What is Cyanocobalamin Injectable?
Who is it for?
What are the benefits?
Cyanocobalamin Injectable is prescription Vitamin B12 used in the treatment of Vitamin B12 deficiencies as well as certain types of anemia. It may also be prescribed for certain cobalt deficiencies, certain pancreatic diseases or intestinal malabsorption conditions. Vitamin B12 is a water soluble vitamin necessary for the bone marrow to produce red blood cells. A deficiency of Vitamin B12 can lead to advanced anemia where the red cells are fewer in number but are larger than normal (macrocytic). Injectable form available only. This injectable form of Vitamin B12 may be given subcutaneously (subQ, under the skin) or intramuscularly (IM, into the muscle).
How does Cyanocobalamin Injectable work?
Is there a generic equivalent available?
How is it given?
What results can I expect?
What form(s) does it come in?
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