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Jointace Tablet 15

Jointace Tablet 15

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    • Rs. 85.00

    Uses :

    Glucosamine is used to relieve the symptoms associated with arthritis, such as joint pain, swelling, and stiffness of joints.

    Mode of drug action


    Glucosamine is an amino sugar and occurs naturally in the body. Glycosaminoglycans are the major component of the cartilage. Supplemental glucosamine helps to rebuild cartilage and treat joint pain associated with arthritis.

    What are the common side effects?

    The most common side effects of glucosamine are constipation, cough, dizziness, dry mouth, neck pain, back pain, ear inflammation, increased creatinine levels, and loss of appetite.

    Warning

    Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Avoid Jointace if infections or skin diseases or bleeding disorders are present.

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

    • Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should take Jointace only if recommended.

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

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

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

    What else should I know?

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

    2. I am a diabetic patient. Can I use glucosamine drug? No, patients with diabetes should not take glucosamine drug.

    3. What is the effect of glucosamine during breastfeeding? Glucosamine may pass into the breast milk and may harm the 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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