Medicine Overview of Heparid Syrup
Uses of Heparid Syrup
Heparid 50mg Syrup is used in the treatment of Cholestatic liver diseases, Alcoholic fatty liver disease and Non-alcoholic fatty liver.
Side effects of Heparid Syrup
Nausea, Abdominal bloating, Diarrhoea, Indigestion, Loss of appetite, Stomach pain, Stomach upset, Back pain, Hair loss, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Itching, Rash.
How to use Heparid Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Heparid 50mg Syrup with food.
How Heparid Syrup works
Silymarin is an active principle obtained from milk thistle seed (Silybum marianum) . It might protect liver cells from toxic chemicals and drugs. It also seems to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects. Milk thistle plant extract might enhance the effects of estrogen..
In Depth Information on Heparid Syrup
Expert advice for Heparid Syrup
- Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking the Heparid. This is because antacids decrease the amount of Heparid absorbed by the body.
- Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
- Heparid should be taken preferably after meals.
Special precautions for Heparid 50mg Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Heparid 50mg Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
Milk secretion may increase....
Milk secretion may increase.
Heparid 50mg Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Heparid+more
50mg Syrup in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Eldapril 10mg Tablet, Preventopril 5mg Tablet, Ramipres 1.25mg Tablet, Dilvas 2.5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Heparid 50mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Silymarin
Q. Is silymarin/milk thistle safe?
Silymarin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is silymarin same as milk thistle?
Yes, silymarin is a compound obtained from milk thistle seed
Q. Is silymarin good for liver?
Silymarin acts as liver protectant and has been found to be effective for certain liver disease. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Is silymarin good for kidney?
It is good for kidney as found in some studie
Q. Is silymarin a flavonoidYes ,it contains a mixture of flavonolignans consisting of silibinin, isosilibinin, silicristin and silidianin.Is silymarin a blood thinner?
No, it acts as liver protectant
Q. Does silymarin protect liver?
Yes, silymarin acts as liver protectant
Q. Does silymarin cause low cholesterol level, diarrhea, lower bilirubin?
Diahhrea is the common side effect of silymarin. No clinically observable effect on cholesterol and bilirubin has been reported. Patient should follow doctor's advice regarding possible side effects
Q. Does silymarin have estrogen?
No, however it may acts like estrogen.
Substitutes for Heparid
No substitutes found for this medicine