1. What Aristoplex® is and what it is used for?
Aristoplex is a liquid preparation of Vitamin B Complex. Each 5 ml Aristoplex syrup contains :Thiamine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B1) BP 5 mg, Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) USP 2 mg, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6) BP 2 mg, Nicotinamide BP 20 mg
Prevention and treatment of Vitamin B Complex deficiency states, manifested by glossitis, stomatitis, cheilosis, beriberi and polyneuritis. Apathy and anorexia in elderly patients.
Prevention of vitamin deficiencies, particularly when depletion is suspected;
- Pregnancy and lactation
- Convalescence during debilitating illness
- Patients on restricted diets
2. Before you take Aristoplex®
Known hypersensitivity to any of the active constituents.
Take special care with Aristoplex®
Pyridoxine may reduce the therapeutic efficacy of levodopa.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
As with all medicines, careful considerations should be given before the administration of B Complex preparations during the first trimester of pregnancy. Vitamins are excreted in breast milk.
3. How to take Aristoplex®?
Always use Aristoplex® exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
How much to take?
Adults & Elderly: One to two 5 ml spoonful syrup three times a day.
Children: One 5 ml spoonful syrup three times a day.
Infants: One 5 ml spoonful syrup daily.
If you take more Aristoplex® than you should
If you have too much of this medicine, talk to your doctor straight away.
If you forget to take Aristoplex®
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose
If you stop taking Aristoplex®
Do not stop taking this medicine without talking to your doctor. You should not stop taking Aristoplex just because you feel better. This is because the problem may come back or get worse again.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4. Possible side effects
Generally well tolerated.Tell your doctor if any of the side effects gets serious or lasts longer than a few days, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet
5. How to store Aristoplex®?
Store in a cool and dry place, Store in a cool place. The syrup should be protected from light. Keep out of reach of children.