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Name of the generic: ascorbic acid (vitamin C) Vitamin C as-KORE-bik’s-AS-id [ as-KORE’s-bik’s-AS-id
Names of brands: Acerola, Ascorbic Acid Quick Melts C-500-Gr Cemill 1000, C-Time … display the 17 brands
Drug class: Vitamins

What is Easy-C?

Ascorbic acid ( vitamin C) is found naturally in many foods, including tomatoes, citrus fruit potatoes, citrus fruits, and other leafy vegetables. Vitamin C is essential for connective tissues, bones, muscles, as well as blood vessels. Vitamin C can also help the body absorb iron which is essential to support red blood cells production.Ascorbic acid can be used to treat other conditions not mentioned in this guideline for medication.

Side effects of Easy-C

See a doctor immediately If you notice any of the following symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction. difficulty breathing or swelling of your lips, face and tongue.Ascorbic acid can cause serious adverse side negative effects. Take a break from ascorbic acid, and consult your physician immediately if you suffer from:

  • Joint pain and tiredness, weakness sensation, weight loss, stomach pain
  • Chills, the feeling of being cold,, more frequent urge to urinate uncomfortable or difficult urination
  • Extreme pain in your back or lower back blood within your urine.

Common adverse effects of easyc can include:

  • Stomach burn, upset stomach and
  • Sickness, diarrhea, stomach cramps.

This list does not represent an exhaustive compilation of potential side effects. Consult your physician to seek medical advice on the effects.Report any adverse reactions directly to the FDA by calling their hotline, 1-800-FDA-1088.


Follow all the instructions on the label of your medication and the package. Inform your healthcare professionals about your medical ailments, allergies, as well as any medications you take.

Prior to use this drug

You shouldn't take ascorbic acid if previously experienced allergies to vitamin C supplements.Consult a physician or pharmacist about the use of ascorbic acid in the event that you have:

  • Kidney disease or an underlying background or a history kidney stones;
  • Hereditary iron overload disorder (hemochromatosis)
  • If smokers ( smoking can reduce the effectiveness of ascorbic acid).

The dosage requirements for you could differ when you are pregnant or are breastfeeding a baby. Do not take ascorbic acids without consulting your physician in either of these situations.

How to take Easy-C?

Take exactly as indicated on the label or as recommended by your physician. Don't use in greater quantities or in smaller quantities, or for longer periods than suggested.The recommended daily allowance for Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) grows as you get older. Follow the instructions of your physician. You can also refer to the Office of Dietary Supplements of the National Institutes of Health, or the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Nutrient Database (formerly "Recommended Daily Allowances") listings for more information.Take plenty of liquids while you are taking ascorbic acids.The tablet that can be chewed is best chewed prior to taking it in.

Ascorbic acid gum is a good choice to be chewed for as long as you want, then discarded.Don't crush, chew or break the extended release tablet. Take it in whole.Take measurements of liquid medicines using a spoon that is specially designed for measuring doses or a medicine cup. If you don't have a device for measuring doses, request one from your pharmacist. one.

The tablet that dissolves orally should remain in the container till you're ready to use it. Make use of dry hands to take off the tablet, then place it inside your mouth. Don't swallow the tablet in its entirety. Allow it to dissolve into your mouth, without chewing. Take a few sips as the tablet disintegrates.Keep ascorbic acid in a cool, dry temperature, away from heat and humidity.Avoid stopping taking ascorbic acid abruptly after long-term usage at large doses and you may be suffering from a "conditional" vitamin C deficiency. The signs include bleeding gums, being tired and exhausted, as well as the appearance of blue or red spots in hair follicles. Follow the instructions of your doctor about decreasing your dosage. Vitamin C deficiencies that are not cured are often difficult to treat with medical oversight.

What happens if I miss the dose?

You should take the dose missed as soon as you can remember. Do not take any missed doses if you are close to the time of the next dose.Do not take any additional medication to compensate for the dose that was missed.

What happens if I overdose?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact for help at the Poison Helpline at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Follow the instructions of your physician regarding any limitations on foods, drinks or any activity.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications may be incompatible with ascorbic acid such as prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal products. Be sure to inform your health professionals about the medicines you are taking in the present and any medication that you decide to stop or change your use of.




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