May 22 2022

Classification of the active ingredient ascorbic acid

Risk level in pregnancy: This medicine is classified as Category category A during the 1st and 2nd quarter and C for the 3rd..

Update 18.07.2009

Meaning of category A

Adequate and well-controlled human studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).