Nutroplex

By Medically reviewed by hellodoktor

Generic Name: Nutroplex Brand Name(s): Nutroplex, Nutroplex and Nutroplex.

Uses

What is nutroplex used for?

Nutroplex is used as a vitamin and mineral supplement to arouse appetite, stop anemia and dietary inefficiencies. Besides, nutroplex also assists growth as well as mental improvement in children.

In addition, the vitamin and mineral supplement may also be prescribed for taking care of other conditions not listed above.

How should I take nutroplex?

Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition.

Nutroplex can be administered with or without food but in order to support better metabolism and avoid GI discomforts, advisable to use after food.

How do I store nutroplex?

Nutroplex is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store nutroplex in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of nutroplex that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush nutroplex down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Precautions & warnings

What should I know before using nutroplex?

Inform your physician or pharmacist, if you are allergic to nutroplex or suffered from any allergic reactions to the dietary supplement in the past. In case any sensitivity takes places after using the dietary supplement, stop using it immediately and consult a nearby physician or pharmacist.

Avoid using other drugs, dietary supplements, herbal remedies or other prescribed medicines without first discussing or consulting the possible side effects associated with the use of nutroplex.

Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?

There isn’t enough information about the safety of using nutroplex during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking this medication.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from nutroplex?

Normally no side effects are associated with the use of the dietary supplement but in case any unusual reactions occur on using the drug, stop its administration immediately and consult a doctor.

Gastrointestinal reactions are fleeting and disappear with 2 to 3 days of continuous use. If problem is persistent, consult a doctor.

Interactions

What drugs may interact with nutroplex?

Nutroplex may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Nutroplex syrup may interact with the following drugs and products:

  • Activated charcoal
  • Aluminium hydroxide and oxide
  • Ascorbic acid
  • Aspirin
  • Azithromycin
  • Bactroban

Does food or alcohol interact with Nutroplex?

Nutroplex may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

What health conditions may interact with nutroplex?

Nutroplex may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.

Dosage

The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using nutroplex.

What is the dose of nutroplex for an adult?

Two table-spoon for the duration prescribed by your doctor or pharmacist.

What is the dose of nutroplex for a child?

One tablespoon every day for the duration prescribed by your doctor or pharmacist.

How is nutroplex available?

Nutroplex is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Nutroplex syrup – bottle 60ml
  • Nutroplex syrup – bottle 120ml
  • Nutroplex syrup – bottle 250ml

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

Do not take more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of nutroplex syrup, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.

Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to over-dosage.

Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of nutroplex, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Review Date: December 21, 2016 | Last Modified: September 12, 2019

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