DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP; vitamin b12, therapeutic nutrients, minerals, electrolytes .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
each 1 ampoule contains : active ingredient : hydroxocobalamin acetate … 1.4 mg . ( equivalent to hydroxocobalamin 1000 µ/ml )
INDICATION OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
treatment and prevention of vitamin B12 deficiency as in the following conditions : pernicious and megaloblastic anemia . Post – gastrrectomy or ileal resection . Inadequate secretion of the intrinsic factor resulting from gastric atrophy or lesions that destroy gastric mucosa . congential cobalmin malabsorbtion ( imerslund -graesbeck syndrome ) and congential intrinsic factore deficiency . strict vegetarians . tobacco amblyopia . infection with intestinal parasites or bacteria. increased requirements of vitamin B12 as in : hemolytic anemia and hemorrahage . thyrotoxicosis and malignancy . hepatic and renal diseases . prevention and treatment of cyanide toxicity associated with sodium nitroprusside . correction of nervous manifestations and neurological disorders such as trigeminal neuralgia , herpes zoster , peripheral neuropathy and multiple sclerosis .
DOSAGE OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
anemia and severe deficiencies : 1 ampoule (I.M) every other day for 1-2 weeks , then 1 ampoule every 3 months for maintenance . Neurological cases : 1 ampoule (i.m) every other day .until improvement is optimum . Anemia (prophylactic dose ) and mild degiciencies : 1 ampoule (i.m) every 2-3 months .
OVER-DOSAGE OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
CONTRA-INDICATION OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
hypersensitivity to hydroxocobalamin . Or cobalt .
STORAGE OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
store at temperature not exceeding 30 C .
PACK OF DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP
A CARTON box containing 2 , 3 or 5 ampoules (amber glass , type 1 ) , each of 1 ml + pamphlet .
DEPOVIT B12 5 AMP MANUFACTURED BY
AMRIYA FOR PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES .