FLEXTRA 1500MG POWDER

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Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for FLEXTRA 1500MG POWDER

Glucosamine (1500mg), Glucosamine (1500mg)

Primarily used for

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Substitutes for FLEXTRA POWDER

VIARTRIX 1500MG POWDER
Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹4.97/GM of powder
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Medicine Overview of FLEXTRA POWDER

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Uses of FLEXTRA POWDER

Flextra 1500mg powder is used in osteoarthritis.
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Side effects of FLEXTRA POWDER

Common

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea.

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How to use FLEXTRA POWDER

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. It is better to take Flextra 1500mg powder with food.

In Depth Information on FLEXTRA POWDER

Expert advice for FLEXTRA POWDER

  • Do not take glucosamine, if you are allergic to glucosamine or shell fish.
  • Avoid taking glucosamine, if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: diabetes; high cholesterol or triglycerides; cancer; liver disease; asthma or breathing disorder.
  • Do not continue the glucosamine, if you are having surgery.
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Warnings
Special precautions for FLEXTRA 1500MG POWDER
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
FORXIGA 5MG TABLET, FORXIGA 10MG TABLET, GLI 2MG TABLET, ZITA PLUS 20MG TABLET

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for FLEXTRA 1500MG POWDER

Frequently asked questions for Glucosamine

Q. Is glucosamine good for joints/ arthritis?
Yes,glucosamine is used as an aid to relieve joint pain, swelling and stiffness due to arthritis
Q. Is glucosamine safe for diabetics?
No,it is not safe for diabetics. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is glucosamine a steroid/ blood thinner?
No,it is a sugar protein and not a steroid/blood thinner
Q. How long can I take glucosamine for?
Patient may take glucosamine for prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take glucosamine with statins/ calcium/ blood thinners/ levothyroxine/ beta blockers/ naproxen/ coffee/ warfarin/ blood pressure tablets?
Patient should not take glucosamine along with warfarin.Taking other medicines with glucosamine may alter the effects of glucosamine.Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does glucosamine increase weight/ cause gas/ affect blood pressure/ increase blood sugar?
Glucosamine causing these side effects is very rare. However consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
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