Information about Metadoxine

Metadoxine uses

Metadoxine is used in the treatment of cholestatic liver diseases, alcoholic fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver.

How metadoxine works

Metadoxine belongs to class of drugs called liver protectives. It acts by increasing the alcohol elimination from the blood and tissues, thus preventing liver damage.

Common side effects of metadoxine

Nausea, Rash, Abdominal pain, Hair loss, Itching, Diarrhoea.

Available Medicine for Metadoxine

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    Micro Labs Ltd
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Expert advice for Metadoxine

  • Metadoxine should be taken preferably after meals.
  • Do not take antacids that contain aluminum while you are taking the Metadoxine. This is because antacids decrease the amount of Metadoxine absorbed by the body.
  • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.

Content on this page was last updated on 09 June, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)