- 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 Serious Side-Effects
- 9 Rare Side-Effects
- 10 Technical Classification
- 11 Available Alternatives
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OverviewRICHAXON TAB is a Schedule H drug.
RICHAXON TAB is composed of: METHYLCOBALAMIN (1500 MCG), ALPHA LIPOIC ACID (100 MG), GINSENG (42.5 MG), FOLIC ACID (3 MG), PYRIDOXINE (3 MG)
Ginseng is used for other infections including HIV/AIDS, infections of the intestine (dysentery), and particular infections (Pseudomonas infections) that are common in people with cystic fibrosis. Some people use ginseng to improve digestion and for loss of appetite, as well as for vomiting, inflammation of the colon (colitis), and inflammation of the lining of the stomach (gastritis). ginseng is also used for low iron in the blood (anemia), diabetes, insulin resistance related to HIV treatments, cancer-related fatigue, high blood pressure, trouble sleeping (insomnia), nerve pain, erectile dysfunction (ED), fever, hangover symptoms, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), blood and bleeding disorders, breast cancer, dizziness, headaches, convulsions, fibromyalgia, “hardening of the arteries” (atherosclerosis), memory loss, rheumatoid arthritis, schizophrenia, improving athletic performance, improving mental performance, as an anti-aging aid, menopausal symptoms, complications during pregnancy or childbirth, and for nervous exhaustion (neurasthenia). You may also see ginseng listed as an ingredient in some soft drinks. Oils and extracts made from ginseng are used in soaps and cosmetics.
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.
Pyridoxine is vitamin B6. Vitamins occur naturally in foods such as meat, poultry, nuts, whole grains, bananas, and avocados. Vitamin B6 is important for many processes in the body.Pyridoxine injection is also used to treat some types of seizure in babies.Pyridoxine taken by mouth (oral) is available without a prescription. Injectable pyridoxine must be given by a healthcare professional. It is important for the breakdown of protein, fats, and carbohydrates from foods.
UsageGINSENG is generally used to treat: Colitis, Gastritis, Anemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, ED (Erectile Dysfunction), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity, Breast Cancer, Fibromyalgia, Atherosclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Schizophrenia, Neurasthenia
GINSENG can address symptoms like: Vomit, Fatigue (tiredness), Dizziness, Head Headache
FOLIC ACID is generally used to treat: Anemia, Pernicious Anemia, Vitamin B Deficiency
PYRIDOXINE is generally used to treat: Vitamin B 6 Deficiency, Pediatric Febrile Seizures
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 < 6month
Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Studies show it as Safe
Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Generally considered as Safe
How Do I Take It?RICHAXON TAB is generally taken With Food.
Ginseng is considered likely unsafe to use during pregnancy. It is not known whether ginseng passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this product without medical advice if you are breast-feeding a baby. Do not give any herbal/health supplement to a child without medical advice. If you need surgery or dental work, stop taking ginseng at least 2 weeks ahead of time.
- 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.
- You should not use pyridoxine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to it.
- Do not give this medicine to a child without medical advice.
- Follow all directions on your prescription label.
- Do not use this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
- Do not Use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
- Follow your doctor’s instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
Symptoms of OverdosageFOLIC ACID over-dosage can result in: Mouth Pain, Weakness (generalized), Fatigue (tiredness), Confusion, Difficulty Concentrating
PYRIDOXINE over-dosage can result in: Hands Numbness, Feet Numbness
Common Side-EffectsGINSENG : Difficulty Breathing, Face Swelling, Loose Motion, Head Headache, Rapid Heart Rate (pulse)
FOLIC ACID : Depression, Nausea, Loss Of Appetite, Abdomen Bloating Or Fullness, Difficulty Sleeping, Restless Or Irritability, Unusual Taste In Mouth
PYRIDOXINE : Nausea, Head Headache, Drowsiness, Abdomen Upset Stomach, Body Burning Sensation, Tightness
Serious Side-EffectsGINSENG : Hives, Insomnia
Rare Side-EffectsFOLIC ACID : Skin Rash, Itchy Skin, Fever, Body Discomfort, Wheezing, Shortness Of Breath, Difficulty Breathing
Technical ClassificationGINSENG is categorized as: HERBAL PRODUCTS / ALTERNATIVE MEDICINES
FOLIC ACID is categorized as: VITAMINS / NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS
PYRIDOXINE is categorized as: VITAMINS / NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS
What are the commonly available Substitutes?
|RICHAXON TAB||INR 249 for 10 TABLETS||METHYLCOBALAMIN 1500 MCG, ALPHA LIPOIC ACID 100 MG, GINSENG 42.5 MG, FOLIC ACID 3 MG, PYRIDOXINE 3 MG|