Medicine : Pentanerv (300mg)

Name:Pentanerv (300mg)
Type:Tablet
Manufacturer:Alembic Chemical Works Co Ltd
Generic Use:Folic Acid , Niacinamide , Vitamin E
Composition:Folic Acid(5mg) , Niacinamide(45mg) , Vitamin E(200iu)
Substitutes:pentanerv , pentanerv (300mg) , pentanerv , pentanerv (300mg) , pentanerv , pentanerv (300mg)


Generic ( Folic Acid )



Typical use Of Folic Acid :Folic Acid Is A Vitamin Used In The Treatment And Prevention Of Anemia (low Red Blood Cells) Due To Folic Acid Deficiency, Pregnancy Or As A Side Effect Of Certain Drugs, Kidney Disorders, Malabsorption Syndromes, And To Prevent Birth Defects In Infants.
Mechanism of action of Folic Acid :Folic Acid Is Involved In Producing The Genetic Material Called DNA, In Formation Of Red Blood Cells, In Reducing Risk Of Heart Problems (by Reducing Blood Homocysteine Levels) And Other Body Functions.
Drug Interaction of Folic Acid :Fluorouracil, Sulphonamide, Phenytoin, Methotrexate, Sulfasalazine, Cholestyramine, And Zinc May Affect The Efficacy Of Folic Acid Or Vice Versa. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Folic Acid :The Common Side Effects Are Urge To Vomit, Bloating Of Stomach, Excessive Passage Of Wind, Loss Of Appetite, Worsening Of Vitamin B12 Deficiency (when Folic Acid Is Used Alone To Treat Anemia Without Investigating The Cause). Consult Your Doctor Immediately If Rash, Itching, Or Breathlessness Develops.

INTERACTIONS OF FOLIC ACID


How Folic Acid 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 Folic Acid 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 Folic Acid

No Studies Found






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 E )



Typical use Of Vitamin E :In Chronic Cholestasis (liver And Gall Bladder Diseases), Cystic Fibrosis, (an Inherited Disorder Affecting The Lungs, Pancreas And Other Glands), And Abetalipoproteinaemia (inherited Disease Of Fat Deficiency Affecting Growth) Where Less Of Vitamin E Is Absorbed From The Diet, Extra Vitamin E May Be Needed. It Is Used In Cosmetic Products For The Skin And The Hair.
Mechanism of action of Vitamin E : Vitamin E Is A Fat-soluble Vitamin With Antioxidant Properties. It Binds To Oxygen Free Radicals And Lipid Radicals. These Are The Substances That Can Cause Tissue And Cell Membrane Damage. Vitamin E Thus Protects The Cell Membrane From Oxidative Damage. 
Drug Interaction of Vitamin E :Vitamin E May Increase The Risk Of Blood Clotting In Patients Taking Oral Contraceptive Pills Containing Estrogens. 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 E :Diarrhea Or Stomach Upset.

INTERACTIONS OF VITAMIN E


How Vitamin E 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 E 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 E

No Studies Found