Medicine : Benfo Plus

Name:Benfo Plus
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd (mano)
Generic Use:Benfotiamine , Pyridoxine
Composition:Benfotiamine(100mg) , Pyridoxine(40mg)
Substitutes:benfo plus , benfo plus


Generic ( Benfotiamine )



Typical use Of Benfotiamine :Beri Beri, Wenicke-korsakoff Syndrome. Diabetic Neuropathy.
Mechanism of action of Benfotiamine :Benfotiamine Exerts It Beneficial Effects Via A Number Of Mechanisms. It Is Helpful In Treating Diabetes In More Than One Different Way.
Drug Interaction of Benfotiamine :Certain Medications Interact With Vitamin B1: Some Interactions May Increase The Need For Vitamin B1, Other Interactions May Be Negative And Indicate Vitamin B1 Should Not Be Taken Without First Speaking With Your Physician Or Pharmacist, Others May Require Further Explanation. Refer To The Individual Drug Article For Specific Details About An Interaction. Note: The Following List Only Includes The Generic Or Class Name Of A Medication. Loop Diuretics (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1). Oral Contraceptives (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1). Stavudine (increases The Need For Vitamin B-1). Tricyclic Antidepressants (increase The Need For Vitamin B-1)
Side effects of Benfotiamine :Diarrhea And Moderate Skin Rash.

INTERACTIONS OF BENFOTIAMINE


How Benfotiamine 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 Benfotiamine 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 Benfotiamine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Pyridoxine )



Typical use Of Pyridoxine :Pyridoxine Is Used To Treat Dysfunction Of Nerves Due To Isoniazid (anti-tuberculosis Drug), Idiopathic Sideroblastic Anemia (abnormal Blood Cells Produced By Bone Marrow) And Vitamin B6 Deficiency States.
Mechanism of action of Pyridoxine :Pyridoxine, A Vitamin B6 Supplement Is Required For The Proper Function Of Glucose, Fats, And Proteins In The Body. It Is Also Required For The Growth And Development Of The Brain, Nerves, Skin, And Many Other Parts Of The Body.
Drug Interaction of Pyridoxine :Pyridoxine May Interact With Other Drugs Like Isoniazid, Penicillamine, Oral Contraceptives, And Levodopa. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Pyridoxine :Long Term Administration Of Large Doses Is Associated With The Development Of Severe Peripheral Neuritis Resulting In Numbness And Pain, Usually In Hands And Feet.

INTERACTIONS OF PYRIDOXINE


How Pyridoxine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Pyridoxine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Safer: Drug Has Been Studied In Few Breastfeeding Women And The Evidence Shows That There Is No Increase In Side Effects In The Infants, Or The Possibility Of Harm To The Breastfed Infants Is Expected To Be Rare. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Pyridoxine

No Studies Found