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Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

Molecule Description

Pregabalin+Methylcobalamin is a combination medicine. It is used for the treatme...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Interactions
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

Pregabalin+Methylcobalamin is used for the treatment of neuropathic pain.
contraindications

Contraindications of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

When should one not use Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

If you are allergic to pregabalin, methylcobalamin or similar medicines.
sideEffects

Side effects of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

Common side effects of this drug are:

  • Dry mouth
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Weight gain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take pregabalin+methylcobalamin during pregnancy?
A:
It is not advised to take pregabalin+methylcobalamin during pregnancy until it is considered essential by the doctor and potential risks justify the benefits.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take pregabalin+methylcobalamin while breastfeeding?
A:
Pregabalin+Methylcobalamin is not recommended for use while breastfeeding, consult your doctor before using it.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed pregabalin+methylcobalamin?
A:
Pregabalin+Methylcobalamin may make you feel drowsy and dizzy, thus you need to be cautious while driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with pregabalin+methylcobalamin?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol with pregabalin+methylcobalamin, as it may worsen the side effects.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your heart
  • You have a history of fits
  • You are getting any suicidal thoughts
  • You experience dizziness, sleepiness, vision problems
  • You experience muscle weakness, pain, discomfort
  • You develop any allergic reactions
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

How Does It Work?

  • Pregabalin works by reducing the release of a chemical (neurotransmitter) in the brain responsible for the sensation of pain.
  • Methylcobalamin helps in the formation of nerve cells and regeneration of damaged nerves.
interactions

Interactions of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way pregabalin+methylcobalamin works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat your heart problems, psychiatric illnesses, diabetes.
dosage

Dosage of Pregabalin+Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help if you suspect an overdose.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of pregabalin+methylcobalamin, then take it as soon as you remember. If it is already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedu...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: In which all dosage forms is pregabalin+methylcobalamin available?

A: Pregabalin+Methylcobalamin is available in the form of tablet, capsule.

Q: What is neuropathic pain?

A: Neuropathic pain is an abnormal painful condition that is associated with nerve damage in the brain.
Last Updated on: 26 Oct 2021 | 10:06 PM (IST)

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