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Dicon 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Dicon 50mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Dicon 50mg Tablet

Osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints
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₹2.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Dicon Tablet

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Uses of Dicon Tablet

Dicon 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints.
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Dicon Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Dicon 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. Dicon 50mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Dicon Tablet works

Dicon 50mg Tablet 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 Dicon Tablet

Expert advice for Dicon Tablet

  • 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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Dicon Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dicon Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Dicon 50mg Tablet 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
Dicon 50mg Tablet 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 Dicon 50mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
Dicon 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dicon 50mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Dicon 50mg Tablet 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 Dicon Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dicon 50mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Dicon Tablet

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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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