Vitamin-B complex contains the foremost imperative individuals of the vitamin B gather in unadulterated frame and in remedially adjusted extents. The individuals of the vitamin B gather contained in Vitamin-B complex are components of chemical frameworks that direct different stages of carbohydrate, fat and protein digestion system, each of the components playing a particular natural part. Lack of B vitamin causes glossitis, stomatitis, cheilosis, polyneuritis, beriberi, pellagra and vascularisation of cornea.
Tablet/ capsule: usual
recommended dose is 1-2 tablet/capsule 3 times daily or as directed by the
Syrup: 2-3 teaspoonful daily or as directed by the physician.
Injection: It is for intramuscular and intravenous administration. Usual recommended dose is 2 ml daily or as directed by the physician. In addition with Thiamine, Riboflavin, Nicotinamide, Pyridoxine; injectable dosage from contains D-Panthenol 5 mg.
As small as 5 mg pyridoxine day by day can diminish the viability of levodopa within the treatment of parkinsonism. Therefore, Vitamin-B complex isn't suggested for patients experiencing such treatment
Vitamin-B complex is contraindicated in patients hypersensitive to any of its components.
Adverse reactions have been reported with specific vitamins and minerals, but generally at levels substantially higher than those in Vitamin-B complex. However, allergic and idiosyncratic reactions are possible at lower levels. Iron, even at the usual recommended level has been associated with gastrointestinal intolerance in some patients.
It is safe to use Vitamin-B complex in pregnancy and lactation.
In patients with epilepsy (avoid if poorly controlled, discontinue if convulsions develop), concurrent electroconvulsive therapy (prolonged seizures reported with fluoxetine), history of mania, cardiac disease, diabetes mellitus, angle-closure glaucoma, concomitant use of drugs that increase bleeding risk, and history of bleeding disorders, SSRIs should be used with caution.
Specific combined vitamin preparations
Protect from light and moisture by storing below 30°C. Keep the medicine out of children's reach.