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Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

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Osteocerin 50mg Capsule Description

Osteocerin Capsule is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee and hip joint. It is a combination medicine containing methyl sulfonyl methane (MSM), diacerein and glucosamine as the active ...
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ContainsMethyl Sulfonylmethane(250.0 Mg),Diacerein(50.0 Mg),Glucosamine(750.0 Mg)
UsesOsteoarthritis, Joint and Bone disorders
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea and drowsiness
ClassificationDRUGS FOR OSTEOARTHRITIS
Check more medicines with composition as Methyl Sulfonylmethane(250.0 Mg) + Diacerein(50.0 Mg) + Glucosamine(750.0 Mg)

Uses of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

Osteocerin Capsule is used to treat osteoarthritis of the knee and hip joints especially in the initial stage of the disease

Contraindications of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

  • If you are allergic to glucosamine, diacerein, and Methyl Sulfonyl Methane (MSM) or any other component of Osteocerin Capsule.
  • If you are suffering from liver disease and/or severe kidney damage.
  • If have a history of or are suffering from obstruction of the intestine.
  • If you are or were suffering from food pipe or intestinal disease like ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease.
  • If you are prone to or are suffering from stomach ache.
  • If you are allergic to shellfish.

Side effects of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Tiredness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion, gases
  • Constipation
  • Stomach pain
  • Rash, itching

Precautions and Warnings of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Osteocerin Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Osteocerin Capsule is not recommended during pregnancy as there is limited information available about the effect of Osteocerin Capsule on pregnant women and the developing foetus. Inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Osteocerin Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Osteocerin Capsule is not recommended to be used by a breastfeeding mother, as a component of this medicine passes into the breast milk. Talk to your doctor if you are a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Osteocerin Capsule?
A:
Osteocerin Capsule may make you feel drowsy. Do not drive if you are experiencing side effects like drowsiness and headache.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Osteocerin Capsule?
A:
It is not recommended to consume alcohol while on Osteocerin Capsule as it can alter the effect of medicine and may increase the side effects. Talk to your doctor if you have a habit of consuming it too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of or are suffering from liver, heart or kidney disease.
  • You have any other joint disease/ condition to find out the exact cause.
  • You are suffering from diabetes or asthma.
  • You are suffering from increased cholesterol levels.
  • You are on antibiotics for any other medical condition, as it may increase the risk of stomach problems.
  • You are pregnant, you think you may be pregnant and breastfeeding.
  • You have experienced diarrhoea due to Osteocerin Capsule earlier.
  • You had electrolyte imbalance or dehydration due to any other medicine in past.
  • Osteocerin Capsule is not recommended for use in children below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

How Does It Work?

  • Methyl Sulfonyl Methane (MSM) acts as a nutritional supplement to the bones. It contains sulphur which is vital in the production of collagen and glucosamine, which in turn help in strengthening and r...
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  • Diacerein works by blocking the actions of a chemical substance called interleukin-1 beta, which leads to swelling, pain, and degradation of cartilage at the joints. It also helps in the built-up of c...
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  • Glucosamine is a chemical substance found in the fluid around the joints (synovial fluid). It helps the synthesis of synovial fluid which keeps the joints lubricated and provides better movement and f...
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Directions for Use of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

  • Osteocerin Capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow the tablet as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not chew, break or crush the tablet
  • Take the tablet at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Check the expiry date before use.

Interactions of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Osteocerin Capsule works or Osteocerin Capsule itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are currently taking, recently taken or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Particularly, if you are on medicines used to treat acidity, immunosuppressant medicines like doxorubicin, etoposide, teniposide, medicines used to treat heart failure, high blood pressure and/ or ant...
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  • Patients with uncontrolled diabetes must use this medicine with caution as concomitant use of Osteocerin Capsule with antidiabetic medicine such as glipizide, glyburide, and metformin may decrease the...
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  • Use of Osteocerin Capsule with blood-thinning medicines like warfarin can increase the risk of bleeding.

Storage and disposal of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

  • Store at a temperature below 25°C in a cool dry place.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.
  • Dispose of the tablet if it has passed its expiry date

Dosage of Osteocerin 50mg Capsule

Overdose

Taking more than the recommended dosage of Osteocerin Capsule can cause headache, dizziness, confusion, joint pain, nausea, vomiting, severe diarrhoea or constipation. If you have taken too much of th...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Osteocerin Capsule then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What will happen if I accidentally take more than the recommended dosage of Osteocerin Capsule?

A: In case you take an excess of this medicine you may experience adverse reactions like headache, dizziness, confusion, joint pain, nausea, vomiting, severe diarrhoea or constipation. Please contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately in such a case.

Q: Can Osteocerin Capsule be given to children?

A: No, Osteocerin Capsule is recommended to be used only by adults and not in children below 18 years of age.
Product Details
Brand
OSTEOCERIN
Expires on or After
28/09/2022

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