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HB 12 Plus Capsules

What Is HB 12 Plus?

HB plus is a multivitamin or dietary supplement that is used in the treatment of anaemia caused by nutritional deficiencies during pregnancy, infancy or childhood, Tissue repair and scurvy. It helps wounds to heal fast and is also helpful in the production of red blood cells. It is available on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.


HB Plus has Ferrous Fumarate, Folic acid, Vitamin C and Vitamin B12 as its active ingredients.

What Is HB Plus Used For?

It is effective for the treatment, prevention and control of Scurvy, Anaemia, Wound healing, Vitamin B12 deficiency, Tissue repair and some others.

Side Effects

Some of the possible side effects that may occur from the use of this drug include; Diarrhea, Confusion, Stomach upset, Headache, Constipation, Nausea, Loss of Appetite and Dark or green stools.

It is possible to experience other side effects not listed here.


It is important that you inform your doctor about any over the counter drugs, allergies, previous medical history, or medications you’re on. It is wrong to use folic acid alone in the treatment of Vitamin B12 deficiency. Also, let your doctor know if you’re breastfeeding, suffer from Crohn disease, Colitis, Diverticulitis, or experience any allergic reaction to this product.

Avoid alcohol consumption while taking this drug. 


If you take other drugs alongside HB plus, it is possible for it to interfere with the effects of these drugs and cause them not work effectively, thereby making you prone to side effects. 

Ensure you let your doctor know if you’re on any medications that contain the following products; Alcohol, Arsenic trioxide, Ascorbic acid, Barbiturates, Chloramphenicol, Deferoxamine, Cholecalciferol, Albuterol and Acetaminophen.


HB Plus should be used as prescribed by a physician.

Who Should Not Use HB Plus?

Hb plus is contra indicated in patients who experience allergies to any of the products contained in this drug, pregnant or breastfeeding mothers, infants below 4 months old, people who suffer from kidney diseases or Leber’s disease and those who have high levels of iron.

How Long Do I Need To Use HB Plus For Before Seeing Changes In My Condition?

Please consult your doctor to determine how long you’ll continue on this drug.

Can I Drive Or Operate Machinery While Using This Drug?

If you experience drowsiness, headache, or hypotension as side effects of using this drug, avoid driving or operating heavy machinery while using it.

Price Of HB Plus In Nigeria

HB plus caplets is available on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy for One Thousand, Three Hundred and Fifty Naira.


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