PrimaCare Side Effects Center

Last updated on RxList: 5/10/2022
PrimaCare Side Effects Center

What Is PrimaCare?

PrimaCare ONE is a prescription prenatal/postnatal multivitamin/mineral capsule with omega-3 fatty acids used to provide vitamin/mineral and omega-3 fatty acid supplementation throughout pregnancy, and during the postnatal period for both lactating and non-lactating mothers, and throughout the childbearing years. PrimaCare ONE is also useful for improving nutritional status prior to conception. PrimaCare ONE may be available in generic form.

What Are Side Effects of PrimaCare?

Common side effects of PrimaCare ONE include:

  • allergic sensitivity to the folic acid in this supplement
  • constipation
  • diarrhea
  • upset stomach
  • nausea, or
  • vomiting.

Dosage for PrimaCare

Usual dosage of PrimaCare ONE is one capsule daily, or as prescribed by a physician.

What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with PrimaCare?

PrimaCare ONE may interact with other drugs and supplements. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.

PrimaCare During Pregnancy or Breastfeeding

During pregnancy, PrimaCare ONE should be taken as prescribed. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.

Additional Information

Our PrimaCare ONE 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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PrimaCare Consumer Information

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

When taken as directed, prenatal multivitamins are not expected to cause serious side effects.

Common side effects may include:

  • upset stomach;
  • headache; or
  • unusual or unpleasant taste in your mouth.

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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PrimaCare Professional Information

SIDE EFFECTS

Allergic sensitization has been reported following both oral and parenteral administration of folic acid.

Read the entire FDA prescribing information for PrimaCare (Prescription Prenatal, Postnatal Multivitamin)

© PrimaCare Patient Information is supplied by Cerner Multum, Inc. and PrimaCare Consumer information is supplied by First Databank, Inc., used under license and subject to their respective copyrights.

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