Uses of Flextra D Capsule

FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis.

Flextra D Capsule side effects

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

How to use Flextra D 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. FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE is to be taken with food.

How Flextra D Capsule works

FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE 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.

Flextra D Capsule related warnings

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE 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 FLEXTRA D 750 MG/50 MG/250 MG CAPSULE. 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 Flextra D

Ii want to know whether osteoarthritis of knees is the result of uric acid deposited in the knees.since kidney is not so strong as to excrete uric acid from the blood and it gets deposited in the knees and other joints in the body
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
this is not true in all the cases, some times your uric acid production has increased due to improper metabolism, in any case we need to take medicine. above all for kidney you should go for Full KFT and LFT profile.
Knee Pain in both knee, uric acid 5.7, I am diabetic and on medication and controlled, I am playing badminton.
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
At your age the osteoarthritis begins to start and it could be also do you do your overweight in case you areI would advise you to get your vitamin D level checked and get knee x-rays done and send it to me and meanwhile you can start with Quadriceps exercises and try to cut down on your weight if you are overweight
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Q. What are the storage conditions for Flextra D?

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 Flextra D cause indigestion?

Flextra D may cause indigestion. Take it with or after food to avoid Indigestion. Talk to your doctor if indigestion persists.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Aug 2018.
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