- 1 Overview
- 2 Usage
- 3 Frequently Asked Questions
- 4 How Do I Take It?
- 5 Precautions
- 6 Symptoms of Overdosage
- 7 Common Side-Effects
- 8 Rare Side-Effects
- 9 Technical Classification
- 10 Prescription Statistics
- 10.1 How Frequently is it taken?
- 10.2 What was the Dosage Advised?
- 10.3 Directions with respect to food?
- 10.4 How long was it prescribed?
- 10.5 What is the break-up across patient age-group?
- 10.6 What is the gender-breakup across patients?
- 10.7 What kind of doctors prescribe this medicine?
- 10.8 Most common Medicines advised along-side?
- 10.9 Most common Diagnostic/Lab Tests advised along-side?
- 11 Available Alternatives
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OverviewBETONIN AST 170ML SYP is a Schedule H drug.
BETONIN AST 170ML SYP is composed of: NIACINAMIDE (45 MG), L-LYSINE HYDROCHLORIDE (20 MG/ML), ZINC SULFATE (10 MG), CYANOCOBALAMIN (5 MCG), FOLIC ACID (1 MG), PYRIDOXINE (1.5 MG)
Cyanocobalamin is a man-made form of vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is important for growth, cell reproduction, blood formation, and protein and tissue synthesis. Cyanocobalamin is used to
Folic acid is a type of B vitamin that is normally found in foods such as dried beans, peas, lentils, oranges, whole-wheat products, liver, asparagus, beets, broccoli, brussels sprouts, and spinach.Folic acid helps your body produce and maintain new cells, and also helps prevent changes to DNA that may lead to cancer.As a medication, folic acid is used to treat folic acid deficiency and certain types of anemia (lack of red blood cells) caused by folic acid deficiency.Folic acid is sometimes used in combination with other medications to treat pernicious anemia. It plays a vital role in the formation of red blood cells, which carry oxygen throughout the body. It is also essential in pregnancy due to its role in the development of the unborn baby’s brain and spinal cord.
UsageCYANOCOBALAMIN is generally used to treat: Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Anemia
CYANOCOBALAMIN can address symptoms like: Chest Pain, Head Headache, Dizziness, Face Muscle Cramps Or Spasms (painful), Legs Pain, Frequent Urination
FOLIC ACID is generally used to treat: Anemia, Pernicious Anemia, Vitamin B Deficiency
Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Check with your Doctor first
Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Check with your Doctor first
Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe
Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Not Advised for age < 12month
Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Not enough studies to prove Risk – Ask your Doctor
Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Not Safe
How Do I Take It?BETONIN AST 170ML SYP is generally taken Before Food.
Take the extended-release tablet with a full glass of water. Do not substitute folic acid for this medication. Perform lab tests for blood regularly, to monitor the progress. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this medication. Caution should be exercised in patients with
- Folic Acid is used for the treatment of folic acid deficiency.
- It is also taken before and during pregnancy to decrease the risk of defects in the neural tube, which forms the spinal cord in the baby.
- Inform your doctor if you have a history of seizures as you may need a higher dose of the seizure medicines than what you normally take.
- You should not use this medication if you have ever had an allergic reaction to folic acid.Take folic acid exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
- Do not take it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended.
- Follow the directions on your prescription label.
- Take folic acid with a full glass of water.
- Follow your doctor’s instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages.
- Caution should be exercised in patients with history of long-term infection, seizure disorder, liver problems and kidney dialysis.
Symptoms of OverdosageFOLIC ACID over-dosage can result in: Mouth Pain, Weakness (generalized), Fatigue (tiredness), Confusion, Difficulty Concentrating
Common Side-EffectsCYANOCOBALAMIN : Anemia, Vitamin B12 Deficiency, Chest Pain, Head Headache, Dizziness, Face Muscle Cramps Or Spasms (painful), Legs Pain, Frequent Urination
FOLIC ACID : Depression, Nausea, Loss Of Appetite, Abdomen Bloating Or Fullness, Difficulty Sleeping, Restless Or Irritability, Unusual Taste In Mouth
Rare Side-EffectsFOLIC ACID : Skin Rash, Itchy Skin, Fever, Body Discomfort, Wheezing, Shortness Of Breath, Difficulty Breathing
Technical ClassificationCYANOCOBALAMIN is categorized as: VITAMINS / NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS
FOLIC ACID is categorized as: VITAMINS / NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS
Prescription StatisticsFollowing information is taken from treatment plans advised by our doctors. This is Only for informational purpose and you must seek doctor’s advice if you are not well.
How Frequently is it taken?
|3 Times Daily||45%|
|2 Times Daily||32%|
|2 Times Daily (1-0-1)||9%|
What was the Dosage Advised?
Directions with respect to food?
How long was it prescribed?
What is the break-up across patient age-group?
|5 to 12yrs||2%|
|12 to 18yrs||2%|
|18 to 35yrs||20%|
|35 to 50yrs||18%|
|50 to 60yrs||11%|
|60 to 70yrs||19%|
|70yrs and above||27%|
What is the gender-breakup across patients?
What kind of doctors prescribe this medicine?
|Cardio Thoracic Surgeon||2%|
Most common Medicines advised along-side?
|PAN 40MG TAB||12%|
|DOLO TAB 650MG||11%|
Most common Diagnostic/Lab Tests advised along-side?
What are the commonly available Substitutes?
|BETONIN AST 170ML SYP||INR 85 for 170ML SYRUP||NIACINAMIDE 45 MG, L-LYSINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20 MG/ML, ZINC SULFATE 10 MG, CYANOCOBALAMIN 5 MCG, PYRIDOXINE 1.5 MG, FOLIC ACID 1 MG|
|BETONIN AST 400ML SYP||INR 157 for 400ML SYRUP||NIACINAMIDE 45 MG, L-LYSINE HYDROCHLORIDE 20 MG/ML, ZINC SULFATE 10 MG, CYANOCOBALAMIN 5 MCG, FOLIC ACID 1 MG, PYRIDOXINE 1.5 MG|