Methycobal 500 MCG Tablet
This medication is composed of Vitamin B12. It helps the body to produce red blood cells and hence used as a dietary supplement. The tablet treats Pernicious anaemia with weakness, numbness, tingling of fingers, etc.
Common side effects include nausea, vomiting, skin rash, redness of skin, headache, etc. These symptoms do not need special medical attention. You can consult a doctor if the effects persist for a longer duration.
The medication is basically utilized for the below-mentioned conditions:
How long is the duration of effect?The duration of effect is not clearly established.
What is the onset of action?The peak effect of this medication is achieved within 3 hours of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult a doctor before using this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding while using this medication.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Methycobal 500 MCG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Take the missed dose as soon as you remember.
Are there any overdose instructions?Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected.
This medication acts as a cofactor for enzyme methionine synthase, which transfers methyl groups for the regeneration of methionine from homocysteine.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholConsult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication reacts with Chloramphenicol, Omeprazole, Ranitidine and Antidiabetic drugs.
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