Hepamerz Granules contains a combination of two medicine L-Ornithine and L-Aspartate. These are a combination of two amino acids. It enhances the detoxification process of ammonia in the body. This medicine is useful in treating conditions associated with liver damage and improving the symptoms due to damaged liver. This medicine is to be taken after having your meals and in doses and duration as prescribed by the doctor. The side effects with Hepa-Merz granules are mild and manageable like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain but still if you experience any other symptoms tell your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about all the medicines, supplements and herbs your take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from, before starting this medicine....
Q: How does Hepamerz granules work?
A: Hepamerz granules contains two amino acids named Ornithine and Aspartate. These amino acids increase the detoxification process of ammonia (which is a waste product of body metabolism). So symptoms due to altered brain functionality and damaged liver eventually improve. It is useful in conditions like fatty and damaged liver, liver infection and hepatic encephalopathy (alteration of brain function).
Q: Who should not take this Hepa-Merz granules?
A: If you are allergic to any of the contents of Hepa-Merz granules or your kidney functions are severely impaired, should not take this medicine.
Q: I have diabetes mellitus, do I need to take Hepamerz granules?
A: Diabetic patients are prone to develop altered liver functions. If you have any of the symptoms like pain in the stomach, loss of appetite, bloating, nausea, tiredness, yellow skin and eyes, confusion, bad breath, tremors in hand, itching or bleeding, visit your doctor and inform them about that. Your doctor will get your liver function tests done and then decide if you need Hepamerz granules or not. You should avoid self-medication.
Q: What are the side effects of Hepamerz Granules 5 gm?
A: Nausea, vomiting, gas, stomach pain and diarrhoea are some of the side effects of Hepamerz granules. If you experience anything abnormal, contact your doctor for help.
Q: Can we use Hepamerz granules in children?
A: Hepamerz granules is not recommended for use in children as the safety data to use this medicine in children is not available. You should consult a doctor after evaluating the risk and effectiveness; he/she may decide.
Q: Is Hepamerz Granules habit-forming?
A: No, Hepamerz Granules are not habit-forming.
Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before starting Hepa-Merz granules 5 gm?
Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history
Inform your doctor if you have heart, liver or kidney diseases or any other condition
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby
Q: What are Hepa merz granules used for?
A: Hepa merz granules are used to treat various types of liver problems by protecting them from harmful chemicals and thus improving liver functions.
Q: How to take Hepa merz granules?
A: Hepa merz granules can be dissolved in a glass of water, tea or juice and taken with or after meals. If you have any doubts regarding how and when to take them, consult a doctor.