People with renal disease have specific requirements for vitamins and minerals. Some can become depleted through diet restrictions and through dialysis. General multivitamins contain some vitamins and minerals that should not be given to renal patients as they are harmful.
Renal Vit provides essential vitamins and minerals in well tolerated at appropriate levels necessary to support those with reduced kidney function. It also omits or limits the use of nutrients that could be potentially harmful, based clinical research.
Each gelatin capsule contains:
Vitamin B1 (thiamine) 1.5mg
Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 2.0mg
Vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) 20mg
Vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) 5.0mg
Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) 8.2mg
Vitamin B7 (biotin) 30mcg
Vitamin B9 (folic acid) 400mcg
Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin) 2.4mcg
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 60mg
Vitamin D (cholecalciferol) 25mcg
Copper (copper gluconate) 120mcg
Iron (ferrous fumarate) 8mg
Selenium (L-selenomethionine) 55mcg
Zinc (zinc amino acid chelate) 6.4mg
Also contains: Maltodextrin, magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide.
No Added: Gluten, dairy, yeast, sugar, artificial colours, sweeteners, flavours or preservatives.
Adults: Take 1 capsule daily or as directed.
Additional Product Information
Do not use in patients with known sensitivity to vitamin D. Use with caution in individuals with high calcium levels, primary hyperparathyroidism or disorders of calcium metabolism such as sarcoidosis, hypercalciuria, tuberculosis and lymphomas. Additional vitamin D may raise calcium levels and increase the risk of renal stones and renal failure.
Exercise caution in people with erythrocyte glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, haemochromatosis, thalassaemia major or sideroblastic anaemia due to the vitamin C content.
Exercise caution due to zinc content. Amiloride reduces zinc excretion which may lead to zinc accumulation. Supplementation with zinc should be used with caution.
Considered suitable during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Considered well tolerated at the amounts recommended.
Keep out of reach of children.