Neurobion Forte

Neurobion Forte is a combination of B complex vitamins that help in strengthening the immunity system, improving metabolism, and maintaining healthy nervous system. Get to know how Neurobion Forte works, its side effects, precautions, and contraindications where Neurobion Forte is not suggested.

Overview


Neurobion Forte is a supplementary multivitamin drug that has most of the B complex vitamins. The specific combination of B1, B6, and B12 is designed so as to support a healthy metabolism, digestive system, cardiovascular system and central nervous system.

Neurobion Forte can be used in vitamin deficiency individuals. It can be taken for maintaining a healthy skin, hair, eyes and liver and is useful to maintain balanced levels of vitamins in the body.

Active ingredients are:

–  Vitamin B1 (Thiamine): Essential for conversion of glucose into energy
–  Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin): An antioxidant that helps fight free radicals
–  Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide): Boost HDL cholesterol (i.e. the good cholesterol)
–  Vitamin B5 (Calcium Pantothenate): reduces signs of skin aging thereby promoting healthy skin
–  Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine): Important for a healthy nervous
–  Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin): Essential for red blood cell formation and iron absorption of in the body

Neurobion Forte is generally safe to use, but higher dosage may result in liver damage. It is recommended in pregnancy only if strongly needed and with proper medical advice from your gynecologist.

If you are suffering from any liver or kidney-related health problems, consult your doctor before using to avoid any possible side effects

Note: It is not recommended to use in pregnancy, but can be used with caution and medical guidance in critical cases.

Neurobion Forte composition and active ingredients

Neurobion Forte film coated tab contains the following essential vitamins such as:

Neurobion Forte composition

Few General benefits are like:

  • It prevents early cell degeneration
  • It lowers cholesterol levels
  • It helps in the formation of RBC’s and nerve tissues
  • It helps the heart muscles to relax.
  • It normalizes the nerve signals to the brain
  • It provides all other benefits of the vitamins

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Neurobion Forte uses

Mentioned below are the major recommendations of this health supplement:

  • Vitamin B12 deficiencies
  • Neck and shoulders nerve pain
  • Neurological diseases caused by vitamin deficiencies
    • Peripheral neuropathy
    • Permanent nerve damage
  • Alcoholic peripheral neuritis and post-influenzal neuropathies
  • Can be used in Neuritis and neuralgia of the spinal nerves
  • Folic acid deficiency
  • Vitamin B3 deficiency

Injection:  Treatment of peripheral nervous system disorders

  • Polyneuritis,
  • neuralgia,
  • sciatica and shoulder-arm syndrome,
  • lumbago-lumbalgia,
  • intercostals neuralgia,
  • trigeminal neuralgia,
  • facial palsy,
  • herpes zoster
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • optic neuritis,
  • numbness of the extremities
  • Hyperemesis gravidarum
  • Vitamin B deficiency
  • Cerebrovascular accidents

Neurobion Forte injection can be used as a supplement to the treatment with

  • Isoniazid, reserpine, and the phenothiazines

Neurobion Forte can also be used as a supplement in various conditions such as:

  • Arthritis
  • High LDL cholesterol
  • Clogged arteries
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Mental disorders
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Addisonian anemia

Side-effects of Neurobion Forte

As this is a multivitamin supplement, generally it is safe to use but some side effects may be possible if taken in large doses. Below are the possible side effects due to large dosage:

  • Hypersensitive reactions such as itching, urticaria may occur very rarely
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Long-term use may result in peripheral sensory neuropathy
  • Tachycardia- increased heart rate – Very rare
  • Tightness in the chest
  • Swelling in the face, lips, tongue or throat

Contraindications of Neurobion Forte

If you are Hypersensitive to Neurobion Forte or its ingredients then consuming this drug is not indicated. It is not recommended for use in children below 14 years of age due to their high content of vitamin B complex

In addition, Neurobion Forte should not be used if you have the following ailments:

  • Atrophic gastritis
  • Active peptic ulcer
  • Acute myocardial infarction
  • Kidney or liver disease
  • Condition of increased mast cells
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Cardiac arrhythmias

Precautions while taking Neurobion Forte

If you use other over the counter drugs at the same time, the effects of the Neurobion Forte may change increasing chances of getting side effects. Inform your doctor about your current medication including all OTC, Vitamin supplements, Herbal medicine, and health condition. It would help your doctor to prescribe accordingly so as to avoid any possible side effects. Some health conditions may increase susceptibility to the side-effects of the drug. Take it as directed by your doctor or follow the directions printed on the product insert. Dosage of the medicine is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition is not improved or it worsens. Essential counseling points are listed below.

  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Hives
  • Not recommended in case if you are allergic to its ingredients
  • Not recommended in pregnant or breastfeeding women
  • Not recommended to use if suffering any health problems related to kidneys or liver failure

Pregnancy          

You can consume Neurobion Forte during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits of the drug with your doctor.

Breastfeeding

After consuming Neurobion Forte, it passes into breast milk and is considered to be safe during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking for more information.

Neurobion Forte Dosage

Before taking Neurobion Forte it is important to discuss with your physician or pharmacist regarding appropriate dosage required for your needs to avoid side-effects. Take one capsule orally after meals as directed by your physician.

Neurobion coated tablets is not recommended for use in children less than 14 years of age due to their high active substance content

Neurobion Forte – Drug interactions

Using the over the counter products or drugs at the same time may alter the effects of Neurobion Forte. This may increase the risk of side-effects or it may not work properly. Tell your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, and other herbal supplements you are currently using, so that your doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Neurobion Forte may interact with the following drugs and products:

  • Alcohol
  • 5-fluorouracil
  • Antacids
  • Loop diuretics such as furosemide
  • Pyridoxine antagonists – isoniazid, hydralazine, d-penicillamine, cycloserine
  • Acid-lowering agents
  • Beverages containing sulfite
  • Abacavir
  • Cholestyramine
  • Ciprofloxacin
  • Carbamazepine
  • Chloramphenicol

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12 thoughts on “Neurobion Forte

  1. I am a RA + patient.I am taking folitrax 15 once a week folitrax 5 mg twice a week Saaz DS twice a week for the last three years,now I am suffering from Bell’s s palsy.can I take neurobian fort? What is the dose of neurobian fort?

  2. My wife is a liver cirrhosis patient and on medication for last 3 years. She suffers of muscle cramps due vitamin defficiancy .Will Neurobion forte be helpful

  3. what is the ideal dose of Neurobion Forte for Female aged about 60 years .No other ailment persist with the patient except numbness,pain in leg area

  4. Hello,
    I am 43 years old and has a head injury 6 months ago (December 2017) which is healing. I would like to take vitamins and was recommended to start with Neurobion B12 which will help speed recovery of the nerves. Want an opinion about the same from you and if you recommend, what is the dosage and period that this should be taken for. Thank you. Awaiting your response.

  5. I have been taking Olmetec 10 mg…is it ok if I take Nueriobion. Also what is the dosage and when should I take it…i.e. what time of the day

    • Hi Andreia, such specific queries are not answered unless a doctor looks over the medical details. You can email us on [email protected] or send us a message through WhatsApp on +91-9640378378 to speak to a doctor.

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