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Background and Date of Approval
Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil is an antioxidant drug developed by the U.S. Food And Drug Administration and initially approved for treating neurological diseases.
Mechanism of Action of undefined
Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil acts as a powerful antioxidant that can neutralize free radicals in the body and help to reduce oxidative stress, which is known to cause cellular damage and contribute to various health issues. It also inhibits the growth of cancer cells.
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Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil helps to treat neurological disease, is used as an adjuvant in cancer treatment, maintains cholesterol levels, and acts as a pain reliever.
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Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil is a prescription medicine. Do not crush, chew, or open the medicine. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the capsule if your doctor advises you to stop.
Warnings, Precautions and Side Effects of undefined
The main components of this drug contain Tocotrienols, a subgroup of vitamin E compounds. They are antioxidants that have been studied for health benefits, including cardiovascular health and anti-inflammatory properties. L-Methylfolate is the active, bioavailable form of folate (a B vitamin) that the body can readily use. It is important for various biological processes, including DNA synthesis and cell division. It's often used in supplementation, especially for individuals who may have difficulty converting folic acid to its active form. Methylcobalamin is a form of vitamin B12. It plays a major role in nerve function, DNA synthesis, and red blood cell production. Evening primrose oil is extracted from the seeds of the evening primrose plant. It is a source of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA), an omega-6 fatty acid. It has been used as a dietary supplement for various conditions, including skin health, hormonal balance, and inflammation.
Inform your physician if you are allergic to dairy products or to its any of the medicine ingredients. Before consuming this medicine, inform your physician if you have liver, kidney, or heart problems. Before taking the Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or are breastfeeding. Most of the side effects resolve on their own, but if the symptoms prolong for a longer duration, consult the doctor. This medication has to be taken as per the doctor's advice because dose alteration depends upon the age and medical condition of the patient.
Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them. Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil is generally safe to consume and is not associated with significant side effects. However, if you experience any unfamiliar side effects, consult your dietician for advice.
Word Of Advice
Before starting the treatment, inform your doctor about all the underlying medical conditions. Do not stop consuming Tocotrienol + L-Methylfolate + Methylcobalamin + Evening Primrose Oil until your doctor advises. Do not double-dose the medicine to make up for a forgotten dose. Notify your doctor if you experience any serious side effects. Contact your doctor for more information.
Frequently Asked Question
- Chandra K Sen et al.; Tocotrienol: the natural vitamin E to defend the nervous system?; Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; [Published on Dec 2004]; [Accessed on 13/08/2023]; https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/15753140/
- Multivitamin Supplementation During Pregnancy: Emphasis on Folic Acid and l-Methylfolate.[Accessed on 13/08/2023]; https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3250974/
The drug information on this page is not a substitute for medical advice; it is meant for educational purposes only. For further details, consult your doctor about your medical condition to know if you are eligible to receive this treatment.