Overview

Uses of Cystina Capsule

Cystina Capsule is used in vitamin B12 deficiency.

Cystina Capsule side effects

Common
No common side effects seen

How to use Cystina Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cystina Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cystina Capsule works

Cystina Capsule is a form of vitamin B12 that restores its level in the body thereby helping in treating certain anemias and nerve problems.

Cystina Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cystina Capsule 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Cystina Capsule 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.
Driving
SAFE
Cystina Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Cystina Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cystina Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Cystina Capsule helps replenish vitamin B12 level in your body.
  • This further helps in regeneration of damaged nerves in the body.
  • Avoid or limit alcohol consumption while taking this medication.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking the medication even if your symptoms improve. Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Cystina with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Clorocin, Vecol, Sitamycetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Orli-Misia, Redufat, Orlistat
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cystina

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I have vitamin. B12 deficiency. And high cholesterol
Dr. Saurabh Arora
Heart Specialist
Avoid fried food extra salt and regular exercise plus tab homocheck daily after consulting with your physician
Vitamin d,vitamin b12 deficiency detected in tests .tsh level also at 7.5
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Tab ccm once daily for a monthTab uprise d3 60 k week for 10 weeksTab me12 once a day for a month
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 28th Dec 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.
MRP
85
10 capsules in 1 strip
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