What is Cenogen Ultra?Cenogen Ultra is a prenatal vitamin and mineral combination used before, during, and after pregnancy as a nutritional supplement.
What is the most important information I should know about Cenogen Ultra?Cenogen Ultra contains the highest amount of iron available in prenatal supplement products.
Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is the leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call your doctor or poison control center immediately.
Cenogen Ultra does not contain calcium, as calcium can prevent iron absorption.
Your doctor may prescribe a calcium supplement for you separately if you are at high nutritional risk and do not eat adequate amounts of dairy products.
Cenogen Ultra contains folic acid, which can help prevent neural tube defects (birth defects of the brain or spinal cord).
The need for folic acid during pregnancy increases and is not met by normal dietary sources alone.
Who should not take Cenogen Ultra?Do not take Cenogen Ultra if you are allergic to it, any of its ingredients, or to similar products. Also, do not take Cenogen Ultra if you have certain conditions in which there is iron overload in your body (such as hemosiderosis or hemochromatosis), hemolytic anemia (a blood disorder characterized by abnormal destruction of red blood cells), or pernicious anemia (decrease in red blood cells that occurs when the body cannot properly absorb vitamin B12).
What should I tell my doctor before I take the first dose of Cenogen Ultra?Tell your doctor about all prescription, over-the-counter, and herbal medications you are taking before beginning treatment with Cenogen Ultra. Also, talk to your doctor about your complete medical history, especially if you have a history of anemia, nerve problems, or if you have previously given birth to a baby with a neural tube defect.
What is the usual dosage?The information below is based on the dosage guidelines your doctor uses. Depending on your condition and medical history, your doctor may prescribe a different regimen. Do not change the dosage or stop taking your medication without your doctor's approval.
Adults: The recommended dose is 1 capsule once a day.
How should I take Cenogen Ultra?Take Cenogen Ultra exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take extra doses or take more often without asking your doctor.
Take Cenogen Ultra between meals with water.
What should I avoid while taking Cenogen Ultra?Do not take additional vitamin or mineral supplements unless directed by your doctor.
Do not exceed the recommended dose of Cenogen Ultra.
Do not give Cenogen Ultra to children.
What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Cenogen Ultra?No significant interactions have been reported with Cenogen Ultra at this time. However, always tell your doctor about any medicines you take, including over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
What are the possible side effects of Cenogen Ultra?Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.
Side effects may include: allergic reactions, constipation, diarrhea, loss of appetite, nausea, stomach upset
Can I receive Cenogen Ultra if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?Cenogen Ultra is used throughout your pregnancy and you can take it if you are breastfeeding.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Cenogen Ultra?If you miss a dose of Cenogen Ultra, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and return to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take two doses at once.
How should I store Cenogen Ultra?Store at room temperature.