Medicine Overview of Genucerin Capsule
Genucerin Capsule is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis of knee and hip joints.
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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. Genucerin Capsule is to be taken with food.
Genucerin 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 Genucerin 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.
Genucerin Capsule related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Genucerin 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.
Genucerin Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Genucerin Capsule alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Genucerin Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Genucerin Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Genucerin Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Diacerein, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Genucerin Capsule
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
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.
Genucerin interacts with these medicines
Taking Genucerin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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