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Efcoba 500 mcg Injection


Overview

Uses of Efcoba Injection

Efcoba 500 mcg Injection is used in vitamin B12 deficiency.

Efcoba Injection side effects

Common
No common side effects seen

How to use Efcoba Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Efcoba Injection works

Efcoba 500 mcg Injection is a form of vitamin B12 that restores its level in the body thereby helping in treating certain anemias and nerve problems.

Efcoba Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Efcoba 500 mcg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Efcoba 500 mcg 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.
Driving
SAFE
Efcoba 500 mcg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Efcoba 500 mcg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Efcoba 500 mcg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Efcoba 500 mcg Injection 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 Efcoba 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
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Efcoba

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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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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Triton Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Plot No. 75, Natarajan Street, Dhanalakshmi Colony, Vadapalani, Chennai - 600 026.
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Efcoba 500mcg Injection. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
MRP
75
1 ml in 1 vial
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