CompositionDiacerein (50mg),Glucosamine (750mg)
SALT INFORMATIONDiacerein (50mg) TYPICAL USAGE Osteoarthritis. SIDE EFFECTS Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, rashes, pruritus, epigastric pain, discoloration of urine. DRUG INTERACTION Diacerein is known to interact with other drugs like aluminium hydroxide and oxide, psyllium Husk. These interactions are sometimes beneficial and sometimes may pose threats to life. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required. MECHANISM OF ACTION Diacerein is an anthraquinone derivative that has been used in osteoarthritis. It is thought to act via inhibition of interleukin-1?. Glucosamine (750mg) TYPICAL USAGE Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis. SIDE EFFECTS Heart burn, epigastric pain/tenderness, diarhea, nausea, dyspepsia, constipation, abdominal pain, palpitations, drowsiness, skin reaction, headache, indigestion. DRUG INTERACTION Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis. MECHANISM OF ACTION Glucosamine is an amino sugar and a prominent precursor in the biochemical synthesis of glycosylated proteins and lipids. Oral glucosamine is commonly used for the treatment of osteoarthritis. Since glucosamine is a precursor for glycosaminoglycans are a major component of joint cartilage, supplemental glucosamine may help to rebuild cartilage and treat arthritis.