Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension


Overview

Uses of Hepatinic Suspension

Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension is used for primary biliary cirrhosis and gallbladder stones.

Hepatinic Suspension side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Rash
  • Hair loss
  • Itching
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Hepatinic Suspension

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. Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension is to be taken with food.

How Hepatinic Suspension works

Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension is a hepatoprotective medication. It works by reducing the amount of cholesterol in the blood and helps dissolve gall bladder stones that are composed mainly of cholesterol. It also improves liver enzymes, protects liver cells from injury due to toxic bile acids, and improves liver function.

Hepatinic Suspension related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension 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
Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Hepatinic Suspension?

If you miss a dose of Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension
Udcament Oral Suspension
Delcure Life Sciences
₹3.24/ml of Oral Suspension
9% costlier
Ursobact 125mg Oral Suspension
Ikon Remedies Pvt Ltd
₹2.99/ml of Oral Suspension
same price

Expert Advice

  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Drink plenty of fluids and inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension helps the liver perform its normal function.
  • It should preferably be taken after meals. One of the doses should always be taken after your evening meal.
  • Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension as this decreases the amount of Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension absorbed by your body.
  • Do not take Hepatinic 125 mg/5ml Suspension if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Hepatinic with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Imudrops, Neoral, Aurosporine
SERIOUS

FAQs

Q. Is Hepatinic safe?
Hepatinic is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Q. What is Hepatinic?
Hepatinic is a bile acid, a chemical substance present naturally in the body and it helps to control the amount of cholesterol in the blood. It is used to dissolve gallstones in a functioning gallbladder.
Q. How does Hepatinic work for primary biliary cirrhosis?
Hepatinic works for primary biliary cirrhosis by decreasing the production of cholesterol and by dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form stones.
Q. Does Hepatinic cause weight gain?
No effect of Hepatinic has been mentioned on the weight. Please consult your doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.
Q. Is Hepatinic effective for the treatment of gall stones?
Yes, Hepatinic is effective for the treatment of gallstones.
Q. What does Hepatinic do?
Hepatinic decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
Q. Is Hepatinic a steroid?
No, Hepatinic is not a steroid.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd., 8-2-337, Road No. 3, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500034, INDIA
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