Highlights for pantothenic-acid
pantothenic-acid Side Effects
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
pantothenic-acid May Interact with Other Medications
Interactions are not expected.
How to Use pantothenic-acid
Take this medicine by mouth with a glass of water. Follow the directions on the label. Take your medicine at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this medicine may be used in children for selected conditions, precautions do apply.
They need to know if you have any of the following conditions:
- an unusual or allergic reaction to B vitamins, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
- pregnant or trying to get pregnant
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.
Make sure you have a proper diet. Taking this vitamin does not replace the need for a balanced diet.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.
Last Updated: July 21, 2009