Alkacip Syrup 100ml contains Disodium hydrogen citrate and is used in treating gout and certain kidney stones. It alkalizes urine by increasing the pH of urine, this increases the solubility of uric acid and gets it out of the body through urine. Alkacip Syrup 100ml should be used with caution in patients suffering from any kidney, heart or lung disease or who have high sodium or potassium levels in the body. It should be taken in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed by the doctor. You must have plenty of water when taking Alkacip Syrup 100ml....
Q: What are the causes of urinary tract infection?
A: When the urine system defence fails and allows the bacteria to enter the urinary tract through the urethra and multiplies in the urinary bladder to grow into a full-blown infection in the urinary tract, it is called urinary tract infection. Women are more susceptible to develop cystitis due to their short urethra. Sexually transmitted diseases like herpes, mycoplasma, chlamydia and gonorrhoea can cause infection of the urethra called urethritis.
Q: What is the cause of Gout?
A: When the uric acid levels are higher in the blood, they form urate crystals. These urate crystals accumulate in the joints and cause swelling and intense pain. This condition is called Gout.
Q: For how many days should I take Alkacip Syrup 100ml?
A: The dose and duration of your treatment will depend upon the severity of your condition and improvement after taking this medicine. Do not stop your own if you feel better; always follow your doctor's instruction.
Q: Why should Alkacip Syrup 100ml not be given on an empty stomach?
A: It should not be given to avoid undesirable effects such as an upset stomach. It should not be given on an empty stomach.