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Overview

Uses of Dicfast-GM Tablet

Dicfast-GM Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Indigestion
  • Heartburn
  • Urine discolouration

How to use Dicfast-GM 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. Dicfast-GM Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Dicfast-GM Tablet works

Dicfast-GM Tablet is a combination of three medicines: Glucosamine, Diacerein and Methyl Sulfonyl Methane, which treats osteoarthritis. Glucosamine and Diacerein are proteoglycan synthesis stimulators while Methyl Sulfonyl Methane (MSM) is a nutritional supplement. Together, they help in the building of cartilage (the soft tissue around the joints) leading to joint repair. MSM additionally lowers inflammation (swelling) of the joints.

Dicfast-GM Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Dicfast-GM Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Dicfast-GM Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
Dicfast-GM Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dicfast-GM Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Dicfast-GM Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Dicfast-GM Tablet helps in relieving symptoms of osteoarthritis.
  • It may take several weeks to see treatment benefits. Keep taking the medicine as prescribed by your doctor. 
  • Side effects such as Nausea, Diarrhoea, abdominal pain, and indigestion may occur with Dicfast-GM Tablet. These may not be with everyone.
  • Any of the side effects other than those mentioned above if occur, do consult the treating physician.
  • Let your doctor know if your symptoms do not improve even after two to three months of taking the medication.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dicfast-GM

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I am suffering from left knee pain, I have visited doctor but I am not able to read medicine name please help, I am uploading medicine name.
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
You seems to have Osteoarthritis of kneesAvoid squatting and crossed-leg sitting Do Quadriceps strengthening exercises and Cycling exercises Do Hot Fomentation and apply Dynapar QPS sprayTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Ostoguard-GM twice daily and Cap Bio-D3-Strong once daily
Treatment of osteoarthritis of kneePain in knee joint aggravation rising from a seat and sitting while, and walking.Standing and walking is worst position
Dr. Trilok Kumar Jha
Bone & Joint Specialist
1.Tab. Nucoxia P 1 BD {twice a day after meals.}2.Tab Pan D 1 BD {twice a day before meals}3.Tab.Durajoint GM 1 BD4.Tab. Minosta D3 1 OD {once a day}5. Quadriceps drill & knee bending exercises.{Learn from Physiotherapist}Get Xray Both Knee AP & Lat.
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FAQs

Q. What are the storage conditions for Dicfast-GM?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Can the use of Dicfast-GM cause indigestion?

Dicfast-GM may cause indigestion. Take it with or after food to avoid Indigestion. Talk to your doctor if indigestion persists.

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References
  1. Drugs.com. Glucosamine. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Fidelix TS, Macedo CR, Maxwell LJ, et al. Diacerein for osteoarthritis. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014;(2):CD005117. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Drugs.com. Methyl Sulfonyl Methane. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Glucosamine. Dublin, Ireland: Blue Bio Pharmaceuticals Ltd. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  5. ScienceDirect. Methyl Sulfonyl Methane. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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