Methycobal

Methycobal

mecobalamin

Manufacturer:

Eisai
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mecobalamin
Indications/Uses
Peripheral neuropathies.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cap 500 mcg 3 times daily. Inj 1 amp IM or IV 3 times a wk.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Discontinue if there is no response after taking orally for several mth. Neonates, premature infants, infants & childn.
Adverse Reactions
Rarely, nausea, diarrhea, skin rash & anorexia. Infrequently, pain & indurations at inj site, headache, sweating, fever.
MIMS Class
Nootropics & Neurotonics/Neurotrophics
ATC Classification
B03BA05 - mecobalamin ; Belongs to the class of vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin and analogues). Used in the treatment of anemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Methycobal cap 250 mcg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Methycobal cap 500 mcg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Methycobal inj 500 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
10 × 1's
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