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Pileum is a vitamin, prescribed for scurvy. It is an essential nutrient for humans.

Drug information on Pileum (Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)) from MMC Health Care Ltd

Pileum

  Tablet  
MMC Health Care Ltd
Generic : Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)
 81.00
100mg/50mg
10 Tablets
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Side effects of Pileum

   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 Pileum?

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

When is Pileum not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Pileum

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 Pileum

Avoid excess dosage.
Patient may develop with kidney stones.

Storage Conditions for Pileum

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.



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