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This leaflet tells you about CENTRUM® tablets.
Read the contents of this leaflet carefully before you start using CENTRUM, because it contains important information for you.
This product is available without a doctor’s prescription, for your use as a food supplement.
Nevertheless you still need to use CENTRUM carefully to get the best results from it.
Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
If you have further questions, please ask your doctor or your pharmacist.
You must see a doctor if you experience troubling symptoms.
NAME OF THIS PRODUCT WHAT CENTRUM CONTAINS:
CENTRUM is a balanced dietary supplement, containing 26 vitamins and minerals as well as
trace elements, formulated to help support your health needs. Centrum is GMO free. The active
Nutritional information per Centrum tablet Per 1 tablet % NRV for adults and dose children 4 years and older ** Product Name: CENTRUM (H2922) Pfizer Laboratories (Pty) Ltd Page 2 of 7 24.10.2012 ** According to the nutrient reference values Regulations published 1 March 2010.Product Name: CENTRUM (H2922) Pfizer Laboratories (Pty) Ltd Page 3 of 7 24.10.2012 Nutritional Per 1 tablet information
Potential allergens: Soybean oil, sulphur dioxide and sulphites at concentration of 110 ppm.
Minerals added as: Calcium pantothenate, calcium phosphate dibasic, chromic chloride
hexahydrate, cupric sulphate anhydrous, ferrous fumarate, magnesium oxide, manganese
sulphate monohydrate, potassium chloride, potassium iodide, sodium molybdate, sodium
The inactive ingredients are: Ascorbyl palmitate, cellulose, citric acid, crospovidone, gelatine
(bovine and poultry), glucose, lactose, magnesium stearate, maltodextrin, orange dye, silicon
dioxide, sodium ascorbate, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sorbic acid, soybean oil, starch,
WHAT CENTRUMIS USED FOR: CENTRUM contains a comprehensive formula of vitamins and minerals specially designed to
support health and well-being in adults below 50 years of age and children above 10 years of
age. With Centrum, you benefit from what science is discovering about how vitamins and
minerals help to unlock energy, strengthen immunity and maintain health.
CENTRUM is suitable for use in diabetics, patients with lactose intolerance, and is GMO free.
Vitamins, minerals and trace elements are involved in many of the metabolic processes in the
body and in doing so, contribute to physical and mental wellness. The stress and strain of
modern living make it difficult to follow a balanced diet with all the right vitamins and minerals, let
alone in the right quantities. Certain lifestyle choices, stress, excessive exercise, alcohol
consumption, smoking and even taking certain medication, all impact on our nutrient levels.
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The body cannot produce most vitamins, minerals and trace elements, but is dependent on a
regular supply in the diet. An adequate supply of these vital substances is an important condition
Daily supplementation with CENTRUM can support the following health benefits:
Energy: Includes B vitamins plus iron to help support daily energy needs. Immunity: Contains antioxidants important to the normal function of the immune system. Healthy skin: With vitamin A as Beta-carotene, vitamin C and Biotin for healthy skin. Environmental stress: With vitamins C, E and selenium to help protect the body from the
Below is a breakdown of the role of each of the ingredients in CENTRUM:
Vital ingredient Important for supporting
Maintenance of good vision and healthy skin, nails and hair.
For the maintenance of healthy teeth and bones. Helps the body
Functions as a tissue antioxidant, thereby keeping cells healthy.
Plays a role in maintaining healthy gums, skin and connective
tissue. Functions as a tissue antioxidant, thereby keeping cells
healthy. Helps with the absorption of iron from food.
Helps the body with the transformation of fats and carbohydrate
into energy. Contributes to healthy skin and hair.
Plays a role in the metabolism of cell division and in the
Helps the body in protein metabolism and the conversion of fats
Plays a role in the metabolism of fatty acids, glucose and
proteins for energy production. Helps maintain healthy skin and
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Required for the release of energy from glucose. Maintains
For the production of energy from protein, fat and carbohydrate.
For the production of energy from protein, fat and carbohydrate.
Contributes to the health of the nervous system and is involved in
Helps maintain healthy red blood cells, which plays a role in
Helps in the utilisation of proteins. Helps and maintains healthy
BEFORE YOU TAKE CENTRUM:
If you are allergic to any of the excipients.
Take special care with Centrum:
Do not exceed the recommended daily dose/amount.
If you are taking other supplements, read the label, since these supplements may contain
Product contains iron, which can be harmful to children if taken in large doses. In case of
accidental overdose, contact your doctor or poison control centre immediately.
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As with any supplement, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, contact your healthcare
HOW TO USE CENTRUM:
Centrum: Take 1 tablet every day with water.
Exceeding the daily dose is not recommended.
Nutritional supplements cannot replace a balanced diet.
A varied, balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle are important, and CENTRUM should not be used
To open: First press, then turn.
The container is protected with a tamper-evident foil for your safety. Please do not use if foil is
If more CENTRUM has been used than recommended:
In case of accidental overdose, discontinue use and seek professional assistance immediately.
The following signs and symptoms may be associated with an overdose of CENTRUM:
Gastrointestinal disorders: Metabolism and nutrition disorders: POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS:
The following side effects may be associated with the use of Centrum and are listed under their
Abdominal discomfort, constipation, diarrhoea, nausea.
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Store at or below 30 C in a cool, dry place. Keep the container firmly closed.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date shown on the carton.
KEEP OUT OF SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN.
CENTRUM film-coated tablets are packed in white HDPE bottles with a white child resistant cap
in counts of 30, 60 or 90 tablets in a carton. This container is sealed with a tamper-evident foil for
your safety. Please do not use if the foil is broken.
Centrum is an orange, oval shaped, film-coated tablet scored on one side with the following
engraving: “S” to the left side and “I” to the right side of the score and a “C” on the reverse side.
NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT:
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