Aquasol A

1 What is Aquasol A?

Brand: Aquasol A

Generic: Vitamin A

Aquasol A is a type of Vitamin A injection used for the treatment of vitamin A deficiency. This drug is given when oral administration of Vitamin A cannot be done such as in cases of anorexia, nausea, vomiting, before and after surgery or in malabsorption syndromes.

Aquasol A is available as a solution for injection containing vitamin a palmitate 15 milligram in 1 milliliter.

Instructions

You should read the product information leaflet before using this medication. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Your dosage is based on your medical condition and the way you will respond to treatment. This drug is for intramuscular use and should be injected by a health care professional based on doctor’s instructions.

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Interactions

Aquasol A may interact with medications such as:

  • Acitretin
  • Alitretinoin
  • Bexarotene
  • Cholestyramine
  • Isotretinoin
  • Tretinoin
  • Other products that contain vitamin A (such as multivitamins)
  • Warfarin
  • Neomycin
  • Orlistat
  • Mineral oil

Side Effects

There are no side effects known aside from a possible allergic reaction in people who have previous or unknown hypersensitivity to the drug.

Watch out for signs of allergic reactions such as:

  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Swelling

Warnings

Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have the following:

  • Allergy to Vitamin A
  • Pregnancy or lactation
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