Vitacimin is useful for maintaining health and helps meet the body's need for vitamin C. This supplement is available in tablet form.
Vitacimin has the main content of vitamin C which functions in various processes in the body. One of them is maintaining and optimizing the work of the immune system. Vitacimin has 3 variants, namely Vitacimin Sweetlets, Vitacimin White, and Vitacimin Nutriglow.
Vitacimin White and Nutriglow have several additional ingredients, including vitamin E and L-cysteine which act as antioxidants to counteract free radicals, as well as vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) and nicotinamide which are useful for improving the body's metabolism.
Vitacimin is divided into 3 variants, namely:
Each 500 mg Vitacimin Sweetlets tablet contains vitamin C in the form of 250 mg of ascorbic acid and 250 mg of sodium ascorbate. Vitacimin Sweetlets are available in fresh lemon (original), sweet orange, juicy blueberry and fruit punch flavors.
In addition to the functions mentioned above, vitamin C also has other functions, such as helping to form collagen, protein, neurotransmitters, and increasing iron absorption. Vitamin C also has an antioxidant effect.
In each tablet, Vitacimin White contains 150 mg of vitamin C, 3 mg of vitamin B2, 12.5 mg of vitamin E, 40 mg of L-cysteine, 7.5 mg of calcium pantothenate. This supplement also contains the food additives, erythritol and glyceryl monostearate.
The combination of ingredients contained in Vitacimin White can help maintain and maintain health.
Vitamin C, vitamin E, and L-cysteine are antioxidants that can counteract free radicals. Vitamin B2 can help the process of forming red blood cells. Meanwhile, calcium pantothenate plays a role in the energy formation process.
Each Vitacimin Nutriglow tablet contains 75 mg vitamin C, 15 mg vitamin B2, 50 mg vitamin B6, 30 mg nicotinamide, 30 mg L-cysteine, 0.0375 mg biotin. Just like Vitacimin White, Vitacimin Nutriglow also contains food additives erythritol and glyceryl monostearate.
The ingredients contained in Vitacimin Nutriglow have special benefits that can help maintain health. L-cysteine is an amino acid with antioxidant effects that acts as an antidote to free radicals.
Meanwhile, vitamin B6 and nicotinamide can improve the body's metabolism. Biotin functions to help break down fatty acids in the body into energy.
What is Vitamin
|Active ingredients||Vitamin C|
|Benefit||Maintain health and help meet the needs of vitamin C|
|Consumed by||Adults and children >2 years old|
|Vitacimin for pregnant and lactating women||
Category C: Animal studies have shown an adverse effect of high doses of vitamin C, vitamin B2 and B6 on the fetus, but there have been no controlled studies in pregnant women.
Drugs should only be used if the expected benefit outweighs the risk to the fetus.
The content in Vitacimin is absorbed into breast milk. If you are breastfeeding, do not use this medicine without consulting your doctor first.
|Drug form||Lozenges, sugar-coated tablets|
Cautions Before Consuming Vitacimin:
There are several things that you should pay attention to before consuming Vitacimin, namely:
- Do not take Vitacimin if you are allergic to the ingredients contained in this supplement. Tell your doctor about any history of allergies you have.
- Consult your doctor about using a vitamin C supplement, such as Vitacimin, if you have hemochromatosis , G6PD enzyme deficiency, or kidney disease, such as kidney stones .
- Avoid smoking while taking Vitacimin, because smoking can reduce the effectiveness of vitamin C.
- Consult your doctor about using Vitacimin if you are pregnant, nursing, or planning a pregnancy.
- Tell your doctor if you are taking other medications, including supplements and herbal products, in case of drug interactions.
- Immediately see a doctor if you experience a drug allergic reaction , overdose, or serious side effects after using Vitacimin.
Dosage and Rules for Using Vitacimin
The general dosage of Vitacimin Sweetlets, Vitacimin White, and Vitacimin Nutriglow is 1–2 tablets a day. Take Vitacimin according to the recommended dosage to prevent side effects or vitamin overdose.
If you are still unsure about the right dosage for you, it is advisable to first consult with your doctor before taking Vitacimin.
How to Use Vitacimin Properly
Always follow the doctor's recommendations and read the information on the drug packaging before taking Vitacimin.
There are several conditions that require supplementary intake, for example when suffering from certain diseases or taking drugs that can interfere with the metabolism of vitamins and minerals. Consult with your doctor whether you need vitamin or mineral supplement intake.
Keep in mind that nutrients in the form of vitamins or minerals from supplements cannot replace nutrients from food. Therefore, it is advisable to continue to eat a nutritionally balanced and varied diet every day.
Vitacimin can be taken after meals. It is recommended to drink more water while taking this supplement.
For Vitacimin White and Everglow, consume it by swallowing it whole without crushing or chewing it first. For Vitacimin Sweetlets, consume by chewing or sucking.
Store Vitacimin in a dry place and avoid direct sunlight. Keep this supplement out of reach of children.
Vitacimin interactions with other drugs
Considering that Vitacimin contains vitamin C, interactions that can occur if this supplement is used with certain drugs are:
- Decreased levels of vitamin C when used with barbiturate drugs , such as phenobarbital
- Decreased effectiveness of anticoagulant drugs, such as warfarin
- Increased risk of side effects of aspirin and hormonal drugs that contain estrogen
- Decreased effectiveness of amphetamine drugs
Side Effects and Dangers of Vitacimin
In general, vitamin C in vitacimin is safe if it is used according to the rules of use and does not exceed the recommended dosage. However, in some people certain side effects may appear, such as diarrhea , dizziness, nausea , headaches, stomach cramps , or heartburn.
Consult a doctor if these side effects do not improve or get worse. Immediately see a doctor if you experience a drug allergic reaction or serious side effects in the form of pain when urinating or bloody or pink urine.