Cartigen Duo Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:20 am

Cartigen Duo Tablet

Uses of Cartigen Duo Tablet

Cartigen Duo Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Osteoarthritis

Side effects of Cartigen Duo Tablet

The most common side effects of Cartigen Duo Tablet are – Nausea, Skin rash, Stomach upset, Diarrhea, Itching of skin

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Cartigen Duo Tablet

Do not use Cartigen Duo Tablet if you are allergic to – Diacerein, Glucosamine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Cartigen Duo Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Cartigen Duo Tablet works

Cartigen Duo Tablet contains – Diacerein, Glucosamine

Diacerein is a medicine that belongs to the anthraquinone class and is used to treat the symptoms associated with degenerative diseases of the bones and joints. This medicine is slow acting and is used as a long-term treatment option for osteoarthritis.

Glucosamine treats the pain and loss of function associated with osteoarthritis.

Dosage of Cartigen Duo Tablet

The dosage of Cartigen Duo Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Cartigen Duo Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Cartigen Duo Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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