Cyanocobalamin (Cyanocobalaminum; synonym vitamin B12) - Antianemic drug. The most active of modern Antianemic preparations, also has a beneficial effect on the liver and nervous system. Apply for disease Addison - Biermer, when other perniciously anemia, including as a result of a gastrectomy, invasion a lentetsom, enterocolitis, and anemia pregnant, sprue, megaloblastic anemia in children anemia, developing in a result of lead poisoning, benzene, drugs, and also diseases of the liver, various neuritis, migraine, alcoholic delirium, a little's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, for various skin diseases.
Appoint parenteral, into a muscle or under the skin; severe malignant anemia in the 0.1 - 0.2 mg (100-200 mg) a day, while the other anemias - 0.03-0.1 mg 2-3 times a week. Inside designate pill that contains cyanocobalamin and folic acid (see), 1-2 tablets 3 times a day. Also used drugs, derived from the liver of animals, which include cyanocobalamin (campolon, Antianemic).
Cyanocobalamin is contraindicated in patients with acute thromboembolic diseases.
Method of production: powder; 0,003, of 0.01, 0.02 and 0.05% solution in sealed to 1 ml; pills containing 50 mcg cyanocobalamin and 5 mg of folic acid.
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Cyanocobalamin (Cyanocobalaminum; synonym: vitamin B12, cobalamin) - vitamin contained in liver, some fish, cattle, pigs. Human need in cyanocobalamin approximately 1 to 3 mg per day. Deficiency in cyanocobalamin leads to the development of macrocytic anemia. Main therapeutic use cyanocobalamin finds when anemia Addison - Biermer. Cyanocobalamin used at a dose of 30 to 100 mcg parenteral every day or two before the onset of remission. In funikulyarnom mieloze, the dosage can be increased up to 500 to 1,000 mcg a day. Cyanocobalamin is shown together with folic acid at spru, macrocytic anemia in pregnant women and children, radiation sickness, disease Liner, lupus, mushroom avium, hepatitis (30-100 mg per day). When peripheral nerve injuries, disease little, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia cyanocobalamin appoint 100-200-400 mcg per day. Method of production: powder and capsules containing 1 ml of 30, 100, 200 and 500 mcg of cyanocobalamin.