MOWIVIT Vitamin E 1000 capsules
Active ingredient: RRR-alpha-tocopherol 1000 IU
Areas of application:
Mowivit (vitamin E 600) / Mowivit mega (vitamin E 1000): treatment of a vitamin E deficiency.
1 x 1
To compensate for a vitamin E deficiency.
Active Vitamin E deficiency ingredients
- 671.37 mg (R, R, R) -α-tocopherol
Auxiliary Vitamin E deficiency materials
- Soybean oil, refined
- Glycerol 85%
- Sorbitol 70
- Purified water
Indication / Vitamin E deficiency application
- This medicine is a vitamin supplement.
- It is used to treat vitamin E deficiency.
- It is not suitable for treating vitamin E deficiency, which is associated with impaired absorption of vitamin E from the intestine. In these cases, parenteral preparations (syringes) are available.
- Always take this medicine exactly as directed. Please ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Unless otherwise prescribed by your doctor, the usual dose is:
- Adults take 1 soft capsule daily (equivalent to 671.37 mg RRR-a-tocopherol).
- The duration of the intake depends on the course of the underlying disease. Please ask your doctor about this.
- Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have the impression that the effect is too strong or too weak.
If you take more than you should
- Dangerous symptoms as a result of an overdose (hypervitaminosis) are not known.
If you forget to take a dose
- Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. Continue to use as described in the dosage instructions.
- If you have any further questions on the use of the medicinal product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
- Please swallow the soft capsule whole with sufficient liquid (preferably a glass of drinking water [200 ml]).
Side Vitamin E deficiency effects
- Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
When evaluating side effects, the following frequencies are used as a basis:
- Very common: affects more than 1 in 10 people
- Common: affects 1 to 10 users in 100
- Uncommon: affects 1 to 10 users in 1,000
- Rare: affects 1 to 10 users in 10,000
- Very rare: less than 1 in 10,000 patients treated
- Not known: frequency cannot be estimated from the available data
- Long-term ingestion of doses of more than 400 mg RRR-a-tocopherol per day (corresponding to one soft capsule) can lead to a decrease in the thyroid hormone level in the blood.
- At high doses in the range of 800 mg RRR-a-tocopherol per day (corresponding to two soft capsules) gastrointestinal complaints very rarely occur.
- Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if any of the listed side effects gets serious, or if you notice side effects that are not listed.
The way this medicine works is affected in the following ways:
- The effect can be reduced if medicinal products containing iron are administered at the same time.
The effect of the following drugs or groups of preparations can be influenced by simultaneous treatment:
- The inhibition of blood coagulation by drugs from the group of vitamin K antagonists (phenprocoumon, warfarin, dicumarol) can be increased if vitamin E is taken at the same time. Blood coagulation should therefore be carefully monitored.
- Please inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking / using or have recently taken / used any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Do not take this medicine
- if you are hypersensitive (allergic) to vitamin E or any of the other ingredients.
pregnancy Vitamin E deficiency and breast feeding period
- Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.
- During pregnancy, you should consume 13 mg of vitamin E daily.
- Vitamin E crosses the placenta. So far, no damage has been observed in the unborn child (even with higher ingestion).
- You should consume 17 mg of vitamin E daily while breastfeeding. Vitamin E gets into breast milk.
Patient Vitamin E deficiency information
Take special care when taking
- if you are taking certain medicines to prevent blood clotting at the same time. Please ask your doctor about this.
- if you also have a vitamin K deficiency. In the case of combined vitamin E and vitamin K deficiency caused by malabsorption, blood coagulation must be carefully monitored, as there has been a sharp drop in vitamin K in individual cases. Please ask your doctor about this.
Driving and using machines:
- There are no special precautions required.