Methydon

Methydon

mecobalamin

Manufacturer:

Kusum

Distributor:

JDS
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Methylcobalamin
Indications/Uses
Peripheral neuropathies & megaloblastic anemia caused by vit B12 deficiency.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
History of liver disease, any allergy. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, blood clots, itching, serious allergic reactions; irritability, insomnia, sore muscles, achy joints, acne, rash, severe anxiety, palpitations, nausea, headaches, migraines.
Drug Interactions
Delayed or interrupted reticulocyte response to supplemental vit B12 w/ chloramphenicol. Reduced absorption of vit B12 w/ aminosalicylic acid, antibiotics, colchicine, cholestyramine, H2 blockers, metformin, neomycin, nitrous oxide, OCs, phenytoin, phenobarb, primidone, PPI, zidovudine.
ATC Classification
B03BA05 - mecobalamin ; Belongs to the class of vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin and analogues). Used in the treatment of anemia.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Methydon FC tab 500 mcg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's;3 × 10's
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