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food interaction for RUFIX FORTE

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alcohol
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There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR RUFIX FORTE

Diacerein(50mg)

Uses

Diacerein is used in osteoarthritis

Common side effects

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea
Glucosamine(750mg)

Uses

Glucosamine is used in osteoarthritis

Common side effects

Nausea, Abdominal cramp, Diarrhoea
Methyl Sulfonyl Methane(250mg)

Uses

Methyl Sulfonyl Methane is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, muscular pain and rheumatoid arthritis

How it works

Methyl Sulfonyl Methane blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, pain, and fever.

Common side effects

Nausea, Acute toxicity, Rash, Stomach upset

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Expert advice FOR RUFIX FORTE

  • Do not take diacerein, if you are allergic to diacerein or any of the other ingredient.
  • Consult your doctor before using diacerein, if you have a history of any kidney problems; liver disease; chronic inflammatory conditions of the gut; or any dehydration problems.
  • Avoid using diacerein, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR RUFIX FORTE

Diacerein

Q.

What is diacerein used for?
Diacerein is used for treating swelling and pain in the joints due to osteoarthritis

Q.

How does diacerein work?
Diacerein belongs to a class of medication call anthraquinones. It acts by blocking chemicals which cause inflammation and destruction of cartilage in the body

Q.

Is diacerein safe?
Diacerein is safe when taken for an indication and at a dose strictly instructed by your doctor

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Q.

Is diacerein a steroid or painkiller?
Diacerein is not a steroid or pain killer

Q.

What is diacerein with a glucosamine tab?
Diacerein is sometimes sold in combination with glucosamine for treating symptoms of osteoarthritis.

Glucosamine

Q.

Is glucosamine good for joints/ arthritis?
Yes,glucosamine is used as an aid to relieve joint pain, swelling and stiffness due to arthritis

Q.

Is glucosamine safe for diabetics?
No,it is not safe for diabetics. Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use

Q.

Is glucosamine a steroid/ blood thinner?
No,it is a sugar protein and not a steroid/blood thinner

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How long can I take glucosamine for?
Patient may take glucosamine for prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor

Q.

Can I take glucosamine with statins/ calcium/ blood thinners/ levothyroxine/ beta blockers/ naproxen/ coffee/ warfarin/ blood pressure tablets?
Patient should not take glucosamine along with warfarin.Taking other medicines with glucosamine may alter the effects of glucosamine.Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required

Q.

Does glucosamine increase weight/ cause gas/ affect blood pressure/ increase blood sugar?
Glucosamine causing these side effects is very rare. However consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)