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Cartigen Duo 50/1500 MG Tablet 10

Cartigen Duo 50/1500 MG Tablet 10

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    • Rs. 222.00

    Uses :

    Diacerein Diacerein is used to treat symptoms of osteoarthritis and chronic inflammatory arthritis. Glucosamine Glucosamine is used to relieve the symptoms associated with arthritis, such as joint pain, swelling, and stiffness of bones.

    Mode of drug action


    Diacerein Diacerein is an anti-inflammatory agent belongs to the class anthraquinone. It acts by inhibiting interleukin-1 in the bones and joint. This facilitates easy movement of joints and reduces pain. Glucosamine Glucosamine is an amino sugar occurs naturally in the body. Glycosaminoglycans are the major component of the cartilage. Supplemental glucosamine helps to rebuild cartilage and treat joints pain associated with arthritis.

    What are the common side effects?

    Diacerein The commonly reported side effects of diacerein are the liver disorder, dark-colored urine, diarrhea, soft stools, rashes, itching, eczema, and colon pigmentation.

    Warning

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

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Take Cartigen Duo tablet exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not overdose or self-medicate.

    • Individuals with the conditions such as liver diseases, kidney diseases, and urinary diseases should use Cartigen Duo drug with caution.

    • Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should take Cartigen Duo medication only if recommended.

    • Regular monitoring of blood count, urinalysis, and liver function should be performed while on Cartigen Duo.

    • Avoid taking aluminum and magnesium antacids with Cartigen Duo drug, as they decrease the absorption of Cartigen Duo.

    What else should I know?

    1. How should I take diacerein tablet? Take the diacerein tablet with food or as prescribed by the doctor.

    2. What is the recommended diacerein dosage? The recommended dosage of diacerein tablet is 50mg twice a day.

    3. Is diacerein safe during breastfeeding? No, diacerein is contraindicated during breastfeeding.

    4. What are the storage conditions for diacerein tablet? Store it a cool and dry place below 25ᵒC. Do not refrigerate.

    5. What should I avoid while taking diacerein drug? Avoid co-administration of fibers and phytates with diacerein. Glucosamine

    1. Can I take anticoagulants along with glucosamine? No, do not take anticoagulants with glucosamine.

    2. I am diabetic. Can I use glucosamine drug? No, you should not take glucosamine drug.

    3. What is the effect of glucosamine during breastfeeding? Glucosamine may pass into breast milk and may harm newborn. Discuss with your doctor before taking the medication.

    4. What are the natural sources of glucosamine? Glucosamine can be obtained from the shellfish and other marine products.

    5. How long can I take glucosamine? Duration of the glucosamine treatment will be suggested by the doctor depending on the age and health condition of the patient.

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