Drug: Acerola C

ASCORBIC ACID (a SKOR bik AS id) is a naturally occurring form of vitamin C. It is used to treat or prevent low levels of vitamin C and to treat scurvy.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • diarrhea with headache or nausea
  • flushing or redness of skin
  • pain in lower back, side, or stomach
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • bad taste in the mouth
  • stomach upset

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • breathing problems
  • diarrhea with headache or nausea
  • flushing or redness of skin
  • pain in lower back, side, or stomach
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • bad taste in the mouth
  • stomach upset

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of the following conditions:
  • anemia
  • diabetes
  • glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency
  • kidney stones
  • low sodium diet
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to ascorbic acid, tartrazine, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

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