Mbclo Plus Cap

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SALT INFORMATION

Alpha Lipoic Acid()

TYPICAL USAGE

Antioxidant, as a supplement for diabetes mellitus, diabetic neuropathy, vascular disease, cognitive decline and dementia

SIDE EFFECTS

Allergic reaction such as rashes and itching, abdominal pain, urge to vomit (nausea), vomiting, diarrhea, and dizziness (vertigo).

DRUG INTERACTION

Alpha lipoic acid may cause low sugar levels in diabetic patients on insulin therapy or other oral anti-diabetic medications. Alpha lipoic acid when taken together with biotin, results in lower blood levels of both nutrients. Avoid taking levothyroxine and other thyroid medications with alpha lipoic acid. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Alpha lipoic acid acts as a potent antioxidant and neutralizes the reactive oxygen and nitrogen species. Further, it initiates more antioxidant processes in the body. It helps to prevent certain kinds of cell damage in the body, and also maintains the level of essential vitamins such as vitamin E and vitamin C. Alpha lipoic acid also acts as blood glucose lowering agent by binding to the insulin receptor in the body which leads to increase glucose utilization.

Folic Acid()

TYPICAL USAGE

Folic acid is a vitamin used in the treatment and prevention of anemia (low red blood cells) due to folic acid deficiency, pregnancy or as a side effect of certain drugs, kidney disorders, malabsorption syndromes, and to prevent birth defects in infants.

SIDE EFFECTS

The common side effects are urge to vomit, bloating of stomach, excessive passage of wind, loss of appetite, worsening of vitamin B12 deficiency (when folic acid is used alone to treat anemia without investigating the cause). Consult your doctor immediately if rash, itching, or breathlessness develops.

DRUG INTERACTION

Fluorouracil, sulphonamide, phenytoin, methotrexate, sulfasalazine, cholestyramine, and zinc may affect the efficacy of folic acid or vice versa. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Folic acid is involved in producing the genetic material called DNA, in formation of red blood cells, in reducing risk of heart problems (by reducing blood homocysteine levels) and other body functions.

Zinc()

TYPICAL USAGE

Zinc is used to treat zinc deficiency, which may result in slow growth in infants and children, delayed sexual development in adolescents and impotence in men; hair loss, diarrhea, eye and skin sores, loss of appetite, weight loss, problems with wound healing, decreased ability to taste food, and lower alertness levels.

SIDE EFFECTS

Taking too much of zinc above the recommended amounts may cause urge to vomit, vomiting, loss of appetite, stomach cramps, diarrhea, and headaches. Prolonged use of too much zinc may cause low copper levels, lower immunity, and low levels of HDL cholesterol (the “good” cholesterol).

DRUG INTERACTION

Zinc may interact with drugs such as quinolone (ciprofloxacin) or tetracycline antibiotics (tetracycline), penicillamine (a drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis), and thiazide diuretics (such as chlorthalidone and hydrochlorothiazide). Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

The exact mechanism of action is not known. However, zinc is important for immunity against infections. Zinc is needed for the proper growth and maintenance of the human body. It helps speed recovery from the common cold and reduces its symptoms, and eye disease that gradually causes vision loss.

Vitamin B6()

TYPICAL USAGE

It is used for the treatment and prevention of vitamin B6 deficiency. It is important for the breakdown of protein, fats, and carbohydrates from foods.

SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea, stomach upset, headache, sleepiness, tingling, prickling, burning or sensation of tightness.

DRUG INTERACTION

Pyridoxine is known to interact with other drugs like ethionamide, fosphenytoin, isoniazid, levodopa, nitrofurantoin, penicillamine, phenobarbitone, phenytoin (Na). Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Vitamin B6, principally in its biologically active coenzyme form pyridoxal 5'-phosphate, is involved in a wide range of biochemical reactions, including the metabolism of amino acids and glycogen, the synthesis of nucleic acids, hemogloblin, sphingomyelin and other sphingolipids, and the synthesis of the neurotransmitters serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine and gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA).

Methylcobalamin()

TYPICAL USAGE

To prevent and treat vitamin B12 deficiency causing that causes anemia as well as nerve damage with numbness, tingling, pain in various neurological disorders.

SIDE EFFECTS

Methylcobalamin may cause diarrhea, loss of appetite, urge to vomit, and vomiting.

DRUG INTERACTION

Methylcobalamin may interact with chloramphenicol, colchicine, antibiotics (neomycin), aminosalicylic acid, and medicines used for stomach and intestine disorders (H2 blockers, proton pump inhibitors).

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Methylcobalamin is an active form of vitamin B12. It is required for the proper function and development of the brain, nerves, blood cells, and many other parts of the body.

SUBSTITUTES

No substitutes found

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Mbclo Plus Cap during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Mbclo Plus Cap while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Mbclo Plus Cap with alcohol?

No studies found