Medicine Overview of Alkasol Syrup
Uses of Alkasol Syrup
Alkasol Syrup is used in the treatment of gout.
Side effects of Alkasol Syrup
Hypersensitivity reaction, Gastrointestinal irritation.
How to use Alkasol Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Alkasol Syrup at a fixed time.
How Alkasol Syrup works
Alkasol syrup decreases the uric acid levels in the blood by increasing its excretion in urine.
In Depth Information on Alkasol Syrup
Expert advice for Alkasol Syrup
• It is advised to take the drug after meals and with plenty of plain water or juice to avoid stomach upset. • Inform your doctor if you have severe kidney disorders e.g., decreased urine output, sodium-restricted diet, high sodium levels in blood • Seek medical attention if you have a difficulty in breathing after taking the drug, or have low calcium levels, high blood pressure, heart problems (e.g., irregular heartbeat, heart failure), kidney disease, swollen ankles/legs/feet due to water retention (peripheral edema). • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be given to patients allergic to disodium hydrogen citrate or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to patients with history of high blood potassium levels, congestive heart failure, heart disease or severe kidney problems, or in case if you are dehydrated. • Pregnant and breastfeeding women should avoid the intake of disodium hydrogen citrate. • Patients suffering from severe bacterial infection should also avoid the intake of disodium hydrogen citrate.
Special precautions for Alkasol Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alkasol Syrup may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Alkasol Syrup should be used with caution during lactation.+more
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Alkasol Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Alkasol+more
Syrup in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Acitrom 4mg Tablet, Acenomac 3mg Tablet, Acenomac 1mg Tablet, Acenomac 2mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Disodium Hydrogen Citrate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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