What are the ingredients in Cerefolin?

Cerefolin is a prescription medication made by Pamlab that contains 5.635 mg of folate as L-methylfolate, 1 mg of vitamin B12 as methylcobalamin, 50 mg of vitamin B2 as riboflavin, and 5 mg of vitamin B6 as pyridoxine.

What is the generic for Cerefolin?

Generic Name & Formulations: L-methylfolate calcium (Metafolin) 6mg, Algae-S powder 90.314mg, methylcobalamin 2mg, N-acetylcysteine 600mg; caplets.

What are the side effects of Cerefolin NAC?

All products: Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.

What vitamins are in Cerefolin NAC?

Cerefolin is a discontinued prescription dietary supplement with vitamin B2 (riboflavin), B6 (pyridoxine), B9 (folic acid), and B12 (cobalamin).

Can MethylFolate be harmful?

Many people using this product do not have serious side effects. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), dizziness, trouble breathing.

What are the side effects of Methylfolate?

Side effects of L-methylfolate include:

  • Altered sleep patterns.
  • Difficulty concentrating.
  • Irritability.
  • Overactivity.
  • Excitement.
  • Confusion.
  • Impaired judgment.
  • Weight loss.

Is Cerefolin over the counter?

All the active ingredients in Cerefolin Nac–methylfolate (vitamin B9), acetylcysteine, and methylcobalamin (vitamin B12)–are widely available in over-the-counter dietary supplements either individually or in combination with other nutrients.

Is Cerefolin covered by Medicare?

No. In general, Medicare prescription drug plans (Part D) do not cover this drug. Be sure to contact your specific plan to verify coverage information. A limited set of drugs administered in a doctor’s office or hospital outpatient setting may be covered under Medical Insurance (Part B).

What is Cerefolin NAC prescribed for?

What Is CerefolinNAC®? CerefolinNAC® is a prescription medical food specially formulated to meet the distinctive nutritional requirements of patients with a type of memory loss called mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

Do you need a prescription for Cerefolin NAC?

Is Cerefolin NAC over the counter?

Cerefolin NAC is available as a dietary supplement via a prescription from a physician.

Is methylfolate the SAMe as B12?

Similar to vitamin B12, L-Methylfolate has a role in the synthesis of neurotransmitters involved with mood such as dopamine and serotonin, by crossing the blood-brain barrier. In individuals with an inadequate production of such mood stabilizing neurotransmitters may experience depressive symptoms.