Tonolive Solution

200 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Tonolive Solution


Uses of Tricholine Citrate

Tricholine Citrate is used in the treatment of increased cholesterol.

Side effects of Tricholine Citrate




How to use Tricholine Citrate

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.

How Tonolive Solution works

Tricholine citrate is a bile acid binding agent. It removes bile acid from the body. The liver then produces more bile acids using cholesterol. Because the body use cholesterol to make bile acids, the levels of cholesterol in the body is lowered.

Uses of Sorbitol

Sorbitol is used in constipation.

Side effects of Sorbitol




How to use Sorbitol

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.

How Tonolive Solution works

Sorbitol works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.

In Depth Information on Tonolive Solution

Expert advice for Tricholine Citrate

  • Lowers ""bad"" cholesterol (LDL) and raises ""good"" cholesterol (HDL).
  • Regular exercise and low-fat diet further helps to lower levels of fat in the blood.
  • Can be used with other medications to lower cholesterol.
  • Can delay or decrease the absorption of certain medicines such as digoxin, warfarin and thyroxine. You may take them 1 hour before or 4 hours after taking Tricholine Citrate.
  • Always take Tricholine Citrate with food and a full glass of water.
  • A multivitamin supplement containing vitamins A, D, and K, and β-carotene is recommended when taking Tricholine Citrate.

Expert advice for Sorbitol

  • Avoid taking a Sorbitol for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement. 
  • Together with Sorbitol, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • A Sorbitol should preferably be taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • Notify your doctor if you are on a low-sugar diet because the Sorbitol contains sugars.
  • Take Sorbitol after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
Special precautions for Tonolive Solution
No interaction found
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Tonolive Solution
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Tonolive Solution may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Tonolive Solution should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tonolive Solution may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Tonoliv
e Solution in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Sorbitol

Q. Is Sorbitol safe/ safe for diabetics/bad/ affect or raise blood sugar?
Sorbitol is safe in most patients if taken at recommended dosage and duration. However, higher dosages may cause stomach cramps and diarrhea in some patients. It is generally safe to be used in diabetes but hyperglycemia (raised blood sugar) from metabolism of absorbed Sorbitol may occur in some diabetic patients
Q. Does Sorbitol/weight gain/headaches/bloating?
Sorbitol may cause bloating, it can cause severe side effects such as sudden weight gain in some patients
Q. Does Sorbitol reduce dental caries/ cause tooth decay?
Consuming Sorbitol-sweetened (sugar-free) products instead of regular ones can play an important role in reducing a person's tooth decay rate and will prevent dental carries.

Substitutes for Tonolive

No substitutes found for this medicine
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