Medicine : Megoxl

Name:Megoxl
Type:Injection
Manufacturer:Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Methylcobalamin , Nicotinamide , Pyridoxine
Composition:Methylcobalamin(1Mg) , Nicotinamide(100mg) , Pyridoxine(100mg)
Substitutes:megoxl , megoxl , megoxl


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






Generic ( Nicotinamide )



Typical use Of Nicotinamide :To Treat Inflammatory Skin Disease Like Acne, Anxiety And Alzheimer’s Disease
Mechanism of action of Nicotinamide :Nicotinamide Is A Component Of Two Coenzymes, Which Bring About Tissue Respiration, Lipid, Amino Acid, Protein, And Purine Metabolism. Nicotinamide Lowers Blood Cholesterol And Triglyceride Levels By Inhibiting The Synthesis Of Very Low Density Lipoproteins.
Drug Interaction of Nicotinamide :Nicotinamide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Primidone By Reducing Its Clearance. It Also Interacts With Drugs Like Chloramphenicol, Phenytoin, Methotrexate, Penicillamine, Other Vitamins/nutritional Supplements, Antibiotics Like Ciprofloxacin, Levofloxacin And Tetracyclines. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Nicotinamide :Hepatotoxicity, Cholestasis, Portal Fibrosis, Headache, Fatigue, Urge To Vomit (nausea), Stomach Upset, Dizziness, Dry Hair, Diarrhea, Blurred Vision, Flushing And Rash.

INTERACTIONS OF NICOTINAMIDE


How Nicotinamide 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 Nicotinamide 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 Nicotinamide

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