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    Can Neurobion Forte be taken for a long duration?

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Posted on Thu, 6 Jul 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: How long should I take neurobion forte age 49 wt 81
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Answered by Dr. V. N. S. Parinam 50 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Combination has any clinical value

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for query.

Neurobion is a multivitamin and is banned in many countries. Hence the makers launched Neurobion Forte which hardly has good value. It has thiamine mononitrate 10 mg, riboflavin 10 mg, pyridoxine hydrochloride 3 mg, cyanocobalamin 15 mcg, nicotinamide 45 mg, calcium pantothenate 50 mg. None of the above have any clinical relevance or meet the daily requirements of a 49 yr old.
I would suggest to get Serum Vit B12 test done and if deficient you can supplement Methylcobal 500mcg twice a day for a month.
Since the constituents of this tablet do not back any evidence based clinical practice.
So to answer your question you can take this tablet for a month and see if you see clinical improvement in any symptoms and let the doctor prescribed know about it.

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