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Haem Up Gems Capsule 100

Haem Up Gems Capsule 100

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    Uses :

    Folic acid Folic acid is a form of vitamin B which is obtained usually from the fruits and vegetables. It helps to prevent changes in the DNA that can lead to cancer. Folic acid, as a medicine is used to treat folic acid deficiency in the human body. It is used in the treatment of anemia of certain types (i.e. lack of red blood cells). In combination with other drugs, it is used to treat pernicious anemia (i.e. a severe form of anemia). Elemental iron Elemental iron in the form of supplements is used for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia. It is also used to treat attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD) in children and improve athletic performance. Copper 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. Manganese Manganese is prescribed for the patients with low serum manganese levels. Magnesium along with chondroitin sulphate and glucosamine hydrochloride is used for the treatment of osteoarthritis. It is prescribed for the treatment of osteoporosis and premenstrual syndrome.

    Mode of drug action


    Folic acid Folic acid gets converted to tetrahydrofolate in the human body. Tetrahydrofolate helps in the normal production of red blood cells, amino acids, DNA components and other molecules. Iron supplements also may benefit people with depression, fatigue, and Crohn’s disease (of the intestine). Elemental iron Elemental iron helps in the synthesis of hemoglobin which is required by the red blood cells to carry oxygen from the lungs to the other body parts and to carry carbondioxide from the body parts to the lungs. It is also involved in the synthesis of myoglobin which stores oxygen in the muscles. Copper 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. Manganese Manganese plays an important role in the development and metabolism of various antioxidant activity. It reduces the free radicals. It acts as a cofactor in various enzymatic reactions. It plays a role in the metabolism of cholesterol, carbohydrates and protein. It is also involved in the formation of bone.

    What are the common side effects?

    Folic acid The common side effects of folic acid include a metallic taste in the mouth, loss of appetite, nausea, confusion, sleep disturbance, and irritation. It can lead to serious but less common side effects such as allergic reactions. Elemental iron The common side effects of iron are constipation, diarrhea, stomach upset or cramps, black stools (harmless). Copper The most common side effects of copper are nausea, cardiac disorder, anemia, bloody diarrhea, low blood pressure, fever, stomach pain, and vomiting. Manganese No major side effects have been reported. However, high levels of magnesium can cause neurodegenerative disorders such as Parkinson’s disease due to degeneration of dopaminergic neurons.

    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

    • Take Haem up gems drug as recommended by the doctor. Do not over dose it.

    • Avoid Haem up gems drug if allergic to any of the ingredient present in it.

    • Do not drink alcohol while using Haem up gems drug.

    • Avoid any other drugs containing vitamin supplements.

    • Do not take any other drugs along with Haem up gems drug without consulting a doctor.

    What else should I know?

    1. How to take folic acid tablets? You may take folic acid tablets with or without food, and with a glass of water.

    2. How to identify if I had an overdose with folic acid? If you have taken a large dose of folic acid, it can produce symptoms such as numbness, tingling, weakness, confusion, mouth or tongue pain. Immediately seek medical help in case you notice these symptoms.

    3. What is the dose of folic acid for pregnant women? The usual dose of folic acid in pregnant women is about 800 micrograms per day taken orally or as an injection. However, talk to a doctor who will decide the appropriate dose for you.

    4. Can I take alcohol while using folic acid? It is always advisable not to drink alcohol. However, if you cannot avoid doing so, you may need a higher dose of folic acid which will be decided by your physician.

    5. What should I do if I miss taking a dose of folic acid? In case you forget taking a dose of folic acid, take it as soon as you remember. But if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, then you must skip the missed dose and take the next dose at its regular time. This helps to avoid doubling of the dose. Elemental iron

    1. How to take iron supplements? Take the iron supplements one to two hours before food (on an empty stomach) with a glass of water. This helps in better absorption of the drug. Do not take antacids, caffeine, tea or any dairy products at least for two hours after taking iron supplements.

    2. What should I do if I take an overdose of iron supplements? If you have taken an overdose of iron supplements, then you may develop symptoms such as stomach pain, vomiting, shallow breath, blue lips, cold and clammy skin. Call up for an immediate medical attention.

    3. What should I avoid while taking iron supplements? You should not take vitamin or mineral supplements or antacids without a doctor’s prescription.

    4. What should I do if I have swelling of face or lips with iron supplements? Swelling of face or lips with iron supplements can be a sign of serious allergic reaction. You must get immediate medical help.

    5. I have black stools while taking iron supplements. Do I need to worry about this? Appearance of black colored stools is a common side effect which occurs with iron supplements. However, you need not worry about this because it is harmless. Copper

    1. How should I store copper supplements? Copper supplements should be stores at room temperature away from direct sunlight and moisture.

    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 any other medications along with copper supplements? You must discuss with your doctor before taking any other medications.

    4. Does copper is 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.

    1. How should I store manganese supplements? Manganese supplements should be stores at room temperature (25oC) away from direct sunlight and moisture.

    2. Is manganese safe for pregnant and lactating women? Yes. Manganese is safe for pregnant and lactating women. However, consult your doctor before taking the medication.

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

    4. Does manganese effect the functioning of brain? High levels of manganese may impair the functioning of brain due to degeneration of dopaminergic neurons. Consult your physician to know the right dosage.

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

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