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Drug information on Amycobal (500mcg) (Mecobalamin) from Ampus Life Science Ltd.

Amycobal (500mcg)

  Injection
Ampus Life Science Ltd.
Generic : Mecobalamin
 24.90
500mcg/1ml
1ml
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Overview of Amycobal (500mcg)

Methylcobalamin is the activated form of vitamin B12 and an essential nutrient for the body.

Side effects of Amycobal (500mcg)

   Oral : Loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.


   Parenteral : Rash, headache, hot sensation, sweating, itching , swelling and pain/induration at injection site.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

The recommended dose of the drug is 500 mcg tablets to start with.

Adult:
Peripheral neuropathy - The recommended dose is 1,500 mcg/day in 3 divided doses.

How to use Amycobal (500mcg)?

Methylcobalamin comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

It is also available as sprays, sublingual supplements and liquid forms for those who cannot digest the tablet form well.

Mecobalamin also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein or muscle.

When is Amycobal (500mcg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Methylcobalamin is contraindicated if the patients are allergic to the drug.

Warnings and Precautions for Amycobal (500mcg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver disease, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Consult the doctor if you experience any allergic reaction.

Other Precautions for Amycobal (500mcg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Methylcobalamin might need to be taken with adenosylcobalamin for maximum benefit.

Please check with your doctor before taking these drug combination.

Drug Interactions of Amycobal (500mcg)

Not known.

Storage Conditions for Amycobal (500mcg)

Store it at room temperature (15 to 25°C).



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