Methycobal

Methycobal

mecobalamin

Manufacturer:

Eisai

Distributor:

DKSH
/
Agencia Lei Va Hong
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mecobalamin
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab Peripheral neuropathies 1 tab tds. Amp Peripheral neuropathies 1 amp IM or IV 3 times/wk. Megaloblastic anemia due to vit B12 deficiency 1 amp IM 3 times/wk. After 2 mth, 1 amp 1-3 mthly as maintenance.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Discontinue if there is no response after taking orally for several mth.
Adverse Reactions
Infrequently: Anorexia, nausea, diarrhea, pain & induration at IM inj site. Rarely: Skin rash, headache, sweating or hot sensation.
ATC Classification
B03BA05 - mecobalamin ; Belongs to the class of vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin and analogues). Used in the treatment of anemia.
Tab: NP, Inj: P1S1S3
Presentation/Packing
Form
Methycobal inj 500 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
Form
Methycobal tab 500 mcg
Packing/Price
100's
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