Anoscha Forte Tablet

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Primarily used for

Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints
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₹30.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Anoscha Forte Tablet

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Uses of Chondroitin

Chondroitin is used in osteoarthritis.
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Side effects of Chondroitin

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Abdominal cramp.

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How to use Chondroitin

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.
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Uses of Diacerein

Diacerein is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints.
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Side effects of Diacerein

Common

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Diacerein

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.

How Anoscha Forte Tablet works

Diacerein blocks the chemicals that cause inflammation and pain. It builds cartilage (the hard connective tissue in the bones near the joints) in the body.
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Uses of Glucosamine

Glucosamine is used in osteoarthritis.
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Side effects of Glucosamine

Common

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Glucosamine

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.

In Depth Information on Anoscha Forte Tablet

Expert advice for Chondroitin

Do not take chondroitin and consult your doctor:
  • If you have allergies, asthma, or prostate cancer.
  • If you have bleeding disorders or diabetes.
  • If you are taking blood thinners.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Diacerein

  • Do not take diacerein, if you are allergic to diacerein or any of the other ingredient.
  • Consult your doctor before using diacerein, if you have a history of any kidney problems; liver disease; chronic inflammatory conditions of the gut; or any dehydration problems.
  • Avoid using diacerein, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Expert advice for Glucosamine

  • Do not take glucosamine, if you are allergic to glucosamine or shell fish.
  • Avoid taking glucosamine, if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: diabetes; high cholesterol or triglycerides; cancer; liver disease; asthma or breathing disorder.
  • Do not continue the glucosamine, if you are having surgery.
Warnings
Special precautions for Anoscha Forte Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Anoscha Forte Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Anoscha Forte Tablet alters the abil
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
Anoscha Forte Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Anoscha Forte Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Anoscha Forte Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients w
ith liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Anoscha Forte Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Chondroitin

Q. Is Chondroitin sulfate found in bone?
Chondroitin sulfate is found in bone
Q. Does Chondroitin help arthritis?
Chondroitin is used to treat arthritis
Q. Is Chondroitin safe?
Chondroitin is safe if used as recommended. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is chondroitin necessary with glucosamine?
Chondroitin and glucosamine in combination are more effective
Q. Can I take glucosamine without chondroitin?
Do consult your doctor before use
Q. Is Chondroitin vegetarian?
Chondroitin is usually manufactured from animal sources, but is also available in non-animal form (for vegetarians). However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Q. Can I take glucosamine chondroitin with synthroid/levothyroxine?
Glucosamine and chondroitin should be taken 3 hours after taking levothyroxine. Do consult your doctor before use
Q. Does Chondroitin raise cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, cause constipation, cancer, and hair loss?
Chondroitin may raise cholesterol level, blood pressure, may cause constipation and hair loss. Chondroitin may promote spread and recurrence of prostate cancer. Chondroitin may worsen glucose intolerance in patients with untreated or undiagnosed diabetes
Q. Does Chondroitin sulfate contain sulfur/sulfa?
Chondroitin sulfate contains sulfate. It does not contain sulfa and can be taken by people allergic to sulfa (like sulphonamide).
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Frequently asked questions for Diacerein

Q. What is diacerein used for?
Diacerein is used for treating swelling and pain in the joints due to osteoarthritis
Q. How does diacerein work?
Diacerein belongs to a class of medication call anthraquinones. It acts by blocking chemicals which cause inflammation and destruction of cartilage in the body
Q. Is diacerein safe?
Diacerein is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor
Q. Is diacerein a steroid or painkiller?
Diacerein is not a steroid or pain killer
Q. What is diacerein with a glucosamine tab?
Diacerein is sometimes sold in combination with glucosamine for treating symptoms of osteoarthritis.
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Frequently asked questions for Glucosamine

Q. Is Glucosamine good for joints/ arthritis?
Yes,Glucosamine is used as an aid to relieve joint pain, swelling and stiffness due to arthritis
Q. Is Glucosamine safe for diabetics?
No,it is not safe for diabetics. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is Glucosamine a steroid/ blood thinner?
No,it is a sugar protein and not a steroid/blood thinner
Q. How long can I take Glucosamine for?
Patient may take Glucosamine for prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take glucosamine with statins/ calcium/ blood thinners/ levothyroxine/ beta blockers/ naproxen/ coffee/ warfarin/ blood pressure tablets?
Patient should not take glucosamine along with warfarin.Taking other medicines with glucosamine may alter the effects of glucosamine.Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does Glucosamine increase weight/ cause gas/ affect blood pressure/ increase blood sugar?
Glucosamine causing these side effects is very rare. However consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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