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Antoxid Hc Capsule 30

Antoxid Hc Capsule 30

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    • Rs. 305.00

    Uses :

    Beta-carotene Beta-carotene is converted to vitamin A in the body. It is an anti-oxidant and helps to neutralize free radicals that damage lipids. Beta-carotene is very much essential for vision, normal growth, development, and immune system function. Copper sulfate Copper is used for the treatment and prevention of copper deficiency. It is [prescribed in combination with zinc, manganese, and calcium. It is used for the treatment of anemia and osteoporosis. It improves wound healing and helps to maintain iron stores in the body. It prevents premature graying of hair. Elemental Selenium Selenium is mainly prescribed for the treatment and prevention of selenium deficiency disorders. It also helps to reduce the risk of autoimmune thyroid disorders such as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. It is used to reduce the cholesterol levels. Selenium is also useful for the prevention of gray hair, mood disorders, infertility, cataracts, macular degeneration, and miscarriage. Elemental Zinc Elemental zinc is available as a dietary supplement. Zinc sulphate helps in wound healing, bone mineralization and maintaining bone matrix. It replaces lost zinc from the body. Magnesium Sulfate Magnesium is a laxative agent, which is used in the treatment of constipation. It acts as an antacid and is used for indigestion problems, heartburn, and sour stomach.

    Mode of drug action


    Beta-carotene Beta-carotene works by quenching the energy of the excited oxygen, which is transferred to carotenoid. These carotenoids help to regulate cell growth, hormone levels, and vision. Copper sulfate Copper is an essential trace mineral, which plays an important role in the formation of red blood cells. It enhances the absorption of iron and stores the iron in the body. It has anti-inflammatory action and reduces the symptoms of arthritis. It is essential for proper growth and functioning of the body. It plays a role in the production of melanin and prevents the graying of hair. It protects the myelin sheath that surrounds the nerves and prevents nerve damage. It acts as a cofactor in various enzymes. It plays a role in the synthesis of ATP- the energy molecules. It enhances the seep of wound healing and helps in tissue repair. Elemental Selenium Elemental zinc is available from supplements of zinc required for the normal growth of the body. It plays an important role in many processes of the body. Elemental Zinc Zinc is an essential trace element. It plays a vital role in the protein synthesis and in the cell division. It is essential for the proper growth and functioning of the body. It plays an important role in the immune functioning, wound healing, blood clotting, thyroid functioning and, absorption and utilization of vitamin A. Zinc improves the absorption of vitamin A and improves vision. Magnesium sulphate Magnesium acts by increasing the water content in the intestine, which helps in inducing defecation. Being basic in nature, this medicine also decreases the effect of stomach acid by neutralizing it.

    What are the common side effects?

    Beta-carotene The side effects of beta-carotene are discoloration of the skin, loose stools, bruising, and joint pain. Copper sulfate No major side effects are reported on copper. Elemental Selenium The commonly reported side effects of selenium are hair loss, nail changes, loss of energy, irritability, nausea, and vomiting. Elemental Zinc The common side effects of Elemental zinc are vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain, and metallic taste in the mouth. Magnesium sulphate The common side effects of Magnesium include drowsiness and flushing (redness, warmth, or tingling sensation).

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Individuals allergic to Antoxid HC medication or its ingredients should avoid taking the medication.

    • Individuals already taking vitamin and mineral supplements should inform the doctor before taking Antoxid HC medication.

    • Avoid consuming alcoholic beverages while taking Antoxid HC medication as alcohol reduces the absorption of the drug in the body.

    • Take Antoxid HC medication as prescribed by the physician. Take Antoxid HC medication regularly, as the drug shows benefits over a period of time.

    • Pregnant and lactating mothers should consult the doctor before taking Antoxid HC medication for safe use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    • Individuals suffering from hepatic and renal disorders should inform the doctor before taking Antoxid HC medication for monitoring the dose of the drug.

    What else should I know?

    1. What are the sources of beta-carotene? Fruits and vegetables are rich sources of Beta-carotene is rich in. It is mainly found in carrots, green leafy vegetables such as spinach, lettuce, sweet potatoes, broccoli, and winter squash.

    2. What is the recommended dietary allowance of beta-carotene? There is no specific dietary allowance (RDA) of beta-carotene, but 60-180mg per day is an agreeable limit.

    3. Does beta-carotene treat asthma? Yes, beta-carotene treats symptoms of asthma.

    4. What is the effect of beta-carotene during pregnancy? Beta-carotene decreases the chance of fetal death and night blindness during pregnancy.

    5. What are the products that interact with beta-carotene? Do not take other vitamin supplements that contain niacin, while taking beta-carotene. Do not take statins, as these may interact with beta-carotene. Copper sulphate

    1. In which conditions, should I avoid copper intake? Patients suffering from Wilson's disease should not take copper or copper supplements.

    2. Is copper safe for pregnant and lactating females? Yes. Copper is safe for pregnant and lactating females. However, consult your physician before taking the medication.

    3. Can I take copper along with citric acid products? Yes, you can take copper supplements along with citric acid or vitamin C.

    4. Is copper useful to prevent premature grey hair? Yes. Copper increases the melanin production and prevents premature grey hair.

    5. Is copper useful for the treatment of anemia? Yes, copper is prescribed in combination with other medications for the treatment of anemia. Elemental Selenium

    1. How should I store selenium supplements? Selenium supplements should be stored at room temperature (25°C) away from direct sunlight and moisture.

    2. Is selenium safe for pregnant and lactating women? Yes. Selenium is safe for pregnant and lactating women. However, consult your physician before taking the medication.

    3. Can I take any other medications along with selenium supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications.

    4. What are the dietary sources of selenium? High levels of selenium can be found in fish, shellfish, red meat, grains, eggs, chicken, and liver.

    5. Is selenium useful for the treatment of anemia? Yes, selenium is prescribed in combination with other medications for the treatment of anemia. Elemental Zinc

    1. Is elemental zinc an over-the-counter medication? Yes. Elemental zinc is used as an ingredient in many over-the-counter vitamin and nutrient supplements.

    2. What is the recommended dietary intake of elemental zinc? The recommended dietary intake of elemental zinc is 4 to 7 mg per day for women and

    5.5 to 9.5 mg per day for men.

    3. What are the dietary sources of elemental zinc? Green vegetables, milk, eggs, cheese, nuts, pulses, and wholegrain cereals are the dietary sources of elemental zinc.

    4. What are the safety precautions for taking elemental zinc? You need to take the medication as prescribed by your doctor. Usually, it is considered safe in recommended doses even in infants, children, pregnant and lactating women.

    5. Can I take antibiotics while using elemental zinc? Antibiotics may interact with zinc. So, you should take a doctor’s advice before taking antibiotics along with elemental zinc. Magnesium Sulphate

    1. How long can I use oral magnesium? Magnesium should not be used for more than 7 days without a doctor’s advice.

    2. How to take magnesium? Shake the oral suspension well before use.

    3. What happens with an overdose of magnesium? An overdose of magnesium produces symptoms such as severe diarrhea, weakness, reduced or no urination, irregular or slow heartbeat. Seek immediate medical attention.

    4. What is the dose of magnesium for constipation in adults? The usual dose for constipation in adults is 30-60mL of oral liquid either in divided doses or once daily.

    5. What happens if an elderly bedridden patient takes magnesium? Magnesium should not be taken by the bedridden elderly patients because of the risk of aspiration.

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