Lyvit (Lyka) Capsule 10
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 E has antioxidant property and prevents cell damage. It prevents cardiovascular diseases, improves immune functions and enhances DNA repair. It also has anticoagulant, antiviral and neuroprotective activity. It reduces the production of free radicals and prevents skin damage. It also increases the skin healing in the patients with burns and injuries. It reduces the risk of cancer. Vitamin E prevents the destruction of other fat soluble vitamins and enhances their utility. Vitamin E improves the sterility in males and females. Vitamin C has multiple uses in the body. Vitamin C 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. Lycopene is a carotenoid found in the fruits and vegetables. It prevents cancer and cardiovascular diseases.
How does the drug work?
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 E has antioxidant property and prevents cell damage. It prevents cardiovascular diseases, improves immune functions and enhances DNA repair. It also has anticoagulant, antiviral and neuroprotective activity. It reduces the production of free radicals and prevents skin damage. It also increases the skin healing in the patients with burns and injuries. It reduces the risk of cancer. Vitamin E prevents the destruction of other fat soluble vitamins and enhances their utility. Vitamin E improves the sterility in males and females. 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. Lycopene is a carotenoid found in the fruits and vegetables. It has antioxidant activity and prevents cell damage caused by oxidative stress. It reduces the production of free radicals and improves skin texture and complexion. It also reduces the risk of cancer and cardiovascular disorders. Zinc is an essential trace element. It plays a vital role in the protein synthesis and in the cell division. It is essential for the proper growth and functioning of the body. It plays an important role in the immune functioning, wound healing, blood clotting, thyroid functioning and, absorption and utilization of vitamin A. Zinc improves the absorption of vitamin A and improves vision.
What are the common side effect?
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. No major side effects are reported for vitamin E. Some common side effects such as diarrhea, blurred vision, dizziness, headache, nausea and stomach cramps, tiredness, and weakness are reported by few users. Vitamin C side effects include nausea and vomiting, headache, flushing, skin redness, back pain, diarrhea, stomach cramp, and stomach upset. Diarrhea, dyspepsia, gas, nausea, and vomiting are common side effects of lycopene. The most common side effects reported are: nausea, bad taste, diarrhea, vomiting, mouth irritation, and, rarely, mouth sores.
Important Information for use
• People with bone marrow depression should not use Zepcar CR medicine.
• Avoid the Zepcar CR drug if an allergic reaction was seen with an earlier use of carbamazepine.
• Do not take any other antidepressant drugs along with Carbafen tablet. If a MAO-inhibitor drug was used in the past 14 days, then do not take Zepcar CR.
• Call the doctor immediately in the case of skin rash, unusual weakness, bleeding and fever. This is because of the chances of Carbafen side effects such as life-threatening skin rash.
• Continue the Zepcar CR medication for the full length prescribed by the doctor.
• Pregnant women should not start or stop using Zepcar CR unless instructed by the doctor.
• Don’t get exposed to sunlight due to the risk of sunburn with Zepcar CR.
• Do not take grapefruit juice while using Zepcar CR.
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 E:
1. Does vitamin E helps to prevent painful menstruation? Yes. Vitamin E reduces the production of free radicals and prevents painful menstruation. Consult your physician for safe use.
2. Does vitamin E helps to improve memory in patients with Alzheimer’s diseases? Yes. Vitamin E prevents damage to the nerve and brain cells and thereby improves memory in the patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Consult your physician for safe use.
3. Does vitamin E is useful to prevent wrinkles and fine lines on the skin? Yes. Vitamin E has antioxidant activity and reduces skin aging. You can use vitamin E to prevent wrinkles and fine lines on the skin. However, consult your physician to know the right dose and instructions for safe use.
4. How should I store vitamin E supplements? Vitamin E supplements should be stores at room temperature away from direct sunlight and moisture.
5. Is vitamin E safe for pregnant and lactating women? Yes. Vitamin E is safe for pregnant and lactating women. However, consult your doctor before taking the medication. Vitamin C:
1. Is it safe to take iron tablets along with vitamin C tablets? 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 vitamin C? Vitamin C 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. lycopene:
1. What are rich sources of lycopene? Tomatoes, apricot, cranberry, grapes, pink grapefruit, guava, papaya, peaches, and watermelon are the rich sources of lycopene.
2. Are there any special dietary restrictions that I need to follow while taking lycopene supplements? Consult the physician to know about the dietary restrictions that should be followed while taking lycopene supplements.
3. Does lycopene reduces the risk of age-related eye disorders? Yes. Many studies suggest that lycopene reduces the risk of age-related eye disorders.
4. How should I store lycopene supplements? Lycopene supplements should be stored at room temperature away from heat and direct sunlight.
5. Is it safe to take lycopene supplements during pregnancy and breast feeding? No adequate information is available regarding the safety of lycopene in the pregnant and breast feeding females. Consult the physician to take the medication. Zinc:
1. How should I store zinc supplements? Zinc supplements should be stores at room temperature (25oC) away from direct sunlight and moisture.
2. Is zinc safe for pregnant and lactating females? Yes. Zinc is safe for pregnant and lactating females. However, consult your physician before taking the medication.
3. Can I take any other medications along with zinc supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications.
4. What dietary restrictions should I follow while taking zinc supplements? Zinc does not interact with most of the food substances. Avoid consuming alcohol while taking zinc supplements. Consult your physician for safe use.
5. Is zinc useful for the treatment of anemia? Yes, zinc is prescribed in combination with other medications for the treatment of anemia.