Used for the prevention and treatment of vit C deficiency disorders.
Children 2-6y/o: 5mL (1 teaspoonful) 7-12y/o: 5-10ml (1-2 teaspoonful). For supplementation: Once daily. Therapeutic use: Two-three times a day. May be taken with or without meals.
Precautions: Vitamin C should be given with care to patients with hyperoxaluria. Tolerance may be induced in patients taking high doses. Side effect: GI discomfort; abdominal cramps; diarrhea; nose bleeds