Cyanocobalamin, Vitamin B12 injection
- Generic Name: Cyanocobalamin (Vitamin B12)
- Brand Names: Cyomin, LA-12, Nutri-Twelve, Primabalt
- Drug Class: Vitamin B12, Plain
- Strengths: 1000mcg, 25mcg, 500mcg
- Prescription Required
- FDA Approved
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
CYANOCOBALAMIN (sye an oh koe BAL a min) is a man made form of vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is used in the growth of healthy blood cells, nerve cells, and proteins in the body. It also helps with the metabolism of fats and carbohydrates. This medicine is used to treat people who can not absorb vitamin B12.