Medicine Overview of Costrum Injection
Costrum Injection is used in vitamin B12 deficiency.
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Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Costrum Injection works by protecting nerve cells and encourages their normal growth. It also helps make new red blood cells and lowers homocysteine, a protein which in excess can cause inflammation (swelling) of blood vessels, including those that feed the brain.
In Depth Information on Costrum Injection
- Do not take methylcobalmin if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to methylcobalamin, or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
- Tell your doctor if your occupation required you to handle mercury or its compound.
- Do not use methylcobalamin over a period of months, if there is a lack of satisfactory clinical response.
Costrum Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Costrum Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Costrum Injection is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Costrum Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Costrum Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Costrum Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Costrum Injection
Q. What is methylcobalamin/ mecobalamin/Neurokind/ Nurokind OD?
Methylcobalamin (mecobalamin/Neurokind/ Nurokind OD) is an active form of vitamin B12. It is water soluble and orally absorbed. It is found in animal-based foods and in supplement form
Q. Is methylcobalamin the same as cyanocobalamin?
No.Cyanocobalamin is different form of vitamin B12
Q. What is Nurokind G, Nurokind plus, Nurokind Next, Nurokind LC, Nurokind Gold?
Nurokind G contains methylcobalmine and gabapentin. Nurokind plus contains methylcobalamin, folic acid, vitamin B1, vitamin B6 and alfa lipoic Acid. Nurokind Next contains methlcobalamin, alphalipoic acid, benfotiamine, pyridoxine hydrochloride, biotin, folic acid, chromium. NurokindL C contains L-carnitine, L-tartrate, methylcobalamin, folic acid. Nurokind Gold contains ginseng extract, mixed carotene 10%, niacinamide, vitamin B6, methylcobalamin, vitamin D3, refined wheat germ oil, folic acid, elemental calcium, elemental phosphorus, ferrous fumarate, zinc sulfate mono hydrate, elemental magnesium, elemental manganese, elemental copper, elemental iodine, elemental potassium.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Costrum with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Medicines with composition Chloramphenicol: Chlorocept, Chloraxin, Biophenicol, Chlorophenicol, Starphenicol, Chlorocin, Nicophenicol, Pheny, Chlormoycetin, Taurcol, Larmycetin, Tyde S, Chloramphenicol Palmitate, Alphenicol, Fencol, Klorum, Reclor, Cadimycetin, Phenicach, Chlo, Radixin, Venez, Rycol, Ranphenicol, Tromycetin, Amphen, Chlorocap, Entero, Armycetin, Chlor Succ, Mycetin, Labchlor, Chloramphenicol SY, Daclor, Wocol, Microcetin, C Col, Ranquel, Phenicol, Elphenicol, Polymycetin, Stalchlor
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One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Costrum Injection: QTM, EMB, NSL, SHD, HSP, OLT, AMR, SVH, HGI, BBS, DYG, MAM, BHM, HPC, NNH, ZVP, GTC, ESY, BLE, CLT, SPD, RPP, KHC, NDP, BTM, EVP, PTI, MDH, AGT, MMS, 9T9, AAR, SCH, RHW, AYU, TRP, BAL, SWP, WSI, FGH, KHH, HTS, PWN, SWA, AAY, DPP, JVO, RHL, BSN, MPC, TOM, PPR, OIP, JIV, HAT, SSA, DAO, SHC, ARD, RKS, GHR, RUS, RPI, SRG, PNT, SBA, HBV, LCC, STA, THP, NAS, MSD, RDR, GTK, BHP, GPT, ADT, BAP, JSL, UMP, DLP, RSA, DFP, PMA, IAD, HEX, INC, HIP, NTB, KMC, VRS, VNS, PVP, JVN, TFP, NXG, QLF, MLC, WHL, RSS, RDH, SGH, OHM, SJP, GNC, DVH, SBL, PLT, OWP, BIO, RJH, USF, ENP, TNH, BMJ, PEN, NVL, GPP, SGC, DGN, MAK, BDN, EQN, SYN, MAX, AYM, ATP, DPL, SHP, ATL, SVS, LHA, RWP, MDO, SDM, HZF, HNP, PRN, ZEL, VDH, SAF, NVY, HMP, DHR, IPL, P2P, ANT, GBL, ABP, SLN