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Drug information on Malano (500 mg) (Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)) from S. P. M. DRUGS PVT. LTD.

Malano (500 mg)

Generic : Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)

Drug Name : Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)

Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)(AscotC-500) generic Malano (500 mg) is a vitamin, prescribed for scurvy. It is an essential nutrient for humans.
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Dhanalakshmi Chinnuswamy
Further Checked by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Side effects of Malano (500 mg)

   Gastrointestinal : Diarrhea, nausea, stomach upset and vomiting.

   Genitourinary : Crystals in urine.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO Scurvy Prevention: 25-75 mg/day; treatment: ≥250 mg/day. Thalassaemia W/ desferrioxamine: 100-200 mg/day.

How to use Malano (500 mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Malano (500 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Malano (500 mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, high iron level in the blood, anemia, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breast-feeding.

Other Precautions for Malano (500 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.
Patient may develop with kidney stones.

Storage Conditions for Malano (500 mg)

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.

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