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Metabolin Injection

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Metabolin 25 MG Description

Metabolin Injection is a prescription medication primarily used for the management of the anaemia associated with renal failure. Anaemia is a condition in which there is a lack of healthy red blood c

ells to carry adequate oxygen to the body's tissues. In some countries, Metabolin Injection is also used to treat senile and postmenopausal osteoporosis. Postmenopausal osteoporosis is a condition in which bones become fragile after the cessation of the menstrual cycles. Metabolin Injection contains Nandrolone as an active ingredient. Nandrolone belongs to a group of medicines called anabolic steroids, which is a man-made version of the male sex hormone testosterone. Nandrolone has been shown to increase haemoglobin and red cell mass, which helps to treat anaemia. It also helps strengthen the bones which become thin and fragile due to osteoporosis. Metabolin Injection is generally given under the supervision of a healthcare provider and should not be self-administered at home. The dosage and duration of this medication will be decided by the doctor depending on disease symptoms and the severity of anaemia. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before taking this injection.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹18.06
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ContainsNandrolone(25.0 Mg)
UsesAnaemia associated with renal failure, Senile and postmenopausal osteoporosis
Side effectsNausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Acne, Insomnia, Pain at the injection site
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Uses of Metabolin 25 MG

  • Metabolin Injection can be used for -
  • Treatment of anaemia associated with renal failure.
  • Treatment of senile and postmenopausal osteoporosis.

Contraindications of Metabolin 25 MG

  • If you are allergic to any component of the Metabolin Injection, i.e., Nandrolone
  • If you have porphyria (an inherited blood condition)
  • If you are a male patient with carcinoma of the breast or with a known or suspected case of carcinoma of the prostate.
  • If you are a female patient having carcinoma of the breast with hypercalcemia.
  • If you have Nephrosis (degenerative disease of the kidney tubules) or the nephrotic phase of nephritis.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side effects of Metabolin 25 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Acne
  • Insomnia
  • Pain at the injection site

Precautions and Warnings of Metabolin 25 MG



Can I take Metabolin Injection during pregnancy?
Metabolin Injection is not recommended during pregnancy as it can affect the developing baby. Pregnant women are advised to consult a doctor before taking Metabolin Injection and inform their doctor about their pregnancy or intention to conceive at the time of taking this medication.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Metabolin Injection while breastfeeding?
Metabolin Injection can pass into breast milk when used by a breastfeeding mother. Please discuss the potential risks and benefits of taking the injection with your doctor..


Can I drive if I have consumed Metabolin Injection?
Usually, Metabolin Injection does not affect your ability to drive. However, it may cause side effects like dizziness, nausea, and vomiting. Avoid driving if you think these side effects can interfere with your driving ability.


Can I consume alcohol with Metabolin Injection?
Alcohol consumption with Metabolin Injection is not advised. It increases the severity of side effects like nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, sedation, liver and kidney injury, etc. It can also worsen the condition of your disease.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any allergic reactions after taking the Metabolin Injection.
  • Women should be observed for signs of virilization (deepening of the voice, hirsutism, acne, clitoris enlargement, and menstrual irregularities)
  • You are diabetic. The insulin or oral hypoglycemic agents dosage may need adjustment in diabetic patients.
  • You experience any severe side effects persistently.
  • You are pregnant or planning a pregnancy during the treatment therapy.
  • You use any herbal or ayurvedic medicines, vitamins, and other health supplements.

Mode of Action of Metabolin 25 MG

How Does It Work?

Metabolin Injection contains Nandrolone-25 mg as an active ingredient. Nandrolone belongs to a group of medicines known as Anabolic steroids, which are synthetic derivatives of testosterone. Therefore...
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Directions for Use of Metabolin 25 MG

  • Metabolin Injection should be used as directed by your treating physician.
  • Metabolin Injection should be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional.
  • Metabolin Injection is intended for deep intramuscular injection only, into the gluteal muscle preferably.
  • Wash hands carefully before administering Metabolin Injection.
  • Shake the vial before using it.
  • Clean the site of injection with rubbing alcohol before injecting Metabolin Injection.
  • Metabolin Injection should not be used unless prescribed by a doctor.
  • Do not take Metabolin Injection with other medications without informing your doctor.
  • Do not self-administer Metabolin Injection.

Interactions of Metabolin 25 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tell your doctor about all your prescription and non-prescription medications, herbal products, vitamins, and nutritional supplements you are consuming or plan to take, as there is a chance of medicin...
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  • Metabolin Injection may increase sensitivity to oral anticoagulants. Therefore, the Dosage of the anticoagulant needs to be decreased in order to maintain the prothrombin time at the desired therapeut...
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  • When Metabolin Injection is combined with Betamethasone or Dexamethasone, then the risk or severity of oedema formation can be increased.

Interactions with food items

  • Continue with your normal diet, unless your doctor tells you otherwise.

Storage and disposal of Metabolin 25 MG

Store Metabolin Injection in its original packing. Store the injection vial at room temperature, away from direct heat and humidity, at 20 to 25°C. Keep this injection away from the reach of kids and ...
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Dosage of Metabolin 25 MG


Metabolin Injection overdose or long-term non-medical use can lead to adverse effects, including suppression of testosterone and spermatogenesis, shrinking of testicles, decreased sex drive, and erect...
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Missed a Dose

If you are taking Metabolin Injection in a hospital or clinical setting, there are fewer chances of missing a dose. However, If you have missed a dose, call your doctor and set up a new appointment as...
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Content Details


Dr. Zishan Ahmad

Final year MBBS Student


Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What is the precautionary advice for women while taking Metabolin Injection?

A: Women should be observed for signs of virilization such as deepening of the voice, hirsutism, Hoarseness, acne, more hair on the face or any male-like features, nausea, vomiting, ankle swelling, changes in skin colour, clitoris enlargement, and changes in menstrual periods. Discontinuation of Metabolin Injection at the time of evidence of mild virilism is necessary to prevent irreversible virilization.

Q: For how much duration do I need to take Metabolin Injection?

A: The dose and duration of Metabolin Injection should be guided by your doctor. Your doctor may suggest using this medicine till the Red blood cells and haemoglobin level becomes normal or if your osteoporosis symptoms are resolved. Do stop taking this medicine on your own and complete the full course of treatment.

Q: Does taking Metabolin Injection more than the recommended dose will resolve anaemia quickly?

A: No, do not take Metabolin Injection more than the recommended dose as it may lead to overdose and worsen your condition. Consult a doctor if you need more information about the doses, and avoid increasing the recommended doses on your own.
Last Updated on: 18 Apr 2022 | 05:22 PM (IST)

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