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Livophos 350mg Tablet

Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Livophos 350mg Tablet

Primary uses of Livophos 350mg Tablet

15 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Livophos Tablet


Uses of Livophos Tablet

Livophos 350mg Tablet is used in nutritional deficiencies.

Livophos Tablet side effects


Nausea, Abdominal bloating, Stomach pain.


How to use Livophos 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. Livophos 350mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Livophos Tablet works

Lecithin or phosphatidylcholine is a type of lipid (phospholipid) naturally found in the body and plays important roles in maintenance of cell membrane (outer protective covering of cells) which is essential for several biological processes. As a health supplement, lecithin is known to lower blood levels of cholesterol by aiding its removal; protect the liver from toxins and infections (hepatoprotective) and protect the nervous stem by nourishing the cell membrane.

In Depth Information on Livophos Tablet

Expert advice for Livophos Tablet

  • Do consult your doctor before taking lecithin, if you have malabsorption (poor absorption of nutrients across the digestive tract into blood circulation) problems. You may develop loose motions (diarrhea) or excess fats in feces (steatorrhea).
  • Use of lecithin in children should strictly be under medical supervision.
  • Lecithin supplements are usually meant to be taken three times daily with meals.
  • Do consult your doctor before using lecithin, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
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Livophos Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Livophos Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Livophos 350mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Livophos 350mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Livophos 350mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Livophos 350mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Livophos Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Livophos 350mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

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Frequently asked questions about Livophos Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Lecithin

Please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand regarding source and other additives before use
Livophos is a type of lipid or fat (phospholipid) that offers several health benefits. In the form of a supplement it is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No. Livophos is a type of lipid or fat (phospholipid) that offers several health benefits
Soy or soybean is a major source of Livophos
Q. Can I take lecithin with fish oil/ thyroxin/ antibiotics/ statins/ blood pressure tablets/ simvastatin?
Yes.There are no known major interactions of lecithin with fish oil, thyroxin, commonly used antibiotics or blood pressure medicines and statins including simvastatin
It may be beneficial in reducing body weight. Livophos is usually used as a part of a regimen that includes diet, exercise and other medications
Q. Reduce cholesterol?
Lecithin is used to aid treatment of lowering blood cholesterol
Livophos has no known effect on lowering blood pressure or changing the fluidity of blood. It does not ‘burn fat' (increase metabolism that helps lower fat).It reduces fat through a different mechanism. Livophos has no known effect on production or release of breast milk
No.Causing gas and acne are not among the possible side effects of Livophos
Livophos has shown positive effects on memory in patients with Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
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