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Generic Name: Multivitamins with Minerals (MUL-ti-VYE-ta-mins/MIN-er-als)
Brand Name: Examples include Protegra and Vicon Forte

Protegra is used for:

Treating or preventing low levels of vitamins and minerals in the body. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

Protegra is a vitamin and mineral supplement. It works by providing extra vitamins and minerals to the body.

Do NOT use Protegra if:

  • you are allergic to any ingredient in Protegra

Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.

Before using Protegra :

Some medical conditions may interact with Protegra . Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

  • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
  • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
  • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances

Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Protegra .

Ask your health care provider if Protegra may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

How to use Protegra :

Use Protegra as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

  • Take Protegra by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation.
  • If you miss a dose of Protegra , take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Protegra .

Important safety information:

  • Do not take large doses of vitamins while you use Protegra unless your doctor tells you to.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Protegra while you are pregnant. It is not known if Protegra is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Protegra , check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.

Possible side effects of Protegra :

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. No COMMON side effects have been reported with Protegra . Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions or need medical advice about side effects, contact your doctor or health care provider. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088) or at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.

If OVERDOSE is suspected:

Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org/findyour.htm), or emergency room immediately. Symptoms may include nausea; vomiting.

Proper storage of Protegra :

Store Protegra at room temperature. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Protegra out of the reach of children and away from pets.

General information:

  • If you have any questions about Protegra , please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
  • Protegra is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not share it with other people.
  • If your symptoms do not improve or if they become worse, check with your doctor.

This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Protegra . If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.

Issue Date: September 5, 2007
Database Edition 07.3.1.003
Copyright © 2007 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

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