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Sorbidiol 300 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Sorbidiol Tablet

Sorbidiol 300 Tablet is used in the treatment of primary biliary cirrhosis and gallbladder stones.

Sorbidiol Tablet side effects

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

How to use Sorbidiol 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. Sorbidiol 300 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Sorbidiol Tablet works

Sorbidiol 300 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.

Sorbidiol Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sorbidiol 300 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
Sorbidiol 300 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
Sorbidiol 300 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Sorbidiol 300 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Sorbidiol 300 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sorbidiol Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Sorbidiol 300 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.
Sorbidiol 300 Tablet
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Interaction with Drugs

Taking Sorbidiol 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 Sorbidiol

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Is sorbidiol for joundis prbm?Which is best medicine for joundis prblm??
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
Ask A Chemist
please consult a gastroenterologist for this problem. he would be the best person to guide you
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 it safe to use Sorbidiol for long term?

Sorbidiol should be used as long as prescribed by your doctor. Sorbidiol is usually considered to be safe when taken in the recommended dose and duration.

Q. What is Sorbidiol?

Sorbidiol 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. Does Sorbidiol cause weight gain?

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

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References
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20, Dr. E. Moses Road, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai - 400 011
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