Who should not take Aquasol A?

You should not take Aquasol A if you already have enough vitamin A in your body, because overdose is possible. Aquasol A is approved for children as well as adults. It is not completely clear if Aquasol A is safe for pregnant women. Too much vitamin A can cause birth defects. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, discuss this with your doctor. You should not take Aquasol A if you are allergic to any of its ingredients or if you often have allergic reactions to injections.

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