Unicobal 500 MCG Injection

Manufactured by Unichem Laboratories Ltd.
Composition: Methylcobalamin
Prescription Required: No


Unicobal 500 MCG Injection is a naturally occurring and pure form of Vitamin B12. It is taken to regulate certain vital bodily functions like cell multiplication, blood formation, and protein synthesis. It is used to treat Vitamin B12 deficiency in people with Pernicious Anemia.


Commonly asked questions for Unicobal 500 MCG Injection

Onset of action

This peak effect of this medicine can be observed after 3 hours of oral administration. This is because the active component is very large in size and requires a special transportation process inside the body.

Duration of effect

The duration of action of this medicine is not clinically established. Since the active component is present in the body and supplemented through food, the duration is prolonged.

Safe with alcohol?


You are advised to reduce the intake of alcohol while taking this medicine.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

Use of this medicine is not recommended unless absolutely necessary. There is a lack of conclusive evidence from the study on humans. It is advised to consult the doctor and evaluate the benefits and risks before taking this medicine. Ensure that the daily recommended limit is not exceeded.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine can be taken by women who are breastfeeding. However, the daily recommended amount should not be exceeded. You are advised to consult a doctor before taking this medicine.


List of substitutes for Unicobal 500 MCG Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Unicobal 500 MCG Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Biocobal 500 MCG InjectionOrchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Mecovon 500 MCG InjectionZuventus Healthcare Ltd.
Neucobal 500 MCG InjectionSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd.
Nuroz 4 InjectionZydus Cadila


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