Frequently asked questions for Diosmin
Q. What is Diosmin used for?Diosmin is used for treating various disorders of blood circulation and blood vessels, structures that carry blood to various parts of or body, such as arteries and veins. These disorders include piles (hemorrhoids), varicose veins, poor circulation in the legs (venous stasis), and swelling due to poor circulation and accumulation of body fluids (lymphedema).
Q. Is Diosmin effective?Diosmin is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. You may not notice any changes immediately but it has enormous health benefits and it keeps working. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Diosmin too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. What foods contain Diosmin naturally?Certain foods contain Diosmin naturally, like, oranges, lemons and other citrus fruits also contain a significant amount of Diosmin. Diosmin possesses anti inflammatory as well as antioxidant properties. These properties help in improving blood circulation, prevent harmful chemicals in our body, called free radicals, from causing damage to the blood vessels and also promote healing.
Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Diosmin?If you forget a dose of Diosmin, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Q. Is Diosmin safe?Diosmin is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.