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What age can take Centrum?

Last Updated: 2nd January, 2020

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A: Centrum® tablets are formulatedfor adults over 18. Children ages 2 and up can takeCentrum® Kids® Chewablemultivitamin tablet and Centrum®Flavorburst® Kids.

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People also ask, when should Centrum be taken?

Do not take more than the recommended dosage. Ifyou are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctoror pharmacist. This medication is best taken on an emptystomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.

is Centrum safe to take? In the amounts in which they occur in Centrummultivitamins, they are safe. By law, any inactiveingredient added to a supplement must be an FDA-approved foodadditive or generally recognized as safe(GRAS).

Also Know, is Centrum Silver only for 50+?

Centrum®Silver® Adults is a complete multivitaminwith essential micronutrients to feed your cells, like Vitamin D,which supports bone strength and muscle health.<* Plus,Centrum® Silver® Adultsis now verified non-GMO and gluten free.

What are the benefits of Centrum?

Centrum Advantage

  • Helps support the immune system, maintain bone health andeyesight, may help prevent bone loss and osteoporosis,* and tosupport good health.
  • With higher levels of specially selected nutrients comparedwith Centrum Forte Essentials to help you support your health partof a balanced lifestyle.

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Fabiano Kalluri

Professional

Does Centrum give you energy?

Centrum Specialist Energy is a completemultivitamin specially enhanced with Ginseng and higher+levels of B-vitamins. It naturally helps your body produceenergy, while still giving you all the benefits ofCentrum. Centrum Specialist Energy is backedby the nutritional expertise and science ofCentrum.

Cezar Ambrosch

Professional

What are the side effects of Centrum?

Centrum Side Effects. Minerals (especially takenin large doses) can cause side effects such as toothstaining, increased urination, stomach bleeding, uneven heart rate,confusion, and muscle weakness or limp feeling.

Mailin Tauber

Professional

How many Centrum should I take a day?

A: Centrum Advance should be taken oncedaily with water. Do not exceed the recommended dailydose.

Jody Ganshorn

Explainer

Can Centrum make you gain weight?

Your intake of nutrients may also impact upon appetiteand therefore food intake. If you are taking multivitaminsbecause you are not eating healthily, you areinactive, or because you are on a restrictive diet,it could be these associated behaviours that are responsiblefor weight gain, not the multivitamin.

Alea Oberschmidt

Explainer

Are Centrum vitamins any good?

The tablets also include vitamin C, which is saidto promote healthy immunity. To suit the needs of women in this agegroup, Centrum for Women 50+ is also claimed to containhigher levels of vitamin D, calcium and iron thanCentrum Advance 50+ in order to maintain healthy bones andsupport post-menopausal health.

Baudelia Verhagen

Explainer

What are the side effects of Centrum Performance?

Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives;itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or withoutfever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; troublebreathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swellingof the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very upset stomach orthrowing up.

Jhenny Bascon

Pundit

What is the benefits of Centrum Advance?

Your body requires a certain amount of vitamins andminerals every day to function at its very best. CentrumAdvance formula has been developed by experts to provide a highquality supplement to help support your nutritionalneeds.

Temple Wieking

Pundit

Can I take Centrum on an empty stomach?

This medication is best taken on an empty stomach1 hour before or 2 hours after meals. Take with afull glass of water (8 ounces or 240 milliliters) unless yourdoctor directs you otherwise. If stomach upset occurs, youmay take this medication with food.

Ademir Jouault

Pundit

What age can take Centrum Silver?

A: Centrum®Silver® Adults have been specificallyformulated to help meet the nutritional needs of Adults 50 years ofage and over. As you age, your body's physiologicalneeds, as well as your dietary intake changes.

Ariel Almachi

Pundit

What kind of vitamin D is in Centrum Silver?

WITH OUR HIGHEST
Centrum®Silver® has our highest levels of vitaminD3, a preferred source of vitamin D.Centrum® Silver® isspecially formulated and helps support bonestrength in women and musclehealth< in men.

Danilo Doumbia

Pundit

What vitamins are in Centrum?

  • Calcium carbonate (elemental calcium) 1500 mg (600 mg) 1500 mg(600 mg)
  • Vitamin D3. 5 mcg/200 IU. 10 mcg/400 IU.
  • Vitamin K1. 20 mcg. 20 mcg.
  • Magnesium. 50 mg. 50 mg.
  • Zinc. 7.5 mg. 7.5 mg.
  • Copper. 1 mg. 1 mg.
  • Manganese. 1.8 mg. 1.8 mg.

Hany Getzl

Teacher

How do adults take Centrum?

Centrum Adults Dosage
Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribedby your doctor. Never take more than the recommended dose ofmultivitamins and minerals. Read the label of any vitamin andmineral product you take to make sure you are aware of whatit contains. Take this medicine with a full glass ofwater.

Angelov Khaled

Teacher

Does Centrum Silver have iron?

This vitamin/mineral combination contains high levels ofB vitamins (e.g., folic acid, niacin, B-1, B-2, B-6, and B-12) andvitamin C. It also contains other vitamins (A, D, and E) andminerals such as zinc. This medication does not containiron and has only a small amount of calcium.

Yurema Gastfreind

Teacher

Does Centrum have vitamin b12?

Centrum Women contains calcium which supportsmaintenance of normal bones as well as iron and folic acid whichcontribute to normal blood formation. Vitamins B6 &B12 aid a busy lifestyle by contributing to the reduction oftiredness and fatigue.

Acracia Lebedkin

Teacher

What are the ingredients in Centrum Silver?

Other Ingredients: Calcium carbonate, potassiumchloride, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium oxide, ascorbic acid(vitamin C), microcrystalline cellulose, dl-alpha tocopherylacetate (vitamin E), modified corn starch.

Nicolaas Wehking

Reviewer

What is Centrum Silver advance?

Centrum® Silver Advance is an ovalshaped; gray; film coated tablet; one side is scored and engravedwith “A” and “1”; the otherside is engravedwith “S”. Indications: For the treatment and preventionof vitamin and mineral deficiencies in adults aged 50 andabove.

Yon Arizpurueta

Reviewer

What vitamins are in Centrum Silver for men?

As men age, its important that they get enoughMagnesium, Vitamin D and Vitamin B6 to help maintainhealthy muscles. Centrum Silver is formulated with a broadspectrum of key nutrients to support the heart, brain and eyes (2)as well as muscle function (3).

Allegra Dany

Reviewer

What age is Centrum Silver for?

Centrum Silver Adult is formulated to supportenergy, immunity and the metabolism of adults age 50+.Support your healthy routine with the B Vitamins, antioxidants andessential nutrients in Centrum Silver Adult.

Tere Colb

Reviewer

What is Centrum Advance for?

The Centrum Advance range is a once-a-daymultivitamin that is complete from A to Zinc. The products aredeveloped to give your body the right nutrients at the right levelsto fill in your nutritional gaps and support good health. They aredesigned for both men and women in the family and are suitable forsharing.