Generic Name: CYANOCOBALAMIN - INJECTION Pronounced: (SYE-an-oh-koe-BAL-a-min) Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B-12) Inj Interactions
Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any
possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start,
stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or
pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use,
drugs that may affect blood cell production (e.g.,
chloramphenicol, anti-cancer drugs, HIV drugs)
other vitamins/nutritional supplements (especially folic
Certain other drugs may interfere with laboratory tests
for vitamin B12 levels, possibly causing false test results. Tell laboratory
personnel and all your doctors if you take any of the
anti-infective drugs (e.g., amoxicillin,
Generic Name: VITAMIN B COMPLEX - ORAL B Complex-Vitamin B12 Oral Precautions
Before taking this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist
if you are allergic to any of its ingredients; or if you have any other
allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause
allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more
If you have any of the following health problems, consult
your doctor or pharmacist before using this product:
vitamin B12 deficiency (pernicious anemia)
Chewable tablets or liquid products may contain aspartame.
If you have phenylketonuria (PKU) or any other condition that requires you to
restrict your intake of aspartame (or phenylalanine), consult your doctor or
pharmacist about using this drug safely.
Liquid forms of this product may contain sugar and/or
alcohol. Caution is advised if you have diabetes, alcohol dependence, or ...
There have been headlines over and over about how acid reflux medications can affect bone health. Now research is also indicating that these types of medications may also cause deficiencies of vitamin B-12 . Vitamin B-12 keeps the body's nerve and blood cells healthy, makes DNA and prevents megaloblastic anemia. In order for the body to adequately absorb B-12, there has to be hydrochloric acid present in the stomach. The reduction of this acid by acid reflux medications can cause a deficiency. Symptoms of B-12 deficiency are tiredness, weakness, constipation, loss of appetite or tingling in the extremities. Deficiencies of B-12 should be treated quickly because it can cause permanent nerve damage even in those who do not go on to develop anemia. Due to the lack of acid present in the stomach of those on PPI medications, oral supplementation of B-12 may not be as effective as other methods. Nasal gels or, more frequently, B-12 shots can help to correct a defic...
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