It is used to treat or prevent vitamin deficiency due to poor diet, certain illnesses, or during pregnancy.
Constipation, diarrhea, or upset stomach may occur. These effects are usually temporary and may disappear as your body adjusts to this medication. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
When not to use
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.