Quick facts

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Methycobal Tablet 500mcg

by Hilton Pharma

Methycobal tablet is used to treat peripheral neuropathy and megaloblastic anemia due to a deficiency of vitamin B12.

Rs. 2381.34
Rs. 2381.34

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Methycobal Tablet Uses

Methycobal tablet contains Mecobalamin, a form of vitamin B12. It is used to treat peripheral neuropathy, megaloblastic anemia, and pernicious anemia, etc. It also helps to overcome vitamin B12 deficiency. Vitamin B12 is an essential nutrient required by the body for the formation of red blood cells and the proper functioning of the brain and nervous system. Lack of vitamin B12 can lead to permanent neurological damage hence if the body lacks this vitamin, supplements like Methycobal can help make up for this deficiency.

Methycobal Tablet 500mcg formula

  • Mecobalamin

Available forms

  • Tablets
  • Injection

Risks and warnings

You should know the risks and warnings of Methycobal to prevent its misuse.

There are some specific circumstances under which the use of certain medications is contraindicated or considered dangerous. So when taking any medicine it's always a good practice to familiarize yourself with its risks and warnings.

The risks and warnings associated with Methycobal are:

1. Pregnancy

You must consult your healthcare provider before taking Methycobal if you are pregnant.

2. Breastfeeding

Methycobal is safe for breastfeeding mothers. However, you should still consult your doctor before using it and make sure you don't exceed the prescribed dosage.

3. Hypersensitivity

You are advised to refrain from taking this medicine if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

4. Kidney or Liver Disease

If you have kidney or liver disease you should observe caution when taking Methycobal.

How to use Methycobal Tablet 500mcg?

  • The administration of Methycobal should only be done orally
  • It is recommended to take one tablet of Methycobal once a day
  • Take it at the same time each day to maintain a consistent schedule
  • The tablet should be swallowed whole with a glass of water
  • It should not be crushed or chewed
  • It is important to not exceed the prescribed daily dosage

Methycobal Side Effects

The common side effects of Methycobal are:

  • Restlessness
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache

Drug Interactions

Methycobal can interact with the following drugs:

  • Isoniazid
  • Neomycin
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Omeprazole
  • Ranitidine

Storage Conditions

  • Store at room temperature
  • Keep out of the reach and sight of children


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of Methycobal Tablet 500mcg in Pakistan?

The Methycobal Tablet 500mcg price in Pakistan is Rs. 2381.34

What is Methycobal Tablet 500mcg used for?

Methycobal Tablet 500mcg is used in the following conditions:
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Megaloblastic Anemia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

What is Methycobal Tablet 500mcg composed of?

Methycobal Tablet 500mcg is composed of:
  • Mecobalamin

Do you need a prescription to buy Methycobal Tablet 500mcg?

You can buy Methycobal Tablet 500mcg without a prescription.


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