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Is there a difference between"folbee tablets" and "folbalin 2.5-25-1mg tablets"?
by Mel Brauns in Arizona, USA, 11/03/2006
I have been on this drug for some time and wondered if it means I am anemic. Are there other reasons for taking this drug. I am a type I insulin resistent, brittle diabetic.
by Marian W in Illinois, 07/24/2007
I recently had a miscarriage. My doctor said that I had too thick of blood in my uterus and that I may have possibly not produced enough progesterone during my pregnancy. To remedy this he recommended taking Folbee, as well as a childrens aspirin dail...
by Carrie Skeen in Omaha, Nebraska, 10/16/2006
i am vitamin deficient plus living with anemia, and my doctor has prescibed me Folbee. Will Folbee help with my iron deficiency too?
by DOLORES in FLORIDA, 09/29/2006
Dear Sir /Madam: I realize that Folbee is a prescription dru - but I would like to know please how it compares in strength to Over the Counter B-12 Vitamin Tablets? Any information you could supply regarding my question would be greatly appreciated!! ...
by Arlene in Manor,TX, 09/24/2006
Folbee (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information
Folbee (Oral) Medication Classification
FOLIC ACID / CYANOCOBALAMIN (VITAMIN B12) / PYRIDOXINE (VITAMIN B6) (By mouth)
Folbee (Oral) Brandname
Foltx, Folgard Rx 2.2, Folgard, Folbee, Folcaps, ComBgen, Folplex 2.2, Tri-B
Folbee (Oral) is used for the Treatment
Cyanocobalamin (sye-an-oh-ko-BAL-a-min), Folic Acid (FOE-lik As-id), Pyridoxine (peer-i-DOX-een) Raises levels of folic acid, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12 in your blood, which could help lower the amount of homocysteine (an amino acid) in your blood. Too much homocysteine may lead to heart and blood vessel problems. This medicine is a combination of vitamins.
When To Not Use Folbee (Oral)
You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to folic acid, cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12), or pyridoxine (vitamin B6).
How Should You Use Folbee (Oral)
- Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to. If a dose is missed:
- If you miss a dose or forget to use your medicine, use it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to use the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.
Proper Folbee (Oral) Storage
Store Folbee (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Folbee (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.
What To Avoid While Using Folbee (Oral)
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
- Make sure your doctor knows if you are also using levodopa (Larodopa®) or phenytoin (Dilantin®).
Folbee (Oral) Warnings
- Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have a history of pernicious anemia (not enough vitamin B12).
Folbee (Oral) Side Effects
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
- Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing.
- Unusual bleeding, bruising, or weakness If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
- Feeling bloated or swollen
- Feeling unusually sleepy or tired
- Mild diarrhea
- Skin tingling, burning, or itching