Deficiency of vitamins C, E, beta-carotene (provitamin A) and selenium in the diet. Impact of physical and mental overload. Immune system impairment and decreased absorption of vitamins and minerals in the elderly. Excessive formation of free radicals (prolonged exposure to the sun or other types of radiation). Living in ecologically dangerous areas (industrial areas, centers of big cities).
Composition and form of release
Triovit is made in capsules. One capsule of Triovit contains – beta-carotene, tocopherol acetate, ascorbic acid and selenium.
Triovit is prescribed to persons whose diet does not contain the amount of vitamins C, A, E and selenium necessary for a person. Also, the drug is indicated for excessive physical or mental stress.
Triovit is prescribed for elderly patients with impaired natural cellular defense and impaired absorption of minerals and vitamins. It is also indicated for smokers, as they have an increased production of free radicals in their bodies. It must be taken by those who are systematically exposed to radiation, for example, during prolonged work at the computer. In addition, the drug is prescribed to residents of megalopolises, people living in areas that are characterized by unfavorable environmental conditions, or employees of hazardous enterprises.
Triovit is not prescribed if the patient has previously been identified with sensitivity to beta-carotene, tocopherol acetate, ascorbic acid and selenium.
With extreme caution, Triovit is prescribed to patients with diabetes mellitus and children over 10 years of age. In addition, it is better to refuse to prescribe the drug if the patient suffers from an increased allergenic background, since the composition of the drug contains azo dye E122, which can cause allergic reactions, including attacks of bronchial asthma.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
Reception of Triovit during pregnancy and lactation is possible only under medical supervision.
Method of administration and dosage
Triovit can be taken by children after reaching the age of 10, 1 capsule per day under medical supervision. Adults take the drug 1 or 2 capsules per day. The capsules are taken after or during the meal with a small amount of water. The duration of the therapy is 60 days, repeated courses of treatment are possible only according to the doctor’s prescription.
Taking high doses of Triovit can cause vomiting, nausea and yellow discoloration of nails and skin. If symptoms of an overdose are detected, it is recommended to stop taking the drug and consult with your doctor.
In rare cases, when taking Triovit, a patient may develop various allergic reactions. When taking Triovit, those who suffer from hypersensitivity to acetylsalicylic acid are primarily susceptible to allergic reactions. Also, when using the drug, it is possible to stain urine and skin in yellow, which is clinically safe and does not require discontinuation of the drug.
Storage conditions and periods
Triovit is stored in a dry place out of the reach of children. Shelf life is 2 years. It is not recommended to take the medicinal product after the end of the storage period, as various adverse reactions may occur.