safe for pregnant and lactating females? Yes. Vitamin A is safe for pregnant and lactating females. However, consult your physician before taking the medication.
2. Does vitamin A reduces the risk of breast cancer? Yes. Vitamin A has antioxidant activity and reduces the risk of breast cancer.
3. Can I take vitamin A to reduce acne and pimples? A: Yes. Vitamin A has antioxidant activity and helps to maintain tissue integrity and healthy skin. It effectively reduces acne and pimple. Consult your physician for safe use.
4. How should I store vitamin A supplements? Vitamin A supplements should be stores at room temperature away from direct sunlight and moisture.
5. Can I take Vitamin E supplements along with Vitamin A supplements? Yes. Vitamin E enhances the storage and utilization of vitamin A. Consult your physician before taking both the medications together. Vitamin C
1. Is it safe to take iron supplements along with vitamin C supplements? Yes, vitamin C helps to increase the absorption of iron.
2. I am experiencing cold very often, my doctor prescribed vitamin C, how does this help? Frequent cold attacks may be a result of decreased immunity. Vitamin C helps to boost your immunity thereby reducing your cold attacks.
3. Can I take vitamin C for acne? Vitamin C helps in growth and repair of tissues in all parts of your body, including skin. However, consult your doctor before using vitamin C or any condition.
4. How does vitamin C serum help to improve my skin tone? Vitamin C is a most common ingredient in the skin care products. Because of its anti-oxidant properties it fights free-radicals and helps to produce collagen naturally thereby improving your skin tone.
5. What is the usual frequency of drug intake? The drug can be taken at a frequency of once a day to thrice a day safely. However, it depends on the individual’s condition. Consult your doctor about the frequency of the dose. Vitamin E
1. What is the recommended dose of vitamin E? The recommended dose of vitamin E is 1000 mg/day.
2. What are the sources of vitamin E? Sunflower seeds, almonds, peanuts, wheat germ oil, avocados, spinach, mangoes, and palm oil are dietary sources of vitamin E.
3. Can I use vitamin E for longer durations to improve overall health? Though vitamin E helps in improving health, prolonged use may cause some adverse effects. Therefore, take the medication for a duration suggested by your doctor.
4. Can I take aspirin with vitamin E? Vitamin E can also act as an anticoagulant and when taken with aspirin, it may cause hypervitaminosis E, which is life-threatening.
5. Is vitamin E good for skin? Vitamin E has anti-aging properties and also helps in treating dehydrated skin.