Vitcofol C Inj

Vitcofol C Inj

By FDC LIMITED
2.5ml Injection in Ampoule
14.23*
MRP 17.35
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3% EXTRA
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Vitamin B9 / Folic Acid / Folate(15.0 Mg) + Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin(500.0 Mcg) + Niacinamide(200.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
MULTIVITAMIN

Medical Description

Vitcofol C Combipack injection is a combination of various nutrients that help in the overall growth and maintenance of the body at cellular levels, thereby aiding in recovery from various conditions ...
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uses

Uses of Vitcofol C Inj

Vitcofol C Combipack injection is used to treat malnutrition, a typical type of anaemia caused due to the inability of the red blood cells to mature (megaloblastic anaemia), loss of appetite, weakness...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Vitcofol C Inj

  • If you allergic to niacinamide, vitamin b12, vitamin b9 and vitamin C.
  • If you are allergic to nutritional supplements.
  • If you are suffering from impaired liver function.
  • If you have had or are suffering from ulcers in the stomach.
  • If you are suffering from a rare genetic disorder known as 'Leber's disease.'
sideEffects

Side effects of Vitcofol C Inj

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Fever
  • Itchy rash
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Stomach cramps
  • Pain at the site of injection
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Vitcofol C Inj

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take a Vitcofol-C injection during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of Vitcofol C Combipack injection in pregnancy. Hence it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a Vitcofol-C injection while breastfeeding?
A:
The active ingredients of Victofol-C injection pass into breastmilk, however, it has not been reported to cause any harm to the baby. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you breastfeed your child.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after taking a Vitcofol-C injection?
A:
Vitcofol injection does not interfere with your ability to drive. Nonetheless, in case you are experiencing nausea and headache or pain at the site of injection you are advised to take a rest.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Vitcofol-C injection?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with Vitcofol C Combipack injection. However, if you consume alcohol too often discuss it with your doctor.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to niacinamide, vitamin b12, vitamin b9 and vitamin C.
  • You are pregnant, planning for a baby, or breastfeeding a baby.
  • You are suffering from stomach ulcers.
  • You are prone to dehydration.
  • You are suffering from low potassium levels.
  • You are suffering from a severe liver ailment.
  • You are suffering from anaemia but the cause is not known.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Vitcofol C Inj

How Does It Work?

  • Niacinamide, a form of vitamin b3 helps in maintaining healthy body cells.
  • Vitamin b12 also known as Cyanocobalamin helps in the proper functioning and development of the nervous system, brain and blood cells of the body, it also plays a major role in the production of genet...
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  • Vitamin b9 commonly known as folate/ folic acid helps in the production of red blood cells, helps in cell division, building genetic material and growth of body tissues.
  • Vitamin C is an excellent antioxidant it helps repair damage caused by the free radicals, helps rejuvenate the body cells, helps in the absorption of iron, and strengthens the immune system.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Vitcofol C Inj

  • Vitcofol C Combipack injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
  • Do not self inject, follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.
interactions

Interactions of Vitcofol C Inj

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Vitcofol-C injection works, or Vitcofol-C injection 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 fits, immunosuppressant medicines, medicines used to reduce cholesterol levels, antacids and antibiotics used to treat various infections
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Vitcofol C Inj

  • Store at a temperature below 25°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine.
dosage

Dosage of Vitcofol C Inj

Overdose

Vitcofol C Combipack injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms inform your doctor or reach out ...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of Vitcofol C Combipack injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare set up. However, if you have missed taking any dose of this injection inform your doc...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Should I go empty stomach to take Vitcofol C Combipack injection?

A: Generally, you should avoid taking any injection empty stomach. It is advised that you follow the instructions given by your doctor.

Q: Can Vitcofol C injection be administered in children?

A: Vitcofol C injection is not recommended to be used in children particularly in newborns and infants. Please consult your doctor for a safer alternative for children. Do not self medicate.

Q: What are the general symptoms of Vitamin C deficiency?

A: In case you are deficient in Vitamin C, you may experience, weakness, fatigue, weight loss, irritability, dry and dull skin, rashes on the skin, tendency to contract frequent infections, muscle ache, cramps, dry and brittle hair that are prone to breaking, loss of appetite, bleeding gums, nose bleeds, and joint pain.

Q: How is Vitcofol injection different from Vitcofol C Combipack injection?

A: Vitcofol and Vitcofol C both are multivitamin combinations, that restore the depleted nutritional reserves in the body. Vitcofol injection contains vitamin b3, folic acid (vitamin b9), and vitamin b12 (cyanocobalamin), while Vitocofol-C injection contains vitamin c in addition to (niacinamide) vitamin b3, (folic acid) vitamin b9 and (cyanocobalamin) vitamin b12.

Q: What is route of administeration of Vitcofol C injection?

A: Vitcofol C injection is administered by a nurse or under the medical supervision of a doctor. Route of administration will be decided by the doctor only. Kindly do not self-inject.

Q: What are the contents in Vitcofol C injection?

A: Vitcofol C injection contains niacinamide, a form of vitamin B3, Vitamin B12, vitamin B9 (folic acid) and Vitamin C.

Q: Can Vitcofol increase hemoglobin?

A: Yes, Vitcofol C injection helps to regulate Hb (haemoglobin) levels in the human body. It is also used to treat malnutrition, a typical type of anaemia caused due to the inability of the red blood cells to mature (megaloblastic anaemia).

Q: What is the side effect of Vitcofol injection?

A: Pain at the site of injection, nausea, vomiting is a few common side effects of Vitcofol injection. Although not everyone gets them and these symptoms usually resolve with time.

Q: For what Vitcofol injection is used?

A: Vitcofol C Combipack injection is used to treat malnutrition, a typical type of anaemia caused due to the inability of the red blood cells to mature (megaloblastic anaemia), loss of appetite, weakness, hair loss, dull skin caused due to various nutritional deficiencies.

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ContainsVitamin B9 / Folic Acid / Folate(15.0 Mg),Vitamin B12 / Mecobalamin / Cynocobalamin / Methylcobalamin(500.0 Mcg),Niacinamide(200.0 Mg)
UsesNutritional supplement
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, heart burn, headache and pain at site of injection
Last Updated on: 17 Dec 2021 | 02:30 PM (IST)
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