Collagen Peptide-type II

Description

Collagen Peptide-type II is a supplementary medicine used for the treatment of patients with conditions such as sports injuries, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It is also used as a supplementary drink by athletes.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Collagen Peptide-type II

  • Nausea
  • Heartburn
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Drowsiness
  • Headache
  • Allergic Skin Reaction

Uses of Collagen Peptide-type II

What is it prescribed for?

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sports injury recuperation
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • Onset of action
    The amount of time required for this supplement to show its action is not clinically established.
  • Duration of effect
    The amount of time for which this supplement remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Safe with alcohol?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is it habit forming?
    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Usage in pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Usage while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Allergy

This supplement is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to chicken or beef.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Hormone replacement therapy

This medicine should be used with caution in patients receiving hormone replacement therapy due to the increased risk of undesired side effects. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

Hepatic impairment

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of liver diseases due to the increased risk of undesired side effects. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.

Overdose

An overdose of this supplement is extremely unlikely since it is water soluble and any excess supplement is usually eliminated through urine. However, it is recommended that you contact your doctor immediately if you suspect an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

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

Instructions

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

Estrogens

Immunomodulators

Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take this supplement at least 1 hour before food or 2 hours after the meals. Do not take in larger amounts than advised. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this supplement without consulting your doctor.
Miscelleneous

To be taken on an empty stomach

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Does not cause sleepiness

How it works
It works by producing certain substances in the body which are responsible for rebuilding the cartilage and reducing symptoms associated with sports injuries, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Nutraceutical products

Schedule

N/A

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https://examine.com/supplements/type-ii-collagen/

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http://www.dupact.com/

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Information on this page was last updated on 28 Dec 2017

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