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Poly-Vi-Flor Side Effects Center
Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
Poly-Vi-Flor (multivitamin, iron and fluoride supplement) is used as a supplement to the diet of infants and children who do not receive adequate fluoride through drinking water. Poly-Vi-Flor is also used to prevent tooth decay in people treated with radiation, which may cause dryness of the mouth and increased risk of tooth decay. Common side effects include stomach upset, headache, or weakness.
The dose of Poly-Vi-Flor is 1.0 mL daily or as prescribed. It may be dropped directly into mouth with 'Safti- Dropper,' or mixed with cereal, fruit juice, or other food. Poly-Vi-Flor may interact with other drugs or supplements. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. It is unknown if Poly-Vi-Flor is harmful to a fetus. Before taking this medication, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment. Poly-Vi-Flor can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our Poly-Vi-Flor (multivitamin, iron and fluoride supplement) Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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Poly-Vi-Flor in Detail - Patient Information: Side Effects
Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
This medication may cause the tooth enamel to become discolored. This is a rare side effect that has occurred mainly with large doses or long-term use of multivitamin with fluoride. Stop using this medication and call your dentist or doctor at once if you notice any change in the appearance of your teeth.
Less serious side effects may include:
- stomach upset;
- headache; or
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