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Livokind 250 mg Tablet

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Composition for Livokind 250 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Livokind 250 mg Tablet

Primary biliary cirrhosis, Gallbladder stones
MRP
20
₹2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Livokind Tablet

Uses of Livokind Tablet

Livokind 250 mg Tablet is used for primary biliary cirrhosis and gallbladder stones.

Livokind Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Livokind are Nausea, Rash, Hair loss, Itching, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Livokind Tablet

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. Livokind 250 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Livokind Tablet works

Livokind 250 mg Tablet 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.

In Depth Information on Livokind Tablet

Expert advice for Livokind Tablet

  • Livokind 250 mg Tablet should be taken preferably after meals.
  • Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking the Livokind 250 mg Tablet. This is because antacids decrease the amount of Livokind 250 mg Tablet absorbed by the body.
  • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
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Livokind Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Livokind Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Livokind 250 mg Tablet 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
Livokind 250 mg Tablet 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
Livokind 250 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Livokind 250 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Livokind 250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Livokind Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Livokind 250 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Livokind Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ursodeoxycholic Acid / Ursodiol

Q. What is Livokind?
Livokind 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. Is Livokind safe?
Livokind is generally well tolerated and safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/ doctor.
Q. How does Livokind work for primary biliary cirrhosis?
Livokind 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 Livokind cause weight gain/ weight loss?
No effect of Livokind has been mentioned on the weight. Please consult your physician/ doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.
Q. How does Livokind works for primary biliary cirrhosis/obstructive cholestasis?
Livokind works by decreasing the production of cholesterol and by dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it cannot form stones.
Q. Is Livokind effective for the treatment of gall stones?
Yes, Livokind is effective for the treatment of radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder.
Q. What is Livokind used for?
Livokind is used for dissolving radiolucent gallstones made of cholesterol in a functioning gallbladder and for the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis.
Q. How does Livokind work in obstetric cholestasis?
Livokind helps in improving pruritus and liver function in women with obstetric cholestasis. Always consult your physician before taking Livokind as there is limited data available on the use of Livokind during pregnancy. This must not be used during pregnancy unless clearly indicated.
Q. What does Livokind do?
Livokind decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
Q. Is Livokind a steroid?
No, Livokind is not a steroid.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Livokind with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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