Q. Can Alvitral be used in leg vein ulcer and swelling?
Yes, it can be used in the treatment of chronic conditions in which the leg vein becomes diseased or abnormal. Such conditions may include varicose veins and spider veins. These conditions can lead to ulcers in the lower leg along with leg swelling and pain. Contact your doctor if you have such a condition and get a consultation before you start taking this medication.
Q. Is Alvitral effective in diabetic retinopathy?
Yes, there is evidence that Alvitral is effective in cases of diabetic retinopathy. Alvitral acts as a potent antioxidant and prevents the action of highly damaging free radicals. It has also been seen that it improves the damage and overgrowth of layers of small blood vessels as seen in diabetic retinopathy.
Q. Can Alvitral completely heal leg ulcers?
Alvitral is useful in treating leg ulcers, but the healing depends upon the severity of the disease and the response of the patient. It is not given alone and is prescribed along with other therapies to make it more effective. Contact your doctor before you start using this medication as you might need other medications based on the severity and condition of the ulcer.
Q. Does Alvitral benefit in piles or hemorrhoids?
Yes, it is used in the treatment of piles. It effectively relieves the acute symptoms of hemorrhoidal disease in people who take a proper diet and have normal bowel habits. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Nov 2019. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.