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D Cet Forte Tablet

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Overview

Uses of D Cet Forte Tablet

D Cet Forte Tablet is used in the treatment of filariasis.

D Cet Forte Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Headache
  • Allergic reaction

How to use D Cet Forte Tablet

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. D Cet Forte Tablet is to be taken with food.

How D Cet Forte Tablet works

D Cet Forte Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Diethylcarbamazine and Cetirizine which treat filariasis. Diethylcarbamazine works by decreasing the muscular activity and causing paralysis of these worms while Cetirizine decreases the raised eosinophil count (white blood cells) and controls allergic symptoms like cough and breathlessness.

D Cet Forte Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
D Cet Forte Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of D Cet Forte Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
D Cet Forte Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
D Cet Forte Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of D Cet Forte Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. May cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
D Cet Forte Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of D Cet Forte Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to D Cet Forte

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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