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Daflon 500mg Tablet

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Introduction

Daflon 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of acute or chronic hemorrhoids, varicose veins and lymphedema. It improves blood flow in the veins and restores its function.

Daflon 500mg Tablet is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your doctor know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are abdominal pain, headache, nausea, and diarrhea. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine may also cause diarrhea, so it is better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine as it may help to prevent dehydration. Lifestyle modifications like reducing smoking, increasing exercise, and a healthy diet will help you to get better results.

Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine. You should let your doctor know if you have liver or kidney heart problems.

Uses of Daflon Tablet

Benefits of Daflon Tablet

In Varicose veins

Varicose veins are caused due to problems with blood flow from the veins of the legs to the heart causing discomfort. Daflon 500mg Tablet helps improve blood flow, decreases leakage as well as rupture of veins, prevents clotting of blood, and also acts as an antioxidant to promote healing. This relieves symptoms of varicose veins such as pain and inflammation. Eventually, it can help you carry out your daily activities easily and improves the quality of life.

In Piles

Daflon 500mg Tablet promotes healing in plies (hemorrhoids). It improves blood flow and effectively relieves pain, swelling, irritation or itching caused due to piles. Always use the medicine as prescribed to get maximum benefit. Make sure to avoid spicy, oil-rich food and take plenty of fibers to aid in digestion and ensure speedy recovery.

In Lymphedema

Lymphedema means swelling that occurs due to problems in the circulation of our body fluids. Daflon 500mg Tablet improves the circulatory system and therefore treats as well as prevents swelling. It will also relieve any pain or inflammation which may be present with the swelling. Exercise and massage will also help you recover faster and improve healing.

Side effects of Daflon Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Daflon

  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Nausea

How to use Daflon 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. Daflon 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Daflon Tablet works

Daflon 500mg Tablet is a flavonoid. It works by blocking the action of chemical messengers (prostaglandins, thromboxane A2) which cause inflammation (swelling) of the veins. This improves blood flow in the veins and restores normal vein function.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Daflon 500mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Daflon 500mg Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Daflon 500mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Daflon 500mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Daflon 500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Daflon 500mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Daflon Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Daflon 500mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick Tips

  • Do not take Daflon 500mg Tablet for more than three months without medical supervision.
  • Daflon 500mg Tablet is safe to use for a period of three months for most of the patients.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Disaccharide Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
CARDIAC

Patient Concerns

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medicine for bleeding piles. gas in stomach. I taking daflon 500 since one month and ocid 20 +amtas at for blood pressure I have no sugar et.
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Ayurveda
For constipation & piles Use triphala churna with mild hot water at night.Apply coconut oil with camphor on piles mass. In case bleeding use Alam powder 1/4 tea spoon put in to 2-3 lit. Water and take sitz bath.
Is there any treatment for varicose veins in Ayurveda
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Ayurveda
Kindly share pics of varicose veins
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FAQs

Q. What is Daflon 500mg Tablet used for?

Daflon 500mg Tablet is used for treating various disorders of blood circulation and blood vessels, structures that carry blood to various parts of or body, such as arteries and veins. These disorders include piles (hemorrhoids), varicose veins, poor circulation in the legs (venous stasis), and swelling due to poor circulation and accumulation of body fluids (lymphedema).

Q. Is Daflon 500mg Tablet effective?

Daflon 500mg Tablet is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. You may not notice any changes immediately but it has enormous health benefits and it keeps working. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Daflon 500mg Tablet too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Q. What foods contain Diosmin naturally?

Certain foods contain Diosmin naturally, like, oranges, lemons and other citrus fruits also contain a significant amount of Diosmin. Diosmin possesses anti inflammatory as well as antioxidant properties. These properties help in improving blood circulation, prevent harmful chemicals in our body, called free radicals, from causing damage to the blood vessels and also promote healing.

Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Daflon 500mg Tablet?

If you forget a dose of Daflon 500mg Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.

Q. Is Daflon 500mg Tablet safe?

Daflon 500mg Tablet is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

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References

  1. Drugs.com. Diosmin. [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available form:External Link

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