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Methylcobalamin- Elmecob Od 1500 Mcg May 13, 2013

Drug brand named Elmecob OD 1500 mcg is manufactured by Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd and mainly contents the generic drug Methylcobalamin.
Package: 10 Tablet

Active Ingredients of Elmecob OD 1500 mcg

Methylcobalamin 1500 mcg

Can we use Elmecob OD 1500 mcg during pregnency?

Pregnancy B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and wellcontrolled studies in pregnant women

Can we use Elmecob OD 1500 mcg during lactation?

Lactation L5 Studies in breastfeeding mothers have demonstrated that there is significant and documented risk to the infant based on human experience or it is a medication that has a high risk of causing significant damage to an infant The risk of using the drug in breastfeeding women clearly outweighs any possible benefit from breastfeeding The drug is contraindicated in women who are breastfeeding an infant

For what type of diseases Elmecob OD 1500 mcg may be prescribed?

peripheral neuropathy megaloblastic anaemia

What are the known Side Effects of Elmecob OD 1500 mcg?

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Elmecob OD 1500 mcg

If this drug has been prescribed Before using this medication tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescriptionherbal products you may use especially certain antiseizure drugs eg phenytoin chloramphenicol methyldopaThis product can decrease the absorption of other drugs such as bisphosphonates for example alendronate levodopa penicillamine quinolone antibiotics for example ciprofloxacin levofloxacin thyroid medications for example levothyroxine and tetracycline antibiotics for example doxycycline minocycline Therefore separate your doses of these medications as far as possible from your doses of this product Ask your doctor or pharmacist about how long you should wait between doses and for help finding a dosing schedule that will work with all your medicationsThis medication may interfere with certain laboratory tests eg tests for blood in the stools possibly causing false test results Make sure laboratory personnel and all your doctors know you use this drugThis document does not contain all possible interactions Therefore before using this product tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use Keep a list of all your medications with you and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist

Significance of Elmecob OD 1500 mcg

This medication is a cobalamin prescribed for peripheral neuropathy megaloblastic anaemia and as a preliminary treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis