Vitamins and minerals (oral)

Vitamins and minerals (oral)

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The Vitamins and minerals (oral) subcategory of medicines is also known as vitamins and minerals.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

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For health professionals (Tool / resource)
31 Oct 2014 Vitamin B12 testing has increased rapidly, but true deficiency is rare. Testing is unnecessary for most people
For health professionals (Medical test)
31 Oct 2014 Vitamin B12 testing has increased rapidly, but true deficiency is rare. Testing is unnecessary for most people
For health professionals (Tool / resource)
31 Oct 2014 Folate testing has increased rapidly, fortification of wheat flour in Australia means that deficiency is rare. Testing is unnecessary for most people
For health professionals (Medical test)
31 Oct 2014 Folate testing has increased rapidly, fortification of wheat flour in Australia means that deficiency is rare. Testing is unnecessary for most people
(Medical test)
31 Oct 2014 A vitamin D test is most useful for people who are at high risk of moderate-to-severe vitamin D deficiency. However, it is not recommended for low-risk individuals.
(Consumer publication)
02 May 2014 Liquid iron supplements can discolour teeth; however, the stain is temporary. Find out more about iron supplements and how to avoid staining.
(Consumer publication)
02 May 2014 The best way to get your recommended daily intake (RDI) of calcium, an essential mineral used by the body to build bone, is through your diet. Where this is not possible, a calcium supplement may be useful. Read more about choosing calcium supplements
(Medicine)
07 May 2013 Find out about vitamin D supplements: the active ingredient(s), how much to take and when, strength and formulation.
(Medicine)
07 May 2013 Vitamin D has very few side effects when used as directed. Read about the possible side effects of vitamin D supplements.
(Medicine)
07 May 2013 Find out about vitamin D supplements, what to take and when, as well as any possible side effects.

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