Cartidin 50 mg Capsule

Manufactured by Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
Composition: Diacerein
Prescription Required: Yes


Cartidin 50 mg Capsule is a medicine that belongs to the anthraquinone class and is used to treat the symptoms associated with degenerative diseases of the bones and joints. It is used to relieve pain and swelling associated with Osteoarthritis. This medicine is slow acting and is used as a long-term treatment option for osteoarthritis.


Commonly asked questions for Cartidin 50 mg Capsule

Onset of action

This medicine is slow acting and takes around 4-8 weeks to show its effect.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine is cumulative and can be observed for 4-8 weeks after the treatment is stopped.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnancy. Consult your doctor and discuss the risks and benefits before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women as the risk of adverse effects on the nursing infant is significantly high. Your doctor will determine the best course of treatment based on your clinical condition.


List of substitutes for Cartidin 50 mg Capsule

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Cartidin 50 mg Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Diasten 50 mg CapsuleUnichem Laboratories Ltd.
Durajoint 50 mg CapsuleAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Fitjoint 50 mg CapsuleEmcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Joincerin 50 mg CapsuleTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


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