Blackmores Vitamin A 5000

Vitamin A 5000

Vitamin A 5000 helps support day and night vision

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Blackmores Vitamin A 5000 is a source of vitamin A, which is important for day and night vision. Vitamin A is also essential for healthy skin and the maintenance of healthy mucous membranes.

Why use

  • Vitamin A is important for vision, especially night vision
  • Vitamin A is essential for the maintenance of healthy mucous membranes, which are the first line of defence against infection.

The Blackmores difference

Blackmores Vitamin A 5000 is a convenient one-a-day formula in an easy-to-swallow capsule.

Active ingredients per capsule

Vitamin A


Vitamin A is a fat-souble antioxidant required for a large number of biological processes. Vitamin A is found in red meat, eggs and dairy products.


Adults – Take 1 capsule a day with a meal, or as professionally prescribed. 

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed.


  • Always read the label
  • Follow the directions for use
  • Supplements may only be of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate
  • The recommended adult daily amount of vitamin A from all sources is 700 microgram retinol equivalents for women and 900 microgram retinol equivalents for men. When taken in excess of 3000 microgram retinol equivalents vitamin A can cause birth defects. If you are pregnant, or considering becoming pregnant, do not take vitamin A supplements without consulting your doctor, pharmacist or health professional

Medical information

If you have any pre-existing conditions, or are on any medications always talk to your health professional before use.

Physical description

Oval brown capsule, containing yellow oil. 
Always read the label. Follow the directions for use.

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It states the recommended dosage for females is 700ug retinol, yet the one capsule daily contains 1500? Is this safe to take long term? And are there any effects from taking this high a dose?

Ash 03 Dec 2017
Is the vitamin a animal based or does it have beta-carotene and can I have two tablets a day and can vitamin a help with hyper pigmentation?
Feli 16 Jul 2017
Is the choles block capsule made of gelatin? Why don't you list what the shell is made of, it is very frustrating for a vegetarian trying to buy your products.
Maggie 28 May 2017
Hi.. I want to know. content of gelatin made of? whether from pigs or plants. because I am a Mooslem
Agus 12 Apr 2017
Hey! (1)Does this product have any side-effects/ after-effects? like hair loss. (2) Does it have any positive effect on moisture for skin? (3) it is 1 capsule per day? Thanks!
Susan 01 Sep 2016
hey, what ingredients does this product have? And does it have gelatine init? thanks
Anonymous 23 Sep 2015
I'm just wondering if these capsules contain any dairy/lactose, wheat/gluten, artificial colours, flavours or preservatives?

Anonymous 01 Sep 2015
Does this supplement still contain peanut oil ???
Anonymous 15 Jul 2015