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Can cerefolin nac cause more confusion in older adults with dementia disorders ?

Can cerefolin nac cause more confusion in older adults with dementia  disorders  ?

Unlikely: Cerefolin is more like a vitamin so it is unlikely to cause confusion. When one has dementia, confusion can come and go. That being said, if there is an increase in confusion shortly after taking it and this doesn't happen at other times and continues to happen with use perhaps there is something specific about the person and the formulation that doesn't agree. ...Read more

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By doctor prescribed me cerefolin he said it helps for OCD, is that true? please explain why it would help. thanks

By doctor prescribed me cerefolin he said it helps for OCD, is that true? please explain why it would help. thanks

Maybe.: Vitamins in cerefolin, vitamin b12, folic acid are believed to be important in the production of the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine. Especially the former. The police says, that's by providing more vitamin b12, it enhance its production of serotonin and that's help with OCD symptoms. It is worth a try. ...Read more

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My doctor put me on cerefolin nac 3 tablets per day. Is that a normal dose? I saw where it is usually 1 tablet a day.

My doctor put me on cerefolin nac 3 tablets per day. Is that a normal dose? I saw where it is usually 1 tablet a day.

Multivitamin: Cerefolin is a prescription med containing 5.6 mg folic acid, 2 mg of vitamin B12 and 600 mg of n-acetylcysteine. It is approved by the food and drug administration for treatment or prevention of vitamin deficiencies. The dosage is to be determined by individual doctors. You must chat with your physician. If cannot, get second opinion. It is not likely to be harmful. ...Read more

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My doctor prescribed me cerefolin for ocd, is it true it works for ocd, please explain me how it works for it, thanks?

My doctor prescribed me cerefolin for ocd, is it true it works for ocd, please explain me how it works for it, thanks?

Great Question!: Methylfolate and some B vitamins have been used to augment antidepressants for the past several years. I have seen patients get better with improved symptoms. I don't know how it works. Your question deserves more study. ...Read more

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Which vitamins/supplements are in cerefolin? Is it safe to take a vitamin b complex & multi vitamin with it?

Which vitamins/supplements are in cerefolin? Is it safe to take a vitamin b complex & multi vitamin with it?

See below: Cerefolin contains B12, folate, (folic acid) Riboflavin and pyridoxine. You may take Vitamin B complex and muti-vitamin with and you will be taking some of the same vitamins multiple times. Unless you have a specific condition and/or deficiency of a particular vitamin taking vitamin supplements has not been shown to improve health. ...Read more

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What does methylcobalamin do?

What does methylcobalamin do?

B-12: A critical B vitamin which has many metabolic and chemical roles within the central and peripheral nervous system. Important in numerous chemical pathways. Low or absent levels can cause dementia, anemia, imbalance, peripheral neuropathy, and can be secondary to autoimmune or infectious issues affecting the gastric cells. ...Read more

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Which form of B12 is best for shots/injections and why? 1. Cyannocobalamin 2. Methylcobalamin 3. Hydroxicobalamin

Which form of B12 is best for shots/injections and why?
1. Cyannocobalamin
2. Methylcobalamin
3. Hydroxicobalamin

Usually Methyl but..: One thing is clear- Cyano is worst- it has small amounts of cyanide the body must detox & convert it to an active form; little is converted. Methyl is the active form, esp. good for those with MTHFR mutations & neurological symptoms & best for most. Some do better with Hydroxo. Experts agree Hydroxo better than Cyano but haven't seen many comparisons of Met vs. Hydr.See http://tinyurl.com/pp5a8zb ...Read more