Medicines & Supplements A to Z > Neurobion
Last updated on 16/07/2021.
GENERIC NAME: Cyanocobalamin + Pyridoxine hydrochloride + Thiamine hydrochloride
CHINESE NAME: 內絡必安
DRUG CLASS: Vitamins
SUB CLASS: Vitamins (water soluble)
USED FOR: Nutritional supplementation, Vitamin B-complex deficiency, neurological disorders
AVAILABLE DOSAGE FORMS:
– 200 mcg (tablets)
– 1000 mcg (injections)
What is Neurobion for?
Neurobion is a dietary supplement. It contains Vitamin B1, Vitamin B6 and Vitamin B12, which are utilized in the body for the proper functioning and development of brain and nerve cells, and various metabolic processes. Neurobion may be used to treat Vitamin B1, B6, and B12 deficiencies and neurological diseases caused by the deficiencies of these vitamins.
How to use it?
Neurobion tablets are taken by mouth. It should be taken with food. Take 1-3 tablets daily, or as directed by your doctor. Swallow whole with plenty of liquid during or after meals.
Neurobion may also be injected through a needle into a muscle in hospital settings, as directed by your doctor.
What are the side effects of Neurobion?
Vitamins are usually well tolerated with little or no side effects.
Who should not take Neurobion?
– People allergic to any component of the formulation
– Patients who are currently in Levodopa therapy
– It is always best to consult your doctor or pharmacist before starting any supplement, especially if you already take medication, have health concerns, or are pregnant.
Common dosing schedule:
Take a tablet with plenty of water during or after meals.
This schedule is for reference only, adjustments may be made according to individual needs.
Some common medications Neurobion may interact with:
– Loop diuretics, e.g. Furosemide
Please notify your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking the above medication, dosage adjustments might be needed.
Where to buy Neurobion in Hong Kong?
In Hong Kong, Neurobion is an over-the-counter medicine and can be purchased without a prescription from any retail outlet in Hong Kong. This includes grocery stores, convenience stores, medicine shops, and pharmacies. It can also be obtained from doctors. To find a pharmacy near you, refer to the list of pharmacies (“Authorized Sellers of Poisons”) from the Hong Kong Department of Health.
For more information about drug names and ingredients, you can visit Hong Kong’s Drug Office at https://www.drugoffice.gov.hk
Need more information?
For detailed information about the use of Neurobion (supplement) in children, pregnancy and breastfeeding, and for questions about drug interactions, please check with your pharmacist or doctor.
Disclaimer: our goal is to provide you with the most relevant drug information and common dosage for Hong Kong. This information does not constitute medical advice. For specific treatment recommendations and advice, always discuss with your doctor or pharmacist, and follow the instructions included with your specific medicine.