Medicine : A To Z

Name:A To Z
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Niacinamide , Vitamin B1 , Vitamin C
Composition:Niacinamide(50 Mg) , Vitamin B1(10 Mg) , Vitamin C()
Substitutes:a to z , a to z , a to z


Generic ( Niacinamide )



Typical use Of Niacinamide :To Treat Hartnup Disease (light Sensitive Skin Rashes), Inflammatory Skin Disease, Vitamin Deficiency, Anxiety And Alzheimer’s Disease (disorder That Causes Mental Confusion And Forgetfulness). It Is Also Used In Combination With Intravenous Vitamin C Therapy For Cancer.
Mechanism of action of Niacinamide :Niacinamide As A Nutritional Supplement Is Necessary For Tissue Respiration, Glucose Production, Lipid, Amino Acid, Protein, And Purine Metabolism In The Body. Niacinamide At Higher Doses Lowers Blood Levels Of Cholesterol And Triglyceride.
Drug Interaction of Niacinamide :Niacinamide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Clonidine, Allopurinol, Anti-diabetic Drugs, Cholesterol Lowering Drugs (cholestyramine And Atorvastatin), Primidone, Probenecid And Sulfinpyrazone. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Niacinamide :Liver Toxicity, Failure Of Bile Secretion In The Intestine (cholestasis), Blockade Of Portal Blood Vessels Due To Fibrosis (portal Fibrosis), Headache, Unusual Tiredness, Urge To Vomit (nausea), Heart Burn, Sore Throat, Dry Hair, Stiffness Of The Face And Inability To Focus.

INTERACTIONS OF NIACINAMIDE


How Niacinamide will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Niacinamide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Niacinamide

No Studies Found






Generic ( Vitamin B1 )



Typical use Of Vitamin B1 :Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) Is Used As A Part Of The Treatment For Metabolic Disorders And Thiamine Deficiency Symptoms Including Beriberi (disease Affecting Heart And Nervous System) And Swelling Of The Nerves Associated With Pellagra (lack Of Niacin), Or Pregnancy, As Well As In Alcoholics And In People With Certain Types Of Genetic Diseases.
Mechanism of action of Vitamin B1 :Vitamin B1 Is A Water Soluble Vitamin And Is Involved In Many Body Functions, Including Nervous System And Muscular System, Digestion, And Carbohydrate Metabolism. Very Less Quantity Of Vitamin B1 Is Stored In The Body And Depletion Occurs Within 14 Days Of Intake. 
Drug Interaction of Vitamin B1 :Caution Is Advised In People Taking Drugs, Herbs Or Supplements That Lower Blood Pressure. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Vitamin B1 :Side Effects Are Unlikely To Occur With Intake Of Vitamin B1. In Some Cases, Low Blood Pressure, Rare Allergic Reactions And Skin Irritation May Occur.

INTERACTIONS OF VITAMIN B1


How Vitamin B1 will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Vitamin B1 will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Vitamin B1

No Studies Found






Generic ( Vitamin C )



Typical use Of Vitamin C :Treatment Of Scurvy. Adjuvent Therapy In Common Cold, Asthma, Cancer, Atherosclerosis.Thalassaemia. Metabolic Disorders (tyrosinaemia Type III, Transient Tyrosinaemia Of The Newborn, Glutathione Synthase Deficiency, Hawkinsinuria).
Mechanism of action of Vitamin C :Ascorbic Acid Is A Functional And Principal In Vivo Form Of Vitamin C, An Essential Water-soluble Vitamin Which Is Fundamental In The Synthesis Of Collagen And Intercellular Materials.
Drug Interaction of Vitamin C :Deferroxamine, Hormonal Contraceptives, Flufenazine, Warfarin, Elemental Iron.
Side effects of Vitamin C :Diarrhea, GI Disturbances. May Cause Acidification Of The Urine.

INTERACTIONS OF VITAMIN C


How Vitamin C will impact on Pregnancy ?

There Is Sufficient Evidence To Suggest That There Is No Risk To The Fetus In The First Trimester (12 Weeks) Of Pregnancy And There Is No Evidence Of Risk In Later Trimesters. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Vitamin C will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safest: Evidence From Clinical Studies Has Shown That This Drug When Taken By Breastfeeding Mothers Has Not Shown Any Major Side Effects In Infants. The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare Or The Drug Does Not Reach The Infant Through Breast Milk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Vitamin C

No Studies Found