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ASCORBIC ACID

ASCORBIC ACID

Ascorbic acid commonly known as Vitamin C is a potent antioxidant. It is also used as a daily health supplement to strengthen the immune system.

Indications

Scurvy.


Dosage

Recommended Dietary Allowance( RDA) for adult males is 90 mg daily, and for adult females, is 75 mg daily. RDA in Pregnant and breastfeeding females is 120mg daily.


Contra-Indications

Thalassemia, sickle cell anaemia and hemochromatosis.


Side Effects

Diarrhoea, nausea, fatigue, rash, headache, difficulty in sleep.


Drug Interactions

Oestrogen, Fluphenazine, medications for cancer, Niacin, Warfarin, Indinavir, Aluminium, and Levothyroxine.


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