(redirected from Cyanocobolamin)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.


 (sī′ə-nō′kō-băl′ə-mĭn, sī-ăn′ō-)


(ˌsaɪənəʊkəʊˈbæləmɪn) or


(Biochemistry) a complex red crystalline compound, containing cyanide and cobalt and occurring in liver: lack of it in the tissues leads to pernicious anaemia. Formula: C63H88O14N14PCo. Also: vitamin B12
[C20: from cyano- + cobal(t) + (vit)amin]

vitamin B1


vitamin B2


vitamin B3


vitamin B6


vitamin B12

a complex water-soluble solid, C63H88N14O14PCo, obtained from liver, milk, eggs, fish, oysters, and clams: a deficiency causes pernicious anemia and disorders of the nervous system. Also called cyanocobalamin, cobalamin, extrinsic factor.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cyanocobalamin - a B vitamin that is used to treat pernicious anemiacyanocobalamin - a B vitamin that is used to treat pernicious anemia
B complex, B vitamin, B-complex vitamin, vitamin B, vitamin B complex, B - originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins


n. cianocobalamina, vitamina B12 usada en el tratamiento de la anemia perniciosa.


n cianocobalamina, vitamina B12
References in periodicals archive ?
05 mg; dl-alpha-tocopheryl acetate 30 mg; menadione 5 mg; thiamine 3 mg; riboflavin 8 mg; niacin 25 mg; calcium-D pantothenate 15 mg; pyridoxine 5 mg; cyanocobolamin 0.
05 gr Xanthine Inositol 50 mg Niacinamide 20 mg Phantothenol 5 mg Pyridoxine HCL 5 mg Tatrazine 6 mg PT Triyasa Nagatan 125 ml Taurine 1,000 mg Nagamas Glucurono Lactone 400 mg Inositol 50 mg Lysine 50 mg Nicotinamide 20 m Pyridoxin HC1 2 mg Cyanocobolamin 3 mg PT Yakult Yakult 65 ml Sucrose, skim milk, Indonesia glukose, natural Persada taste, Baktery L.
3] (cholecalciferol), 50 mg vitamin E (DL-[alpha]-tocopheryl acetate), 2 mg thiamine, 10 mg riboflavin, 50 mg niacin, 7 mg D-calcium pantothenate, 7 mg pyridoxine, 25 [micro]g cyanocobolamin, 250 of biotin, 0.