Diaceron 50 mg Capsule

Manufactured by Adcock Ingram Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Composition: Diacerein
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Diaceron 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.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Diaceron 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.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Diaceron 50 mg Capsule

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

Cartishine 50 mg CapsuleSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd.
Diacer 50 mg CapsuleCadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Ostogard 50 mg CapsuleMicro Labs Ltd.
Zerine 50 mg CapsuleSanofi India Ltd.

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