Homocysteine levels, Homocheck tablets

Homocysteine levels, Homocheck tablets

Question (Posted on :  25 Jan 2010 )


My homosystein in blood is 50 and above. I am taking homocheck tabs daily. How may days i should continue.Is this tabs reduces the homosysteine?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 26 Jan 2010 )


Hi, Why did you get your homocysteine levels checked? Do you have anemia? Deficiencies of the vitamins folic acid , pyridoxine (B6), or B12 (cyanocobalamin) can lead to high homocysteine levels.c Homocheck is a combination of vitamins folic acid, B6 and or B12 and supplementation will result in correction of homocysteine levels. You can take the tablets till you have a normal homocycteine levels, normal range 5.9 -15.3 mMol/l Get checked for the homocysteine levels once a month and please inform your doctor and keep him updated. All the best



 Diseases Information

Overactive Bladder (OAB) is an urological condition. It is increased urinary urgency with or without urge urinary incontinence caused by involuntary bladder contractions when bladder is filled. In ...More

Brain cancer is an abnormal growth of cells within the brain or inside the skull, which can be cancerous or non-cancerous (benign). It is also known as Glioma or Meningioma.There is two types of br...More

Anorexia nervosa is a psychiatric illness leads to eating disorder characterized by extremely low body weight and body image distortion with an obsessive fear of gaining weight. Individuals with an...More



 Recent News Letters

Fish is rich in Omega 3 fatty acid which is an important nutrient for the growth of baby’s brain, form the retinas and develop the nervous system. Omega 3 foods can provide your baby with the energy and materials necessary to good physical and mental growth. Omega-3s are also important for ...More

We think we may have found one of the best excuses ever to eat a bar of chocolate. And it's nothing to do with how cocoa antioxidants are good for your heart or anything like that. Apparently eating sugar helps if you're about to blow your top. A high concentration of glucose appears to help prev...More



 Diet Information

Artificial sweeteners are low calorie substances used as sweeteners to replace sugar and other caloric sweeteners. Many kinds of artificial sweeteners are available saccharin, cyclamate, aspartame,...More

A diet low in fat is called low fat diet. Some dietary fat is actually necessary. In certain medical conditions the body cannot tolerate much fat. So, a low fat diet may help people with these medi...More

Glutamine is the most abundant free amino acid in the body. It is conditionally essential amino acid. Glutamine is synthesized in all tissues of the body. 5 – 10 Gms of glutamine are supplied...More



 Indicators Information

Indigestion or an upset stomach usually happens when people eat too much or too fast or eat the foods that don’t suite their body. This is a common problem for both kids and the grownups.

...More

Hemorrhoids are structures present in the anal canal of a normal human being. They become pathological and piles when they become infected and inflamed. The infection can be external or internal an...More


 Ask Doctor  




  Health Info



  Find a Doctor