Livokind 250 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Livokind Tablet

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

Livokind Tablet side effects

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

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.

Livokind Tablet related warnings

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?

If you miss a dose of Livokind 250 mg Tablet, 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.
Livokind 250 mg Tablet
₹2/Tablet
Ursodil 250 Tablet
Zydus Cadila
₹20.62/Tablet
931% costlier

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Livokind 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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Livokind

sir, my father 61 years old man,have liver cirrhosis ,middle stage now using golbi 300mg tablet daily 2times , i want to know whether any problem if use low cost table substitute for golbi ??
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
no there is no problem u can use low cost golbiuse LIVOKIND 300 mg ,its cheap and from good brand as well
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FAQs

Q. Is Livokind safe?

Livokind is generally well tolerated and safe if used in the prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your physician/doctor.

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. How does Livokind work for primary biliary cirrhosis?

Livokind treats primary biliary cirrhosis by decreasing the production of cholesterol and dissolving the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form stones.

Q. Does Livokind cause weight gain?

No, the use of Livokind does not affect the weight of the patient. However, please consult your doctor in case you experience weight gain or weight loss while taking this drug.

Q. Is Livokind effective for the treatment of gallstones?

Yes, Livokind is effective for the treatment of gallstones. In fact it is majorly used to treat gallstones.

Q. What does Livokind do?

Livokind decreases the production of cholesterol and dissolves the cholesterol in bile so that it does not form gallstones.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
208, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III, New Delhi - 110020
MRP
20
10 tablets in 1 strip
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