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Overview

Introduction

Lornit 150 Tablet is used in the treatment of liver disease. It protects the liver from harmful chemical substances and improves the functioning of the liver.

Lornit 150 Tablet is to be taken in dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. You can take it with or without food. You must take the medicine regularly at a fixed time each day to get the maximum benefit from it. Taking more than recommended doses of this medicine may have harmful effects on your health. The course of the treatment must be completed for better efficacy.

This medicine is generally well tolerated with little or no side effects. However, if you experience any symptoms which you think are due to the medicine, inform your doctor. If you experience any kind of allergic reactions (severe rashes, difficulty in swallowing, shortness of breath, swelling, etc.), you must call for immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any kidney disease. Also, tell your doctor if you are on any medication for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with the doctors before taking it. If you are a known allergic to the medicine, you must refrain from using this medicine and consult your doctor. During the treatment, your doctor may advise regular blood tests to monitor blood creatinine and blood/urine urea levels.

Uses of Lornit Tablet

Side effects of Lornit Tablet

Common
  • No common side effects seen

How to use Lornit 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. Lornit 150 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Lornit Tablet works

Lornit 150 Tablet is a combination of two amino acids which works by protecting the liver from harmful chemical substances (free radicals), thus preventing liver damage.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
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It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Lornit 150 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
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Information regarding the use of Lornit 150 Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
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Information regarding the use of Lornit 150 Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
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It is not known whether Lornit 150 Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
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There is limited information available on the use of Lornit 150 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
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There is limited information available on the use of Lornit 150 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • When taking L-ornithine l-aspartate from sachet, always dissolve in a glass of water, juice or tea and take along with a meal or after it.
  • When taking L-ornithine l-aspartate as infusion, your doctor will adjust the infusion rate if liver function is substantially impaired to prevent nausea and vomiting.
  • You will be regularly monitored for blood creatinine and blood/urine urea levels.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if patient is allergic to L-ornithine l-aspartate or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not given to patient with severe kidney dysfunction.

Patient Concerns

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Fatty liver disease with enlarged liver
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Take cytozen capsule twice, lavanbhasksr churan half spoon twice
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FAQs

Q. Is it ok to take alcohol when taking Lornit?

No, it is not recommended to take alcohol when on Lornit. It is a medicine given in cases of liver failure. Although, there are no reported interaction. Still, in cases of liver failure, alcohol should be avoided as it could worsen your complication of liver disease.

Q. What is Lornit?

Lornit is made up of two amino acids. It is most commonly used in cases of liver diseases in order to prevent it from abnormal brain function called hepatic encephalopathy.

Q. Is it safe to give Lornit to pregnant or lactating women?

Lornit is not recommended for use in pregnant or breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. It is advised that if your doctor prescribes you this medicine then you must discuss all the risks and benefits associated with this medicine.

Q. What is the use of Lornit in the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy (HE)?

Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a brain disorder which occurs in patients with liver failure. In liver failure, there is increased bacterial growth in the intestine which leads to an accumulation of ammonia in blood. This deteriorating condition of the liver starts affecting the functioning of the brain, causing Hepatic encephalopathy. Lornit works by detoxifying the ammonia from the blood, hence decreasing the free ammonia from the body. This, as a result, helps decrease the abnormal functioning of the brain caused due to liver failure.

Q. How is Lornit given?

Lornit can be given orally, with or without food. Your doctor will suggest the appropriate dose depending on the patient’s health condition and severity of the disease.

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References
  1. Goh ET, Stokes CS, Sidhu SS, et al. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2018;5. [Accessed 05 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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