Benadon 300 mg 20 comprimidos
Indicated in the treatment of conditions of deficiency of vitamin B6, such as those due to increased requirements or not eating enough
What Benadon 300 mg tablets are and what they are used for
It contains as active ingredient pyridoxine which is vitamin B6, a water-soluble vitamin that intervenes in many processes of human metabolism.
It is indicated in: Treatment of vitamin B6 deficiency, due to increased requirements, insufficient intake and deficiency induced by certain medications.
Benadon 300 mg tablets is indicated, in adults and adolescents over 14 years.
How to take Benadon 300 mg tablets
Always take this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. If in doubt ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The recommended dose is:
Adults and adolescents over 14 years old:
It is recommended to take half a tablet (150 mg of pyridoxine) daily.
At the discretion of the doctor, the doctor may indicate taking one tablet (300 mg of pyridoxine) per day.
Patients with kidney or liver failure:
Benadon tablets are contraindicated in patients with impaired kidney or liver function.
The tablet can be broken in half and divided into equal doses.
The tablets should not be chewed and should be swallowed with enough water.
In general, the treatment should not exceed two weeks, although the doctor may recommend administration for more than 15 days.
If symptoms worsen or do not improve after 7 days of treatment, you should see a doctor.
Use in children and adolescents
Benadon tablets are contraindicated in children and adolescents under 14 years of age.
If you take more Benadon tablets than you should
If you take more Benadon tablets for a long time continuously, you may suffer from nervous system disorders such as alterations or reduced sensitivity, tingling, numbness in the feet and hands, unstable gait, etc. In case of overdose, among other effects, you could suffer nausea, vomiting; also sensitization to sunlight (photosensitivity) with skin lesions such as redness, blisters; headache, drowsiness, lethargy, shortness of breath.
In children, accidental ingestion of very high doses may also cause deep sedation and weakness.
In case of overdose or accidental ingestion, immediately consult your doctor or pharmacist call the Toxicology Information Service, telephone: 91 562 04 20, indicating the medicine and the amount ingested (or go to a medical center).
If you forget to take Benadon tablets
Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.