Neurobion/Neurobion Forte

Neurobion/Neurobion Forte

Manufacturer:

P&G Phil

Distributor:

Zuellig
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per Neurobion tab Vit B1 100 mg, vit B6 200 mg, vit B12 200 mcg. Per Neurobion Forte tab Vit B1 100 mg, vit B6 100 mg, vit B12 5 mg. Per Neurobion Forte soln for inj Vit B1 100 mg, vit B6 100 mg, vit B12 5 mg
Indications/Uses
Neurobion tab: Neuritis & neuralgia, especially cervical syndrome, shoulder-arm syndrome, lumbalgia, sciatica, facial paresis. Alcoholic polyneuropathy. Diabetic neuropathy, including impotence due to autonomic neuropathy. Metabolic & neuropathic changes due to pregnancy & OCs. Nausea & vomiting of pregnancy. Drug-induced neuropathies. Supplemental therapy following major surgery or debilitating illness. Neurobion Forte tab: Diabetic neuropathy; neuralgias & neuritis, algias of rheumatic & traumatic origin; degenerative conditions of the spine or surgical operations carried out thereon, herpes zoster, hermicrania & facial paresis; nausea & vomiting of pregnancy. Neurobion Forte soln for inj: Disorders associated w/ vit B-complex deficiency. Polyneuritis, neuralgia, sciatica & shoulder-arm syndrome, lumbago-lumbalgia, intercostal neuralgia, trigeminal neuralgia, facial palsy due to herpes zoster, diabetic neuropathy, optic neuritis, numbness of the extremities, as a supplement to therapy w/ INH, reserpine & phenothiazines, nausea & vomiting of pregnancy, vit B deficiency, CVA.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Neurobion tab 1 tab once daily to tid. Neurobion Forte tab 2-4 tab in divided doses/day. Neurobion Forte soln for inj Initially 1 amp until acute symptoms subside. Follow-up therapy: 2-3 amp/wk.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Take w/ or after meals. Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Regular monitoring under long-term treatment. Neurobion tab contains lactose & sucrose. High doses of vit B6 (<600 mg) may inhibit production of breast milk w/ high doses.
Adverse Reactions
Sweating, tachycardia, skin reactions w/ itching & urticaria; GI complaints eg, nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain; chromaturia.
Drug Interactions
Decrease effect of levodopa. Decreased effect w/ pyridoxine-antagonists eg, INH, cycloserin, penicillamin, hydralazine. May accelerate elimination & decrease serum levels w/ loop diuretics eg, furosemide (long-term use). May lead to vit B12 deficiency w/ long-term use of acid-lowering agents.
ATC Classification
A11DB - Vitamin B1 in combination with vitamin B6 and/or vitamin B12 ; Used as dietary supplements.
Tab:Non-Rx;Inj:Rx
Presentation/Packing
Form
Neurobion tab
Packing/Price
100's;10's;30's
Form
Neurobion Forte inj
Packing/Price
(amp) 2 mL x 20 × 1's
Form
Neurobion Forte tab
Packing/Price
100's;10's;30's;50's
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