Dcr Capsule

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Composition for Dcr Capsule

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Primary uses of Dcr Capsule

Osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints
MRP
81
₹8.1/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Dcr Capsule

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Uses of Dcr Capsule

Dcr Capsule is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints.
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Dcr Capsule side effects

Common

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Dcr Capsule

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. Dcr Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Dcr Capsule works

Dcr Capsule blocks the chemicals that cause inflammation and pain. It builds cartilage (the hard connective tissue in the bones near the joints) in the body.

In Depth Information on Dcr Capsule

Expert advice for Dcr Capsule

  • 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.
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Dcr Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Dcr Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Dcr Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Dcr Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Dcr Capsule alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
Dcr Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dcr Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Dcr Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Dcr Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Dcr Capsule, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Dcr Capsule

Frequently asked questions about 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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Taking Dcr with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Dcr with Sitagliptin
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Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Dcr with Linagliptin
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Medicines with composition Linagliptin: Trajenta
Dcr with Repaglinide
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Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm, Repide
Dcr with Miglitol
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Medicines with composition Miglitol: Glock, Glybloc, Mignar, Misobit, Euglitol, Miglit
Dcr with Vildagliptin
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Medicines with composition Vildagliptin: Galvus, Zomelis, Jalra, Vysov
Dcr with Nateglinide
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Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Dcr with Exenatide
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Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Dcr with Glipizide
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Dcr with Acarbose
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Dcr with Teneligliptin
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Medicines with composition Teneligliptin: Teneza, Tenepure, Eternex T, Tenuvia, Zita Plus, Tiban, Jaril, Dynaglipt, Tenglyn, Tglip, Tenepride, Ziten
Dcr with Tolbutamide
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Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Dcr with Rosiglitazone
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Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon, Senzia
Dcr with Liraglutide
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Medicines with composition Liraglutide: Victoza
Dcr with Saroglitazar
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Medicines with composition Saroglitazar: Lipaglyn
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Medicines with composition Insulin Glulisine: Apidra
Dcr with Saxagliptin
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Medicines with composition Saxagliptin: Onglyza
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