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B12 methylcobalamin vs. cyanocobalamin

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Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

I have pernicious anemia caused by intrinsic factor deficiency . I receive monthly B12 injections; however, my B12 levels are still below the normal range. I'm considering using a once weekly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

I want to try and list my medications I take and see if there are any interaction problems so this might take me a while. Cyanocobalamin, duloxetine HCL 60 MG, fenofibric acid 135MG, atorvastatin , 40 mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I HAVE A B-12 ISSUE MY LEVEL WAS DOWN TO 25 I HAVE TAKEN B-12 SHOTS AND METHYL COBALAMIN PILLS. IT HA COME TO A POINT THAT I CAN HARDLEY WALK THEY TOLD ME THAT MY MYLON SHETH HAS TO TAKE TIME ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

I was rxd methylcobalamin shots w/o testing B12 levels.This was based on a neurological exam. After 1 year I was tested at 2000 and that MD was not concerned. I decided to stay off of it for 5 weeks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

I have been diagnosed with Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D deficiency. These are the levels observed in March 2015 B12 levels(cyanocobalamin): 176 pg/ml Hydroxy Vitamin D: 6.1 ng/ml The doctor... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

a neurobion tablet in the morning for B12 ( contains cyanocobalamin 200 mcg) however since I ran out of B12 ... opinion is the best form of B12 I should consume and how... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi I am regularly taking cyanocobalamin (50mcg) for B12 deficiency There have been problems ... of not having taken the B12 for a month - or alternatively having taken the colcichine?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mrs.A.S.Ahmad MD

I was just given CYANOCBALALAM /1000MCGINJ. 1000 B12 injections (once a month) With not much discussion about units. I suppose as I inject insulin that it was assumed that there wouldn t be a problem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mrs.A.S.Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I was just given CYANOCBALALAM /1000MCGINJ. 1000 B12 injections (once a month) With not much discussion about units. I suppose as I inject insulin that it was assumed that there wouldn t be a problem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Vidya KR MD

(Cyanocobalamin) in any drugs? Yhe Becosules capsules says it has Vit B12 then which vitamin b12 it has ...I have vitamin B12 deficiency and currently taking one injection... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Hello. Thanks for writing to us. No. The dose is too low to help you. You need to take methylcobalamin 1500 mcg daily for at least 2 weeks for relief. I hope this information has been helpful for you. Regards,...

Dr.   S. Samanta MD

This is not enough; you need methylcobalamin 1500 mcg daily; don't neglect this as people are not symptomatic in the beginning of deficiency.....!

Dr.   Riyanka Chail MD

hi, Neuribion forte contains Calcium Pantothenate, Cyanocobalamin, Nicotinamide, Pyridoxine,Thiamine.Hence used for vit B1,6 and 12. Methycobal 500 MCG is a mecobalamin drug, a co-enzyme of Vitamin B...