Medicine : Biocobal Forte

Name:Biocobal Forte
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd (mano)
Generic Use:Mecobalamin , Thiamine , Methylcobalamin
Composition:Mecobalamin(1mg) , Thiamine(100mg) , Methylcobalamin(1Mg) , Thiamine(10mg)
Substitutes:biocobal forte , biocobal forte , biocobal forte , biocobal forte


Generic ( Mecobalamin )



Typical use Of Mecobalamin :To Treat Low Hemoglobin Or Red Blood Cells (pernicious And Megaloblastic Anemia), Loss Of Sensation And Pain In Extremities (neuropathy). Also Used As Adjunct Therapy In Rare Conditions That Involves Severe Muscle Tightness And Decrease In Muscle Mass (amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis).
Mechanism of action of Mecobalamin :Mecobalamin (active Form Of Vitamin B12) Assists Important Enzymes Involved In Energy Production Form Fats And Proteins And Synthesis Of Haemoglobin. It Is Known To Increase Production And Development Of Red Blood Cells By The Bone Marrow. It Assists Enzyme Methionine Synthase Which Is Involved In Breakdown Of Homocysteine Thereby Reducing Its Level.
Drug Interaction of Mecobalamin :Omeprazole, Lansoprazole, Cimetidine, Famotidine, Ranitidine, Neomycin, Colchicine, Chloramphenicol Reduce Blood Levels Of Mecobalamine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Mecobalamin :It Is Usually Safe When Taken Orally. Loss Of Appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Allergic Reactions (skin Rashes), Itching And Other Injection Site Related Side Effects (pain And Blood Clots) May Occur.

INTERACTIONS OF MECOBALAMIN


How Mecobalamin 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 Mecobalamin 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 Mecobalamin

No Studies Found






Generic ( Thiamine )



Typical use Of Thiamine :Thiamine Is Used As S A Nutritional Supplement To Treat Inflammation Of The Nerves, Low Thiamine Levels Due To Beriberi, Alcoholism, Liver Disease (cirrhosis), Digestive Problems Including Poor Appetite, Ulcerative Colitis, And Ongoing Diarrhea. It Is Also Used In Metabolic Disorders Associated With Genetic Diseases, Including Leigh's Disease, Maple Syrup Urine Disease, And Brain Disorder Due To Thiamine Deficiency.
Mechanism of action of Thiamine :Thiamine Is A Water Soluble Vitamin, Which Is Converted To Its Active Form (thiamine Pyrophosphate) In The Body, Which Is Essential For Carbohydrate Metabolism.
Drug Interaction of Thiamine :Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Thiamine :Thiamine Is Generally Safe, Although Rare Allergic Reactions And Skin Irritation May Occur.

INTERACTIONS OF THIAMINE


How Thiamine 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 Thiamine 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 Thiamine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Methylcobalamin )



Typical use Of Methylcobalamin :To Prevent And Treat Vitamin B12 Deficiency Causing That Causes Anemia As Well As Nerve Damage With Numbness, Tingling, Pain In Various Neurological Disorders.
Mechanism of action of Methylcobalamin :Methylcobalamin Is An Active Form Of Vitamin B12. It Is Required For The Proper Function And Development Of The Brain, Nerves, Blood Cells, And Many Other Parts Of The Body.
Drug Interaction of Methylcobalamin :Methylcobalamin May Interact With Chloramphenicol, Colchicine, Antibiotics (neomycin), Aminosalicylic Acid, And Medicines Used For Stomach And Intestine Disorders (H2 Blockers, Proton Pump Inhibitors).
Side effects of Methylcobalamin :Methylcobalamin May Cause Diarrhea, Loss Of Appetite, Urge To Vomit, And Vomiting.

INTERACTIONS OF METHYLCOBALAMIN


How Methylcobalamin 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 Methylcobalamin 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 Methylcobalamin

No Studies Found