Multi-B

Multi-B

Manufacturer:

Am-Europharma

Distributor:

UNILAB, Inc
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Vitamin B-complex.
Description
Each tablet contains: Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1) 100 mg, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6) 5 mg, Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12) 50 mcg.
Action
This product contains B-complex vitamins (Vitamins B1, B6, and B12). These nutrients are required for the normal function of the nervous system and are used as adjunct in the management of neuromuscular pain.
B-complex vitamins also help in the conversion of food to energy to support numerous normal body processes.
B-complex vitamins have the following functions/effects: (see table.)

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Indications/Uses
To prevent and treat deficiencies of Vitamins B1, B6, and B12.
As an adjunct in the management of neuromuscular pain responsive to Vitamins B1, B6 and B12. which may include neuralgia (nerve pain), neuritis (inflammation of the nerves), and neuropathies (disturbance in the function of the brain or spinal cord that may affect the nerves and muscles of the body).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Orally, 1-2 tablets daily.
Or, as directed by a doctor.
Missed dose: If a patient misses a dose, just take the next dose and the subsequent doses at the usual recommended schedule, i.e., once or twice a day.
Overdosage
If the patient has taken more than the recommended dosage: consult a doctor or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Signs and symptoms of overdosage: Vitamin B6: Cases have been reported of reversible sensory neuropathy developing at Pyridoxine doses less than 500 mg/day (dose range: 200-300 mg/day) taken for 36 months. Cases of reversible sensory peripheral neuropathy as a result of prolonged pyridoxine use at a dose of 200 mg daily have also been reported.
Contraindications
Do not take this medicine if the patient is allergic to any component of the product.
Special Precautions
Do not take more than the recommended dose.
Consult a doctor if any undesirable effect occurs.
Adverse Reactions
Although pyridoxine has generally been considered relatively nontoxic, adverse neurologic effects have been reported following chronic administration of high Pyridoxine doses (e.g., 100-500 mg daily) and long term (i.e., 2 months or longer) megadose (usually 2 g or more daily) Pyridoxine use.
Drug Interactions
The amounts of nutrients in the product are not expected to interact with food or medicines.
Storage
Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C.
Protect from light.
ATC Classification
A11DB - Vitamin B1 in combination with vitamin B6 and/or vitamin B12 ; Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Tab (pink, round, flat, beveled edge, scored on one side and plain on the other side) 100's.
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