Cyanocobalamin (Vit. B12) BP 1000 mcg

Business Unit: Human

Medicine Type: Injectable

Generic Name: Cyanocobalamin (Vit. B12) BP 1000 mcg

Therapeutic Class: Vitamin-B preparations, Drugs for Megaloblastic Anemia

Indication: Cynovit is a preparation of cyanocobalamin (B12). 1. It is used for maintaining normal vitamin B12 blood levels in certain patients with pernicious anemia. 2. It is also used to treat or prevent low blood levels of vitamin B12 due to low intake from food, 3. Thyrotoxicosis, 4. Hemorrhage, 5. Malignancy, 6. Liver or kidney disease, 7. Gastric bypass surgery, 8. Total or partial gastrectomy, Gluten enteropathy or sprue, 9. Folic acid deficiency, Macrocytic anaemia. Pregnancy Category : A.

Dosage & Administration: Initially : 1mg (1 ampoule) intramuscularly or deep subcutaneous once a day for 6 to 7 days. Maintenance : 1 mg (1 ampoule) every month.

Preparation: 1ml x 25 Injection