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Lioton Gel 20gm

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20g Gel in Tube
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Lioton 500 IU Description

Lioton 500 Gel is an anticoagulant that contains Heparin as its primary ingredient. It is used to treat post-injection superficial thrombophlebitis by applying it to the skin (inflammation of a vein d...
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ContainsHeparin(500.0 Iu)
Usesprevention of blood clots
Side effectsdry skin, burning, stinging, itching, skin redness, skin irritation
ClassificationANTI-COAGULANT
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Uses of Lioton 500 IU

  • Prevention of blood clots

Contraindications of Lioton 500 IU

  • Allergic reactions to heparin or any other excipient of the medication
  • In contact dermatitis

Side effects of Lioton 500 IU

  • Dry skin
  • Burning
  • Stinging
  • Itching
  • Skin redness
  • Skin irritation

Precautions and Warnings of Lioton 500 IU

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Lioton Gel during pregnancy?
A:
Lioton Gel may not be safe for pregnancy. Limited human trials and animal research claim that it might be harmful to the baby. Your obstetrician will confirm the benefits over the risks before prescribing.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Lioton Gel while breastfeeding?
A:
You should apply this lotion only after a doctor's prescription. Avoid application to the chest area to avoid accidental ingestion by the infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Lioton Gel?
A:
Lioton Gel is safe while driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lioton Gel?
A:
Yes. The use of Lioton Gelis safe. There is no evidence of Lioton Gel and alcohol interactions.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You should apply Lioton gel to affected areas as advised by your doctor
  • You must not use it more often or for longer than recommended by your doctor
  • You must inform your doctor if your pain hasn't improved after seven days of treatment
  • Your skin will get sensitive to the sun after the use of this gel; use sun protection
  • You may feel temporary burning, itching, or redness at the application site
  • You are using other prescription or non-prescription medication

Mode of Action of Lioton 500 IU

How Does It Work?

Lioton 500 Gel is a blood thinner. It is an anticoagulant that contains Heparin as an active ingredient which instantly penetrates sick tissue without leaving residues or degreasing the skin after app...
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Directions for Use of Lioton 500 IU

  • Use it as directed by your specialist in quantity, application time, and frequency
  • Read the directions on the Lioton 500 Gel packaging before usage
  • After cleansing and drying the affected region, apply the gel
  • After applying, cleanse your hands unless they are in the afflicted area
  • Do not discontinue using Lioton 500 Gel once your acne has cleared up After applying this gel, elevate the affected leg and wear c...
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Interactions of Lioton 500 IU

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ibuprofen with Lioton Gel 20gm is not recommended because co-administration of these two medications may raise the risk of bleeding
  • Lioton Gel 20gm is known to interact with pain killers (salicylic acid, ibuprofen, indomethacin, phenylbutazone, and celecoxib)
  • Lioton Gel 20gm might interact with anti-malarial (hydroxychloroquine) by exaggerating the effects of anti-malarial medications
  • Lioton Gel 20gm may interact with the blood thinner (abciximab, eptifibatide, dipyridamole) and increased risk of haemorrhage

Interactions with food items

Food containing Vitamin a might Interfere with this medication. Coriander, cabbage, spinach, broccoli, collard greens, kale (leaf cabbage), black licorice, turnip greens, avocados, and brussels sprout...
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Storage and disposal of Lioton 500 IU

  • Lioton 500 Gel should be stored away from direct sunlight and heat in a cold, dark place
  • Keep it out of the reach of kids and pets
  • Before using the Lioton 500 Gel tube, ensure to check for the expiration date
  • Make sure to properly dispose of unused Lioton 500 Gel tubes so that it does not harm the environment

Dosage of Lioton 500 IU

Overdose

Unless Lioton Gel is used in large quantities for a long time, an overdose is unlikely to induce symptoms. Ingestion of this gel may cause harm and necessitate medical attention. Overdose symptoms inc...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to apply Lioton Gel when it's time, do so quickly as feasible. However, skip the missed routine and return to your regular schedule if the next dose is approaching.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Lioton 500 Gel safe to use?

A: Lioton 500 Gel is successful when used according to your doctor's instructions for dosage and duration. Even if you notice an improvement in your condition, continue to use it. The symptoms may recur or worsen if you stop using Lioton 500 Gel too soon.

Q: Is it possible to quit using Lioton 500 Gel once my symptoms have subsided?

A: Lioton 500 Gel is often used for a brief period and then stopped after the symptoms have subsided. However, if the doctor recommends it, Lioton 500 Gel should be continued.

Q: Is it true that Liotin Gel 20mg causes bleeding?

A: Yes. Lioton Gel 20gm has the potential to cause bleeding. Notify your doctor right away if you detect purple spots on your skin or unusual bruising, blood in your urine, black tarry stools, or unusual bleeding from your gums or nose, as these are indicators of bleeding more easily.

Q: What effect does Liotin Gel 20mg have on potassium levels?

A: Yes, Lioton Gel 20gm can cause hyperkalaemia (excess potassium in the blood), when used for a long time. As a result, if you are taking any medications that raise potassium levels in the blood, you should tell your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
LIOTON
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
26/09/2022

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