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Makcerin 50mg Capsules

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip
80.75*
MRP 95.00
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Makcerin 50 MG Description

Makcerin Capsule is a slow-acting medicine used for treating symptoms of osteoarthritis affecting the hip or knee. It contains diacerein as its active ingredient. It belongs to the class of medicine

known as anthraquinones. Makcerin Capsule should not be used by children below 18 years of age. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor for the prescribed duration. It is advised to take Makcerin Capsule at the same time every day to gain optimum benefits.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹80.75
You Save₹14.25 (15% on MRP)
ContainsDiacerein(50.0 Mg)
UsesOsteoarthritis
Side effectsDiarrhoea, stomach ache, discoloration of urine
TherapyDRUGS FOR OSTEOARTHRITIS
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uses

Uses of Makcerin 50 MG

Makcerin Capsule is used to relieve symptoms of osteoarthritis of the hip or knee.
contraindications

Contraindications of Makcerin 50 MG

  • If you are allergic to diacerein or any other ingredient of Makcerin Capsule.
  • If you have liver problems or undiagnosed stomach disorders.
  • If you are suffering from diseases of the intestine such as blockage in the intestine or ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease.
  • If you are giving it to a child.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Makcerin 50 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach ache
  • Discolouration of urine
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Makcerin 50 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Makcerin 50mg Capsules during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of Makcerin Capsule during pregnancy. Hence it is recommended to avoid the use of this medicine during pregnancy unless prescribed by your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or plan a pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Makcerin 50mg Capsules while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of Makcerin Capsule on breastfeeding. Hence it is recommended to avoid the use of this medicine during breastfeeding unless prescribed by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Makcerin 50mg Capsules?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of the medicine on the driving ability of an individual. So it is advised not to drive until you know how the medicine affects you.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Makcerin 50mg Capsules?
A:
Drinking alcohol along with Makcerin Capsule can increase the risk of liver damage. So it is important to consult your physician if you drink too often. It may be best to hold off on drinking alcohol until you have finished treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or have a history of liver disease.
  • You experience diarrhoea after taking this medicine.
  • You are above 65 years of age, as old age can make you more prone to develop diarrhoea during the treatment. So it may require dose adjustment.
  • You are already taking any other medicines such as laxatives, diuretics etc.
  • You experience any symptoms associated with the liver. As it may cause an increase in liver enzymes and hepatitis. The doctor might ask you for liver tests.
  • You have an intolerance to any sugar.
  • You are pregnant or a breastfeeding woman.
  • You should avoid alcohol intake during the treatment as it may increase the risk of liver damage.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Makcerin 50 MG

How Does It Work?

Diacerin has anti-inflammatory properties and works by blocking chemicals causing inflammation and slowing down the breakdown of cartilage. Thus, relieves pain and swelling and improves joint function...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Makcerin 50 MG

  • It should be taken with or after meals, as per the doctor's prescription.
  • Prefer to take the medicine at the same time every day for maximum results.
interactions

Interactions of Makcerin 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Makcerin Capsule works or Makcerin itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned sur...
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  • Especially, if you are taking any heart-related medicines like digoxin or diuretics (or water pills). Simultaneous use of these medicines along with Makcerin, can increase the risk of heart rhythm dis...
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  • Avoid taking Makcerin along with antacids, as it may affect the activity of Makcerin. Keep a gap of at least 2 hours between these two medicines.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Makcerin 50 MG

  • Store it at a temperature below 30°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Makcerin 50 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include diarrhoea. It is advised to have plenty of fluids and contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. Also, carry the package of the tablet along with y...
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose when you remember but if it is time for the next dose then skip the missed dose. Do not overdose to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Nancy Dixit

B. Pharm, M. Pharm

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take Makcerin Capsule with omeprazole?

A: No, avoid taking Makcerin along with antacids, as it may affect the activity of Makcerin. Keep a gap of at least 2 hours between these two medicines.

Q: Is Makcerin Capsule a steroid?

A: No, It is not a steroid. Makcerin Capsule contains diacerein as its active ingredient that belongs to the class of medicine known as anthraquinones.

Q: What is the use of Makcerin Capsule?

A: Makcerin Capsule is used to relieve symptoms of osteoarthritis of the hip or knee. It decreases pain, improves joint function and reduce cartilage destruction in osteoarthritis patients.

Q: Can I stop taking Makcerin Capsule if I feel improvement in symptoms?

A: No. Abruptly discontinuing the treatment with Makcerin Capsule may worsen the osteoarthritis condition. You should continue the treatment even if you do not have symptoms and still complete the prescribed duration.

Q: How long can I useMakcerin Capsule?

A: You need to take Makcerin Capsule for as long as a doctor has prescribed it to you. It is usually prescribed for a long duration in order to get maximum benefit.
Product Details
Brand
MAKCERIN
Expires on or After
05/03/2023
Last Updated on: 22 Jun 2022 | 08:56 PM (IST)
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