Who should not take Prefera-OB Plus DHA?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • iron metabolism disorder causing increased iron storage
  • an overload of iron in the blood
  • a type of blood disorder where the red blood cells burst
  • an ulcer from too much stomach acid
  • a type of stomach irritation called gastritis
  • ulcerative colitis
  • an inflammatory condition of the intestines
  • Diverticular Disease
  • excess iron due to repeated blood transfusions
  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • Leber's hereditary optic atrophy
  • an inflammation of the stomach
  • past history of complete removal of stomach
  • sarcoidosis
  • high amount of phosphate in the blood
  • high amount of calcium in the blood
  • excessive amount of vitamin D in the body
  • blockage of the arteries called arteriosclerosis
  • kidney stones
  • kidney disease with reduction in kidney function

Allergies:

  • Iron Complex
  • Iron Analogues
  • Folic Acid Containing Drugs
  • Docosahexanoic Acid (DHA)
  • Fish Containing Products
  • Galactose-Alpha-1
  • 3-Galactose (Alpha-Gal)
  • Beef Containing Products
  • Selenium Analogues
  • Iodine Containing Multivitamin
  • Potassium
  • Calcium
  • Niacin Preparations
  • Nicotinamide Analogues
  • Biotin
  • Zinc Oxide
  • Copper
  • Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2)
  • Zinc
  • Cobalt
  • Vitamin B6 Preparations - Pyridoxine
  • Vitamin B1 Preparations - Thiamine
  • Vitamin D Analogue
  • Panthenol Analogues
  • Cobalamin And Derivatives
  • Vitamin E Analogues
  • Omega-3(N-3)Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids
  • Linoleic Acid

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