Nurokind Od 1500 MCG Injection
This medication is composed of Methylcobalamin, commonly known as Vitamin B-12. A lack of this vitamin can cause severe and permanent neurological damage. The injection is used by patients who suffer from a gut disease where they are unable to completely absorb Methylcobalamin and may be at risk of vitamin B-12 deficiency.
The drug improves the functioning of the brain and nervous system. It is responsible for the protection and regeneration of neurons. The medication also comes into use when you have low levels of vitamin B12 in your body, which causes you to feel weak, fatigued and experience slow thinking. This condition is called pernicious anemia.
The injection is useful against the following conditions:
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Decreased Potassium Level In Blood
How long is the duration of effect?
The peak of the effect can be observed within 3 hours after administration.
What is the onset of action?
The onset of action is seen or felt within half and hour of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Yes, It is safe to use this medication when pregnant.
Is it habit forming?
No, it is not habit forming but it should not be used in excess.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
It is shown that the medication is passed on through milk while breast-feeding. Hence, it is not recommended while breast-feeding.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Alcohol decreases the level of vitamin B in the body, hence the consumption of alcohol is not recommended while taking this medication.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Yes, it is safe to drive after administration of the medication.
Does this affect kidney function?
Overdose of this medication is known to damage the kidneys.
Does this affect liver function?
Excess usage of this medication is not recommended if the person suffer from liver diseases.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
Try not to miss the dose, you need not take a double dose incase you have missed the previous one.
Are there any overdose instructions?
In case of overdose, consult a doctor.
The drug acts as a cofactor for enzyme methionine synthase, which transfers methyl groups for the regeneration of methionine from homocysteine. In anemia, it increases blood cell production by promoting nucleic acid synthesis in the bone marrow and by promoting maturation and division of erythrocytes.
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 Disease
The injection does not interact with diseases.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholIt decreases the effectiveness of medication.
Interaction with Food
Since it’s derived from food sources, there is no severe reaction with food.
Interaction with Medicine
Some medications that have a serious interaction with this drug are leukeran, prilosec, colcrys and mitigare.
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