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Silimar 140mg Capsule

By ZYDUS HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
MRP 61.20*
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Silimar 140 MG Description

Silimar Capsule contains silymarin as the active ingredient which is derived from milk thistle seeds. It is used as a supportive treatment for liver damage. It works as an antioxidant by binding it t

o the free radicals and enhances the synthesis of phospholipids and proteins that helps to protect the liver. It should not be used in children below 18 years of age. Avoid consuming alcohol, eat healthy food. Take it as prescribed by your doctor for the prescribed dose and duration. You may experience nausea, diarrhoea, headache and stomach upset. These symptoms might resolve over time, if it gets worse consult your doctor or visit a nearby hospital or clinic.

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Product Summary

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ContainsSilymarin(140.0 Mg)
UsesLiver disorders
Side effectsNausea, stomach upset, diarrhoea, headache
TherapyHEPATOPROTECTIVE
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uses

Uses of Silimar 140 MG

Silimar Capsule is used as a supportive treatment in chronic liver disease and cirrhosis.
contraindications

Contraindications of Silimar 140 MG

  • If you are allergic to Silymarin or any other component of Silimar Capsule.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Silimar 140 MG

  • Nausea
  • Stomach upset
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Skin irritation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Silimar 140 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Silimar Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
The use of Silimar Capsule is not recommended during pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be safe and necessary during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Silimar Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
The use of Silimar Capsule is not recommended during breastfeeding as it may cause harm to the newborn baby unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be safe and necessary particularly during breastfeeding. Inform your doctor if you are a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Silimar Capsule?
A:
Silimar Capsule has no effect on the ability to drive. However, if you experience dizziness, headache after taking this medicine, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Silimar Capsule?
A:
No, you should not consume alcohol while taking Silimar Capsule. Alcohol would cause more damage to the liver and affect the healing process. Avoid consuming alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a hormonal disorder.
  • You have active liver disease.
  • Silimar Capsule should not be used in children below 18 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Silimar 140 MG

How Does It Work?

Silimar Capsule prevents toxins from attaching to liver cells. It works as an antioxidant by lowering and avoiding the free radicals formation, unstable molecules in the body which can cause harm to t...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Silimar 140 MG

  • Silimar Capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and you should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Silimar 140 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • The effect of hormonal pills such as estrogen, progesterone decreases when used concomitantly with Silimar Capsule.
  • Silimar Capsule increases the effect of diazepam, alprazolam (antipsychotic medicine), ketoconazole (antifungal), lovastatin (lipid-lowering medicine) and viblastine (cancer medicine) when used concom...
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  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Silimar 140 MG

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

Dosage of Silimar 140 MG

Overdose

There is limited information available about symptoms of overdose. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Silimar Capsule, contact your doctor immediately or visit t...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Silimar 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. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Silimar Capsule when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Silimar Capsule. Complete the full course of treatment even if you start feeling better, else you might experience the treatment failure and the increased risk of recurrence of the infection.

Q: Does Silimar Capsule treat any skin condition?

A: Silimar Capsule is approved to be used only as a supportive treatment for liver disease. So, it is not known to cure any skin condition.

Q: What is the side effect of Silimar Capsule?

A: Nausea, stomach upset, diarrhoea, headache, skin rash, irritation are a few side effects that can be seen during the treatment. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.

Q: What is the use of Silimar Capsule?

A: Silimar Capsule is used as a supportive treatment in chronic liver disease and cirrhosis. It works as an antioxidant by binding it to the free radicals and enhances the synthesis of phospholipids and proteins that helps to protect the liver.

Q: What is the dose of Silimar Capsule?

A: The doctor will decide the specific dose for a specific duration depending upon the severity of the condition. Do not take tab Silimar endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.
Product Details
Brand
SILIMAR
Expires on or After
18/07/2024

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