Cyanocobalamin nasal is a synthetic (man-made) form of vitamin B12. Vitamin B12 is important for growth, cell reproduction, blood formation, and protein and tissue synthesis. Cyanocobalamin nasal is used to maintain vitamin B12 levels in patients with pernicious anemia, nutritional vitamin B12 deficiency, malabsorption of vitamin B12, and other cases of vitamin B12 deficiency. Cyanocobalamin nasal may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Nascobal is a synthetic form of vitamin B12. It is used in the treatment of vitamin B12 deficiency in the body. Vitamin B12 is important because it enables the body to utilize carbohydrates and fats for energy and synthesize new proteins. It is also essential for healthy cells, nerves and blood. Nascobal works by replacing the normal Vitamin B12 in the body, thereby eliminating vitamin B12 deficiency.