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Becosules Syrup 120 ML

Becosules Syrup 120 ML

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    Vitamin B12 Vitamin B12 also known as cyanocobalamin is used to treat vitamin B12deficiency in the people. It is used to treat pernicious anemia. It is used to treat vitamin B12 deficiency in the patients with fish tapeworm infestation, malignancy of pancreas or bowel and folic acid deficiency. It is also prescribed to treat vitamin B12and pernicious anemia in the pregnant women, infants and newborn. Biotin Biotin is prescribed for the treatment and prevention of biotin deficiency. It is used for the treatment and prevention of hair loss. It is prescribed to improve the thickness of finger and toe nails in the patients having brittle nails. It alleviates nerve pain the diabetic patients. Biotin reduces the levels of blood sugar levels when taken in combination with chromium. Folic acid Folic acid is prescribed for the treatment of megaloblastic anemia, folic acid deficiency and macrolytic anemia. It is used to treat and prevent folic acid deficiency diseases. It is prescribed during pregnancy to promote the development of fetal brain and spinal cord. It prevents the birth defects such as spina bifida in the fetus. It helps to prevent diseases such as colon cancer, cervical cancer, heart diseases and stoke. It is prescribed to prevent memory loss in the patients with Alzheimer’s disease. It is used to prevent the side effects of medications such as lometrexol and methotrexate. It is use to treat gum infections. Pyridoxine Pyridoxine is used for the prevention and treatment of vitamin B6 deficiency disorders. It is used to treat sideroblastic anemia. It is used to reduce homocysteine levels in the body and reduces the risk of heart diseases. It is used to treat premenstrual syndrome and morning sickness in women. It also used to prevent seizures, convulsions in the epileptic patients. Riboflavin Riboflavin is also known as vitamin B2. It is used for the treatment and prevention of riboflavin deficiency. It is used to reduce the risk of cataracts. It reduces the levels of homocysteine and prevents hyperhomocycteinemia. It is reduce the number of migraine attacks. It helps to reduce muscle cramps. It is prescribed to treat congenital methemoglobinemia and red blood cells aplasia. Thiamine Thiamine is used for the treatment of wernicke-korsakoff syndrome (WKS). It helps to treat and prevent thiamine deficiency symptoms. It is used for the treatment of beriberi, delirium, peripheral neuritis, and niacin deficiency. It is used for the treatment of metabolic disorders in the patients with genetic diseases such as Leigh’s disease, maple syrup urine disease and others. It is uses to prevent WKS in the patients experiencing alcohol withdrawal syndrome. It reduces the risk of cataracts. It prevents dysmenorrhea in the girls of 12-21 years old. Calcium panthothenate Calcium panthothenate is used for the treatment and prevention of pantothenic acid deficiency. It is used for the prevention of skin reactions in the patients undergoing radiation therapy. Niacin Niacin reduces the cholesterol levels and is used for dyslipidemia, primary hyperlipedima and severe hyperlipidiemia. It helps to reduce the risk of atherosclerosis and myocardial infarction. It is used for the treatment and prevention of niacin deficiency diseases such as pellagra. It is used to prevent cataract and dementia.

    Mode of drug action


    Vitamin B12 Vitamin B12 plays an important role in the cell growth, cell reproduction, hematopoiesis, and myelin synthesis. Vitamin B12is absorbed in the gastrointestinal tract in the presence of intrinsic factor and calcium ions. Vitamin B12 plays an important role in the formation of DNA. It works in conjugation with folic acid and enhances the synthesis of DNA. Vitamin B12 plays a role in the formation of myelin sheath (a protective sheet that surrounds the nerves) and maintains the nerves intact. Vitamin B12 maintains the functions of bone marrow and enhances the production of red blood cells. It also plays a role in the metabolism of vitamin A by enhancing the absorption of carotene (a substance which is converted to vitamin A). It also plays a role in the metabolism of carbohydrate, fat and protein. Deficiency of vitamin B12 can decrease the metabolism of folic acid and can lead to folic acid deficiency. Biotin Biotin is a water soluble vitamin. It is also known as vitamin B7 or vitamin H. Biotin is a cofactor plays a role in several enzymatic reactions such as carboxylation, formation of acetyl co A etc. Biotin plays an important role in the catalysis of metabolic reactions such as biosynthesis of fatty acids. It decreases the serum triglycerides and vLDL and reduces the risk of heart attack. Biotin also plays a role in the gluconeogenesis. It converts the fat and other complex sugar molecules into glucose and produces energy. It plays a role in the amino acid catabolism and enhances the formation of protein. Biotin along with folic acid enhances the fetus growth in the uterus. Biotin improves growth of hair and nails. Biotin is safe to take during pregnancy as it improves fetal growth. Consult your physician before taking the medication. Folic acid Folic acid is required for the proper development of the body. It plays a major role in the formation of genetic material - DNA. Folic acid present in the dietary substances is in its inactive form. It is converted to tetrahydrofolic acid and methyltetrahydrofolate in the presence of the enzyme dihydrofolate reductase. Folic acid takes part in erythopoiesis and produces red blood cells. It also plays a role in the synthesis of nucleic acids. Folic acid along with vitamin B12 causes remethylation of homocysteine to methionine and helps to maintain the normal levels of homocysteine. Riboflavin Riboflavin is also known as vitamin B2. Riboflavin is a precursor of flavin mononucleotide and flavin adenine dinucleotide. It is easily absorbed in the stomach and plays a major role in maintaining good health in the human. It enhances the metabolism of fats, carbohydrates, and proteins. It plays an important role in the formation of red blood cells, production of antibodies and regulating the activity of thyroid gland. Riboflavin is essential for proper development and functioning of the skin. It acts as antioxidant and helps to maintain integrity of the skin, nails and hair. It also protects the lining of the digestive tract, blood cells and many other parts of the body. Thiamine Thiamine is a water soluble vitamin. It is also known as vitamin B1. It has antioxidant action and reduces the production of free radicals. It reduces oxidative stress and prevents brain damage. It has erythropoietic action and helps in the formation of new red blood cells. It acts as a cognition-and mood-modulator, antiatherosclerotic, and putative ergogenic. It plays a major role in intracellular glucose metabolism and inhibits the effect of glucose and insulin on arterial smooth muscle cell, thereby reduces the risk of atherosclerosis. It plays a role in metabolism of carbohydrates. Calcium pantothenate Calcium pantothenate is a pantothenic acid supplements which is a water soluble vitamin. Oantothenic acid is a precursor of coenzyme A and takes part in various metabolic functions such as metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and lipids. It also plays an important role in the synthesis of steroids, porphyrins and acetylcholine. It is essential for maintain normal epithelial functions. It is prescribed for the infants and children to prevent deficiency diseases. Niacin Niacin and niacinamide are the components of vitamin B3. They are usually indicated for prevention and treatment of vitamin B3 deficiency diseases. Niacin is the precursor to nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP), which are the cofactors for various enzymes. Niacin is converted into niacinamide in the body. Niacinamide reduces LDL cholesterol, triglycerides, and HDL cholesterol levels. It reduces the risk of coronary diseases in the patients. Vitamin C Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin which plays an important in the growth and repair of cells and tissues of all the body parts. It enhances wound healing and formation of scar tissue. It repairs and maintains the cartilage, bones and teeth. It enhances the absorption of iron from the food material. Vitamin C has antioxidant property; it prevents the damage of skin tissue caused by free radicals. It delays the process of aging by preventing the formation of free radicals that cause skin damage. Vitamin C is prescribed for the patients with arthritis as it promotes repair and formation of cartilage. Vitamin C enhances immune functions of the body and helps the body to fight against disease causing agents. It is effective to reduce the symptoms of common cold and flu.

    What are the common side effects?

    Vitamin B12 The common side effects reported by the patients taking vitamin B12 supplements are: abdominal or stomach pain, bleeding from the gums or nose, bluish discoloration of the lips and fingernails, chest pain, cough, decreased urine output, difficulty in breathing, eye pain, fatigue, and increased heartbeat. Biotin Biotin is safe and nontoxic. No major side effects are reported for biotin. Stomach upset and mild skin rash are the two most common side effect reported by the patients who were on biotin therapy. Folic acid The common side effects reported by the individuals taking folic acid are fever, reddened skin, shortness of breath, skin rash or itching, tightness in chest, troubled breathing, wheezing, and general weakness or discomfort. Pyridoxine Pyridoxine is non toxic and does not cause serious side effects. Some common side effects reported by the users are: nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, headache, drowsiness, numbness and tingling sensation in the limbs, numbness around the mouth, lethargy, tiredness, impaired balance, loss or reduces sensation to touch , temperature and vision. Riboflavin The common side effects reported for riboflavin are increased urine frequency, diarrhea, and yellowish-orange discoloration of urine. Vitamin B1 The common side effects reported for vitamin B1 are coughing, difficulty in swallowing, hives, itching of skin, swelling of face, lips and eyelids, wheezing of difficulty in breathing. Calcium pantothenate No major side effects are reported for calcium pantothenate. Some patients reported to experience nausea and vomiting. Niacinamide The common side effects reported for niacinamide are diarrhea, dizziness, headache, itching, nausea, stomach upset and flushing of the skin.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Becosules capsules contain B complex vitamins and vitamin C. Becosules capsules contain folic acid, vitamin B12, niacinamide, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine, thiamine, biotin and vitamin C.

    • Avoid taking becosules medicine if there is a history of allergic reactions to any of its ingredients or similar compounds.

    • They are prescribed for enhancing the production of red blood cells. It is used to treat vitamin B12 deficiency and mouth ulcers. It reduces cholesterol levels and enhances the breakdown and utility of carbohydrates, fats and proteins.

    • Avoid taking alcohol to prevent interactions. Take the medication with food. Avoid taking the medication if there is any difficulty in breathing.

    • Becoscules is prescribed with caution in the elderly and in the patients with renal or hepatic disorders.

    • Becosules is a multivitamin medication and it is prescribed for the treatment of vitamin deficiency during pregnancy. Pregnant and lactating women should consult the physician before taking the medication.

    • Store the medication at room temperature (25o C) in a dry place away from moisture and direct sunlight. Keep the capsules out of the reach of the children.

    • Becosules is contraindicated in the patients who are on levodopa therapy as pyridoxine interacts with it.

    What else should I know?

    1. What dietary restrictions should I follow while taking vitamin B12 supplements? You should avoid drinking alcohol while taking vitamin B12 supplements.

    2. Can vitamin B12 supplements safe for children? Yes, vitamin B12 supplements are safe for children. They are prescribed for the treatment of pernicious anemia and vitamin B12 deficiency in the infants and children.

    3. Can I take vitamin B12 supplements during pregnancy? Yes, you can take vitamin B12 supplements during pregnancy as it promotes the growth of red blood cells in the mother and fetus. It also promotes the development of nerves in the fetus. However, consult your physician before taking the medication.

    4. Should I undergo any test while taking vitamin B12 supplements? Vitamin B12 supplements may cause hypokalemia in patients with severe vitamin B12 deficiency. So get your electrolyte levels checked regularly.

    5. Can I take any other medications along with vitamin B12 supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications. Biotin

    1. Can I take biotin supplements during pregnancy? Yes. Biotin improves the fetal growth so; you can take biotin supplements during pregnancy. Consult your physician before taking the biotin supplements to know the right dose required for you.

    2. Does biotin helps in the re-growth of the eye lashes? Yes. Biotin improves the growth of hair and eye-lashes. You can consult your physician before taking the medication.

    3. Does biotin helps in weight loss? Biotin reduces the cholesterol levels and causes weight loss. Consult your physician to get the right dose of this medication in your weight loss regimen.

    4. Can I take any other medications along with Biotin supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications.

    5. Does biotin helps to control blood glucose levels? Yes. Studies have shown that biotin supplements have reduced the blood glucose levels in the diabetic patients. Consult your physician before taking biotin supplements for safe use. Folic acid

    1. Is it necessary to take folic acid supplements during pregnancy? Yes, most of the times folic acid supplements are prescribed to pregnant women as it prevents neural tube defects in the fetus and enhances the development of brain in the fetus. However, consult your physician to know the right dose and for the safe use of the drug.

    2. Dose folic acid used for the treatment of anemia? Yes. Folic acid plays a role in the formation of new red blood cells and is used for the treatment folic acid deficiency anemia.

    3. Which food substances are the rich sources of folic acid? Spinach, broccoli, pulses and sunflower seeds are the rich sources of folic acid.

    4. Can I take any other medications along with folic acid supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications

    5. How should I take folic acid supplements? You should take folic acid supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use. Pyridoxine

    1. Does pyridoxine helps to treat carpal tunnel syndrome? Yes, pyridoxine helps to treat carpal tunnel syndrome. Consult your physician for safe use.

    2. What is the daily requirement of pyridoxine to prevent deficiency disease? A daily intake of

    2.2 mg will help to prevent deficiency diseases. Pregnant women need

    2.6 mg and lactating women need

    2.5 mg of pyridoxine daily.

    3. What are the dietary sources of pyridoxine? Fish, liver and citrus fruits are some of the dietary sources of pyridoxine.

    4. Can I take any other medications along with pyridoxine supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications

    5. How should I take pyridoxine supplements? You should take pyridoxine supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use. Riboflavin

    1. Can I take riboflavin to prevent dryness of skin and ageing? Yes. Riboflavin has antioxidant action and improves the skin integrity. Consult your physician to know the risk dose and for safe use.

    2. What is the daily requirement of riboflavin to prevent deficiency disease? A daily intake of

    1.6 mg for an adult male and

    1.2 mg for an adult female will help to prevent deficiency diseases. Pregnant women need

    1.5 mg and lactating women need

    1.8 mg of riboflavin daily.

    3. Can patients with lactose intolerance take riboflavin supplements Yes, patients with intolerance need to take riboflavin supplements as they cannot absorb enough vitamin B from the dietary sources. Consult your physician for safe use.

    4. Can I take any other medications along with riboflavin supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications

    5. How should I take riboflavin supplements? You should take riboflavin supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use. Thiamine

    1. Is it safe to take thiamine during pregnancy? Yes, thiamine is safe during pregnancy. Consult your physician for safe use.

    2. What are the dietary sources of thiamine? Cereals, beans, nuts, yeast and meat are some of the dietary sources of thiamine.

    3. Can I take any other medications along with thiamine supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications

    4. How should I take thiamine supplements? You should take thiamine supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use.

    5. Does thiamine supplements helps to reduce painful menstruation. Yes, a research has suggested that taking thiamine supplements for 90 days reduces painful menstruation. Consult your physician if you are experiencing painful menstruation and know more about the use of thiamine in dysmenorrhea. Calcium pantothenate

    1. What dietary restrictions I should follow while taking calcium pantothenate supplements? You should avoid drinking alcohol while taking calcium pantothenate supplements.

    2. Can calcium pantothenate e supplements safe for children? Yes, calcium pantothenate supplements are safe for children.

    3. Is it safe to take calcium pantothenate supplements during pregnancy? Yes, calcium pantothenate supplements are safe during pregnancy. Consult your physician for safe use

    4. How should I take calcium pantothenate supplements? You should take calcium pantothenate supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use.

    5. Can I take any other medications along with calcium pantothenate supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications. Niacinamide

    1. What dietary restrictions I should follow while taking niacinamide supplements? You should avoid drinking alcohol while taking niacinamide supplements.

    2. Can niacinamide supplements safe for children? Yes, niacinamide supplements are safe for children. They are prescribed for the treatment of pernicious anemia and vitamin B12 deficiency in the infants and children.

    3. Is it safe to take niacinamide supplements during pregnancy? Yes, niacinamide supplements are safe during pregnancy. Consult your physician for safe use

    4. How should I take pyridoxine supplements? You should take pyridoxine supplements every day after meals. Follow the instructions given by your physician or the manufacturer for safe use.

    5. Can I take any other medications along with niacinamide supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications. Vitamin A

    1. Can I take the medication to reduce wrinkles and fine lines on the skin? Yes. Vitamin A enhances cell repair and reduces wrinkles and fine lines.

    2. Is this medication safe to take during pregnancy? Yes. It is safe to take during pregnancy. Consult your physician before taking vitamin C supplements.

    3. Can I take any other medications along with vitamin C supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications.

    4. Is vitamin C safe for renal patients? No. Patients with kidney problems should not vitamin C as it increases the risk of kidney stones.

    5. Does vitamin C helps to reduce the symptoms of common cold? Yes, vitamin C boots up immune system and provides relief from common cold.

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