Folinic Acid BP
Composition : Foly-5 Tablet : Each tablet contains Folinic Acid 5mg as Calcium Folinate Pentahydrate BP.
Foly-15 Tablet : Each tablet contains Folinic Acid 15mg as Calcium Folinate BP.
Indications : It is indicated to diminish the toxicity and counteract the effect of folic acid antagonist. To treat the Megaloblastic anemia due to folate deficiency, as in sprue, nutritional deficiency & treatment of the Megaloblastic anemia of pregnancy and infancy.
Dosage and administration : Reduction of harmful effects of folic acid antagonists such as Methotrexate, Trimethoprim etc : The dose is usually one 5-15mg tablet every 6 hours for 2 to 3 days.
Megaloblastic anemia : In the treatment of Megaloblastic anemia, the dose is one 5-15 mg tablet daily. Or, as directed by the registered physician.
Use in Pregnancy and Lactation : There are no adequate and well-controlled clinical studies conducted in pregnant or breastfeeding women. It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because may drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when
Calcium Folinate is administered to a nursing mother.
Packing : Foly-5 Tablet : Each box contains 2 x 14's tablets in blister pack.
Tablet : Each box
contains 2 x 14's tablets in blister pack.