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Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml

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Synonym

VITAMINE B1, THIAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE

Composition

THIAMINE-100MG

Manufacturer/Marketer

ALNICHE

Consume Type

PARENTERAL

Return Policy

Not Returnable

Expires on or after

Jan-25

About Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is a vitamin supplement that is used to prevent and treat thiamine deficiency or beriberi, a deficiency related to chronic alcoholism and Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is also used when giving IV dextrose to individuals with marginal thiamine status to prevent the precipitation of heart failure.

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml includes Thiamine (Vitamin B1), which works by giving critical nutrients to the body. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is also appropriate in patients with established thiamine deficit who are unable to take thiamine/vitamin B1 orally due to concurrent severe anorexia, malabsorption, nausea, or vomiting.

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml will be administered by a healthcare professional; do not self-administer. In some cases, Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml may cause side effects such as weakness, nausea, restlessness, sweating, and a feeling of warmth. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, consult a doctor.

Inform the doctor if you are allergic to any of the components in Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Tell your doctor if you take supplements, herbal products, or other medicines. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding the usage of Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml in children.

Uses of Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml

Treatment of Thiamine deficiency or beriberi, deficiency related to chronic alcoholism, and Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome

Medicinal Benefits

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml belongs to the group of medicines called vitamins used to prevent and treat thiamine deficiency or beriberi, deficiency related to chronic alcoholism, and Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is also used when giving IV dextrose to individuals with marginal thiamine status to prevent the precipitation of heart failure. It should be used when rapid restoration of thiamine is desired, as in infantile beriberi with acute collapse, Wernicke's encephalopathy (neurological condition due to thiamine deficiency), neuritis of pregnancy if vomiting is severe, or cardiovascular disease due to thiamine deficiency. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is also indicated in patients with established thiamine deficiency who cannot take thiamine/vitamin B1 orally due to coexisting severe anorexia (eating disorder), malabsorption, nausea, or vomiting. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml contains Thiamine (Vitamin B1), which works by providing essential nutrients to the body.

Directions for Use

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml will be administered by a healthcare professional; do not self-administer.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml

  • Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Restlessness
  • Sweating
  • A feeling of warmth 

Drug Warnings

Inform the physician if you are allergic to any components in Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or if you are breastfeeding. Let your doctor know if you are taking other medicines, herbal products, or vitamin/mineral supplements.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Include fortified breakfast cereals, beans, lentils, green peas, sunflower seeds, and yoghurt.

  •  Eat a diet rich in thiamine-containing foods.

  •  Limit or avoid alcohol consumption.

  •  Avoid stress by doing meditation or yoga.

  •  Rest well, and get optimum sleep.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Thiamine deficiency/Beriberi: Thiamine deficiency, also known as beriberi, is a condition in which the body does not have enough thiamine/vitamin B1. It usually occurs due to alcoholism or poor diet. Symptoms include weakness, loss of appetite, swollen feet or ankles, shortness of breath, and pain in the limbs.

Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome: It is a brain disorder due to a lack of vitamin B1 (thiamine). It occurs due to malnutrition or alcohol use disorder. Symptoms include confusion, ataxia (loss of muscle coordination), vision changes, and alcohol withdrawal.

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Alcohol

Consult your doctor

It is unknown if alcohol interacts with Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml. Please discuss with your doctor if you have any concerns.

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Pregnancy

Caution

If you are pregnant or planning pregnancy, inform your doctor before receiving Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

Caution

If you are breastfeeding, inform your doctor before receiving Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml. Your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Driving

Safe

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml does not impact your ability to drive.

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Liver

Consult your doctor

If you have a history of liver disease, inform your doctor before receiving Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml.

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Kidney

Consult your doctor

If you have a history of kidney disease, inform your doctor before receiving Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml.

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Children

Safe if prescribed

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml may be safe for children if prescribed by the doctor. Please discuss with your doctor if you have any concerns.

Country of origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Alniche Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd., S-14, 2nd Floor, Janta Market Rajouri Garden, New Delhi – 110 027
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FAQs

Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is used to prevent and treat thiamine deficiency or beriberi, a deficiency related to chronic alcoholism and Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome. Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml is also used when giving IV dextrose to individuals with marginal thiamine status to prevent the precipitation of heart failure.
Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml works by providing essential nutrients to the body. It participates in various energy-producing pathways in the body. It helps in converting food into energy.
Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml may be indicated in cases where rapid restoration of thiamine is necessary, as in infantile beriberi with acute collapse. Infantile beriberi occurs in infants breastfed by mothers with an inadequate intake of thiamine.
Your doctor may advise you to follow proper dietary habits whilst on treatment with Alcofix-A 100Mg Inj 2Ml so the relapses will be less likely to occur with dose reduction or cessation of therapy.

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