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INTRODUCTION

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB contains a combination of Ferrous Fumarate, Folic Acid and Zinc Sulphate which belongs to a group of medicines called Nutritional Supplements. LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is used for treatment of iron deficiency or anemia due to chronic blood loss, in pregnant and lactating women, in malabsorption, premature babies and in pernicious anemia.

Anaemia can be defined as a condition in which red blood cells in blood decrease or red blood cells formed are not normal in shape or size to carry normal physiological functions. Symptoms of anaemia are tiredness, shortness of breath, palpitations, pale skin.

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is not recommended for use in patients suffering from hereditary hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis (conditions causing iron overload) or have a history of hemolytic anemia. Before taking LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB inform your doctor if you have any condition which requires regular blood transfusions.

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB can be used in pregnant and breastfeeding women. The most common side effects while using [GBNKEYOWRD] are nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhoea, flatulence (gas), or black tarry stools. Consult your doctor if any of the side effects worsens.

USES OF LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB

It is used in:

  • Iron deficiency or anemia due to chronic blood loss
  • Treatment of pernicious anemia

HOW LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB WORKS

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB helps in treating anemia as it contains Ferrous fumarate which provides elemental iron required for formation of haemoglobin (blood carrying pigment), Folic Acid which maintains normal production of red blood cells. Hence treating and preventing anaemia. Folic acid also helps in proper spinal cord and brain development of unborn babies during pregnancy. Zinc sulphate helps in boosting immunity and helps in growth and development of body tissues.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB as advised by your physician. Swallow LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB

COMMON

  • nausea, vomiting
  • constipation
  • diarrhoea
  • flatulence (gas)
  • black tarry stools
  • metallic taste
  • staining of the teeth
  • stomach upset

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Bloating

Eat smaller and frequent meals. Eat and drink slowly, and exercise regularly. In case the symptoms do not improve, consult your doctor.

Constipation

Consume fibre rich foods such as fresh fruits, vegetables, and cereals and drink plenty of water. Exercise more regularly. In case the symptoms do not improve, consult your doctor.

Diarrhea

Drink plenty of fluids, such as water or fruit juice and keep yourself hydrated. Avoid consuming any medicine on your own without consultation from your doctor. In case the symptoms do not improve, consult your doctor.

Nausea And Vomiting

Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating rich or spicy food. In case the symptoms do not improve, consult your doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY
Safe

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is recommended for use in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking it.

BREASTFEEDING
Safe

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is recommended for use in breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before taking it.

ALLERGY
Contraindicated

Do not take LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB if you are allergic to Ferrous Fumarate, Folic Acid, Zinc Sulphate, or other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is not recommended for use if you have:

  • hereditary hemochromatosis
  • hemosiderosis (conditions causing iron overload)
  • history of hemolytic anemia

Before taking LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB inform your doctor if you have:

  • any condition which requires regular blood transfusions

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Before taking LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB, inform your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicines:

  • methyldopa (to treat high blood pressure)
  • levodopa (to treat Parkinson's disease)
  • tetracyclines, penicillin, fluoroquinolones (Ex. ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin) to treat bacterial infections

Overdosage:

In case you or anybody else accidently ingest too much LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB consult your doctor immediately. Symptoms of overdosage are gastrointestinal disorder, fits, abnormal heart rate, metabolic acidosis, or low oxygen levels.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Ferrous Fumarate, Folic Acid, Zinc Sulphate
Pharmacological Category :   Nutritional Supplements 
Therapeutic Indication :   Anaemia
Dosage Forms :   Captab, Tablet

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB out of reach of children
  • Store LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB

Q: What are different types of anemia?

A: Anaemia can be defined as a condition in which haemoglobin (oxygen carrying pigment) decreases or red blood cells in blood decrease or red blood cells formed are not normal in shape or size to carry normal physiological functions. Symptoms of anaemia are tiredness, shortness of breath, palpitations, pale skin.

Types of anaemia are:

  • Iron deficiency anaemia
  • Pernicious anaemia
  • Folic acid deficiency anaemia
  • Haemolytic anaemia

Q: Is LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB safe for pregnant women?

A: Yes, LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is safe for use during pregnancy and in lactating women as it helps in treatment and prevention of iron or folic acid anaemia in pregnant women.

Q: What are the side effects of LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB?

A: The most common side effects while using LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB are nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhoea, flatulence (gas), or black tarry stools. Consult your doctor if any of the side effects worsens.

Q: How LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB works?

A: LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB helps in treating anemia as it contains Ferrous fumarate which provides elemental iron required for formation of haemoglobin (blood carrying pigment), Folic Acid which maintains normal production of red blood cells. Hence treating and preventing anaemia. Folic acid also helps in proper spinal cord and brain development of unborn babies during pregnancy. Zinc sulphate helps in boosting immunity and helps in growth and development of body tissues.

Q: When is LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB contraindicated?

A: LIVOGEN Z CAPTAB is not recommended for use in patients suffering from hereditary hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis (conditions causing iron overload) or have a history of hemolytic anemia.

REFERENCES

1. KD. Tripathi. Haematinics and Erythropoietin. Seventh edition. Essentials of medical pharmacology. 2013. Page-603.

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3. Feng-Zhi Xin, Ze-Hua Zhao, Rui-Nan Zhang, Qin Pan, Zi-Zhen Gong, Chao Sun, Jian-Gao Fan. Folic acid attenuates high-fat diet-induced steatohepatitis via deacetylase SIRT1-dependent restoration of PPARα. NIH National Library of Medicine. National Centre for Biotechnology Information. PMC PubMed Central. June 2020. [Assessed on 16th September 2022]. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7235203/

4. Irene Capelli, Giuseppe Cianciolo, Lorenzo Gasperoni, Fulvia Zappulo, Francesco Tondolo, Maria Cappuccilli, Gaetano La Manna. Folic Acid and Vitamin B12 Administration in CKD, Why Not? NIH National Library of Medicine. National Centre for Biotechnology Information. PMC PubMed Central. February 2019. [Assessed on 16th September 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6413093/

5. Visor Pharmaceuticals. (Ferrous Fumarate +Folic Acid +Zinc Sulphate). [Accessed on 15th September 2022]. http://www.visorpharmaceuticals.com/ferrous-fumarate-folic-acid-zinc-sulphate-tablets-5375469.html

6. Green Cross Remedies. (Ferrous Fumarate +Folic Acid +Zinc Sulphate). [Accessed on 15th September 2022]. https://greencrossindia.com/p/gc-fer-z-tablet.html

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8. P&G Health. (Ferrous Fumarate +Folic Acid +Zinc Sulphate). [Accessed on 15th September 2022]. https://livogen.in/doctors-corner

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete blood count

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    25 g
    Ingredient
    FERROUS FUMARATE 152MG+FOLIC ACID 750MCG+ZINC SULPHATE 61.8MG
    Hsn Code
    30045010
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