Citranatal Assure (Ascorbic Acid, Calcium Citrate, Iron, Vitamin D, Dl- Alpha- Tocopherol Acetate, Thiamine, Riboflavin, Niacinamide, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Iodine, Zinc, Copper, Docusate Sodium, Doconexent And Icosapent)


Indications

CitraNatal Assure® is a multivitamin/mineral prescription drug indicated for use in improving the nutritional status of women prior to conception, throughout pregnancy, and in the postnatal period for both lactating and nonlactating mothers.

contraindications

This product is contraindicated in patients with a known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.

adverse reactions


Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.

warning

Ingestion of more than 3 grams of omega-3 fatty acids per day has been shown to have potential antithrombotic effects, including an increased bleeding time and INR. Administration of omega-3 fatty acids should be avoided in patients on anticoagulants and in those known to have an inherited or acquired bleeding diathesis.

description

CitraNatal Assure® is a prescription prenatal/postnatal multivitamin/mineral tablet with Ferr-Ease®, a patented dual-iron delivery comprising both a quick release and slow release iron, and a capsule of an essential fatty acid. The prenatal vitamin is a white, coated, oval multivitamin/mineral tablet. The tablet is debossed "0891" on one side and is blank on the other. The essential fatty acid DHA capsule is caramel colored and contains a light yellow to orange semi-solid mixture.

Each prenatal capsule contains:
Vitamin C (Ascorbic acid) 120   mg
Calcium (Calcium citrate) 124 mg
Iron (Carbonyl iron, ferrous gluconate) 35   mg
Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) 400   IU
Vitamin E (dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate) 30   IU
Thiamin (Vitamin B1) 3   mg
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) 3.4   mg
Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) 20   mg
Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine HCl) 25   mg
Folic Acid 1   mg
Iodine (Potassium iodide) 150   mcg
Zinc (Zinc oxide) 25   mg
Copper (Cupric oxide) 2   mg
Docusate Sodium 50   mg
Each DHA gelatin capsule contains:
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA, 40% from 750 mg Algal Oil) 300   mg
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) Not more than 0.750   mg

Other ingredients in DHA gelatin capsule: Gelatin, sunflower oil, glycerin, caramel color, sunflower lecithin, rosemary extract, tocopherols, ascorbyl palmitate.

CitraNatal Assure Package Photos

About the Author

Truman Lewis
Truman has been a bureau chief and correspondent in D.C., Los Angeles, Phoenix and elsewhere, reporting for radio, television, print and news services, for more than 30 years. Most recently, he has reported extensively on health and consumer issues for ConsumerAffairs.com and FairfaxNews.com.