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Canthex Capsule 10

Canthex Capsule 10


    • Rs. 165.00

    Uses :

    Alpha-lipoic acid Alpha-lipoic acid is an antioxidant used as an effective aid for weight loss, treating diabetic nerve pain, healing wounds, lowering blood sugar, and improving skin discolouration. Additionally, it is also used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, Alzheimer's disease, and nerve problems. It is also used to treat symptoms of eye related diseases. Biotin Biotin is prescribed for the treatment and prevention of biotin deficiency. It is used for the treatment and prevention of hair loss. It is prescribed to improve the thickness of finger and toe nails in the patients having brittle nails. It alleviates nerve pain the diabetic patients. Biotin reduces the levels of blood sugar levels when taken in combination with chromium. Calcium pantothenate Calcium pantothenate is used for the treatment and prevention of pantothenic acid deficiency. It is used for the prevention of skin reactions in the patients undergoing radiation therapy. Zinc sulphate Zinc is usually prescribed for the treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency. It is used for the treatment of diarrhea. It reduces the symptoms of Wilson’s disease. It is used for the treatment of acne. Gingivitis, peptic ulcers, and muscle cramps. It is used to treat foot ulcers in the diabetic patient. It enhances wound healing in the patients with burns. It is used to reduce the risk of anemia. It is used to reduce the symptoms of anorexia. Zinc supplements are used for the treatment of common cold, atopic eczema, psoriasis and macular degeneration.

    Mode of drug action

    Alpha-lipoic acid Alpha-lipoic acid prevents cell damage and restores vitamin levels such as vitamin E, and vitamin C. It also improves the conduction and functioning of neurons in diabetes. Biotin Biotin is a water soluble vitamin. It is also known as vitamin B7 or vitamin H. Biotin is a cofactor plays a role in several enzymatic reactions such as carboxylation, formation of acetyl co A etc. Biotin plays an important role in the catalysis of metabolic reactions such as biosynthesis of fatty acids. It decreases the serum triglycerides and vLDL and reduces the risk of heart attack. Biotin also plays a role in the gluconeogenesis. It converts the fat and other complex sugar molecules into glucose and produces energy. It plays a role in the amino acid catabolism and enhances the formation of protein. Biotin along with folic acid enhances the fetus growth in the uterus. Biotin improves growth of hair and nails. Biotin is safe to take during pregnancy as it improves fetal growth. Consult your physician before taking the medication. Calcium pantothenate Calcium pantothenate is a pantothenic acid supplements which is a water soluble vitamin. oantothenic acid is a precursor of coenzyme A and takes part in various metabolic functions such as metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and lipids. It also plays an important role in the synthesis of steroids, porphyrins and acetylcholine. It is essential for maintain normal epithelial functions. It is prescribed for the infants and children to prevent deficiency diseases. Zinc Sulphate 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.

    What are the common side effects?

    Alpha lipoic acid The common side effects of alpha lipoic acid are headache, hunger, weakness, sweating, confusion, irritability, dizziness, fast heart rate, and feeling jittery. Biotin Biotin is safe and nontoxic. No major side effects are reported for biotin. Stomach upset and mild skin rash are the two most common side effect reported by the patients who were on biotin therapy. Calcium pantothenate No major side effects are reported for calcium pantothenate. Some patients reported to experience nausea and vomiting. Zinc Sulphate The most common side effects reported are nausea, bad taste, diarrhea, vomiting, mouth irritation, and, rarely, mouth sores.


    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

    • Use Canthex only at recommended doses under doctor’s guidance.

    • Discontinue Canthex and immediately consult the doctor if any unusual symptoms are developed.

    • Take medical consultation before using Canthex during pregnancy and breast feeding.

    • Avoid Canthexe along with antibiotics.

    • Avoid using Canthex, if allergic to any of the ingredients in it.

    • Inform the doctor if there are any kidney or liver problems before using Canthex.

    • If dizziness is experienced after using Vitaneuron Od medicine, be cautious while driving and operating heavy machinery.

    What else should I know?

    1. What are the drugs that may interact with alpha-lipoic acid? The medications such as insulin, levothyroxine, and chemotherapy drugs may interact with alpha-lipoic acid.

    2. Is alpha lipoic acid sold as an herbal supplement? Yes, alpha lipoic acid is sold as a herbal supplement. It has to be bought from a reliable source to reduce the risk of contamination.

    3. Does alpha lipoic acid treats vitiligo? Yes, alpha lipoic acid along with other medications can treat vitiligo.

    4. Can I gain/lose weight by alpha lipoic acid? You may lose weight by using alpha lipoic acid.

    5. What is the recommended dose for alpha lipoic acid? The dosage of alpha lipoic acid depends on the purpose you are using it. Consult your doctor before using the drug. Biotin

    1. Can I take biotin supplements during pregnancy? Yes. Biotin improves the fetal growth so; you can take biotin supplements during pregnancy. Consult your physician before taking the biotin supplements to know the right dose required for you.

    2. Does biotin helps in the re-growth of the eye lashes? Yes. Biotin improves the growth of hair and eye-lashes. You can consult your physician before taking the medication.

    3. Does biotin helps in weight loss? Biotin reduces the cholesterol levels and causes weight loss. Consult your physician to get the right dose of this medication in your weight loss regimen.

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

    5. Does biotin helps to control blood glucose levels? Yes. Studies have shown that biotin supplements have reduced the blood glucose levels in the diabetic patients. Consult your physician before taking biotin supplements for safe use. Calcium pantothenate

    1. What dietary restrictions I should follow while taking calcium pantothenate supplements? You should avoid drinking alcohol while taking calcium pantothenate supplements.

    2. Can calcium pantothenate e supplements safe for children? Yes, calcium pantothenate supplements are safe for children.

    3. Is it safe to take calcium pantothenate supplements during pregnancy? Yes, calcium pantothenate supplements are safe during pregnancy. Consult your physician for safe use Zinc sulphate

    1. What are rich sources of Zinc sulphate? Tomatoes, apricot, cranberry, grapes, pink grapefruit, guava, papaya, peaches, and watermelon are the rich sources of Zinc sulphate.

    2. Are there any special dietary restrictions that I need to follow while taking Zinc Sulphate supplements? Consult the physician to know about the dietary restrictions that should be followed while taking Zinc Sulphate supplements.

    3. Does Zinc Sulphate reduces the risk of age-related eye disorders? Yes. Many studies suggest that Zinc sulphate reduces the risk of age-related eye disorders.

    4. How should I store Zinc sulphate supplements? Zinc sulphate supplements should be stored at room temperature away from heat and direct sunlight.

    5. Is it safe to take Zinc sulphate supplements during pregnancy and breast feeding? No adequate information is available regarding the safety of Zinc Sulphate in the pregnant and breast feeding females. Consult the physician to take the medication.

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