Used in the prevention and treatment of vit B deficiencies. Polynerv 500 Nutritional support in painful neurological manifestations of neuritis and neuropathy eg; cervical and shoulder-arm syndrome; lumbago; ischialgia and sciatica. Neuropathies caused by certain disease states eg; diabetes; RA; TB; leprosy and cardiac disorders. Alcoholic neuropathy and other neuropathies due to intoxication from drugs (ie; INH; phenothiazine). Pregnancy and hyperemesis gravidarum.
May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Special Precautions: Cyanocobalamin should not be used in the treatment of megaloblastic anemia of pregnancy. May produce hematological response in patients w/ folate deficiency (doses >10 mcg of vit B12). Monitor blood regularly.