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Overview

Cartigen Dn Tablet

Manufacturer: Pharmed Ltd
Medicine composition: Diacerein, Glucosamine, Methyl Sulfonyl Methane
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Cartigen Dn Tablet is anti-inflammatory analgesics and antipyretic drug that is used to treat problems such as joint diseases like osteoarthritis. It helps to minimize the friction and roughness between the joints. It also has properties that are important to improve the cartilage strength.

If you are hypersensitive to Cartigen Dn Tablet or any of its ingredients, then it should not be prescribed. If you have severe kidney problems, you should take half the usual dosage. It is not to be used for pregnant and lactating women, for those with liver problems, and also for those that are 15 years and below.

The dosage is usually taken with food, twice in a day for 2-4 weeks. When it is taken with food, the rate of absorption is increased by almost 25%.

Some of the side effects that may appear at the beginning of the treatment are changes in the colour of urine, diarrhea, eczema, abdominal pain and rashes. Consult a doctor immediately if you experience such symptoms.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Rheumatologist before using this medicine.

In addition to its intended effect, Cartigen Dn Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Cartigen Dn Tablet is a prodrug that metabolizes to rhein that is works by reducing cartilage destruction. It blocks the interleukin-1 beta protein’s action that is responsible for destruction of cartilage and inflammation causing osteoarthritis like degenerative joint disorders. The drug is specific in action and does not inhibit the synthesis of prostaglandin.
What are you using Cartigen Dn Tablet for?
Osteoarthritis
Other
Rheumatoid Arthritis
How much was the improvement?
Average
Poor
Excellent
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
More than 2 days
Within a day
Within 2 hours
Within 2 days
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Not taking on daily level
Twice a day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
With or without food
Empty stomach
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Other
Abdominal Pain
Vomiting
Flatulence
Constipation
Disclaimer: The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Lybrate is a medium to provide our audience with the common information on medicines and does not guarantee its accuracy or exhaustiveness. Even if there is no mention of a warning for any drug or combination, it never means that we are claiming that the drug or combination is safe for consumption without any proper consultation with an expert.

Lybrate does not take responsibility for any aspect of medicines or treatments. If you have any doubts about your medication, we strongly recommend you to see a doctor immediately.

Popular Questions & Answers

For how many days a patient of age 65 years should take cartigen DN tab for knee joint pain?

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
For how many days a patient of age 65 years should take cartigen DN tab for knee joint pain?
Chiropractic adjustment will help. Contrast Fomentation (Hot and Cold). Avoid Squatting- Avoid sitting Cross legged

I am 51, female having severe knee pain. Doctor has advised cartigen and renereuron .is it ok?

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am 51, female having severe knee pain. Doctor has advised cartigen and renereuron .is it ok?
Avoid sitting Cross legged. Avoid Squatting- Quadriceps Exercises- Lie straight, make a towel role and put it under the knee, press the keen against the role, hold it for 20 secs. Repeat 20 times twice a day. This will help relieve some pain. Core Strengthening Exercise- Straight Leg Raised With Toes Turned Outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day. Hams Stretching- lie straight, take the leg up, pull the feet towards yourself, with a elastic tube or normal belt. repeat 10 times, twice a day. Sports Taping- stretch the tape from both ends and apply on the affected area Contrast Fomentation (Hot and Cold).

My father is using insulin cartigen to control diabetes. My question is Will it be stored in refrigerator (not in freezer) after opening?

MBBS, MD , DiP DIAB, FACP
General Physician, Bangalore
My father is using insulin cartigen to control diabetes. My question is Will it be stored in refrigerator (not in fre...
is it cartridges that you mean. The insulin used in cartridges which are used in pen devices are more stable and once it is open has good functionality till a month. If buying in bulk can be stored in the door of refrigerator.
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I suffer from sneeze every morning. I dn know you only in the morning. I eyes get red and watery. Why so?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I suffer from sneeze every morning. I dn know you only in the morning. I eyes get red and watery. Why so?
1.It could be due to allergic rhinitis or sinusitis 2. do an allergy test after consulting allergy specialist to find out the cause of allergy 3. Follow the advice and treatment of allergy specialist

M soo faty how can I reduce my weight? M nt so fudy bt dn also I gain my w8 dy by dy.

MSc
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Hyderabad
M soo faty how can I reduce my weight? M nt so fudy bt dn also I gain my w8 dy by dy.
Hi firstly, start doing surya namaskar in morning and start eating triphla chooran (natural medicine) in morning empty stomach with luke warm water. Start a fruit dieting every alternative day, means you have to eat fruits every alternative days & normal fruit every other alternative days. Avoid late night dinners and try to eat nothing after sunset. Sit in vajrasana after every meal you eat for 10 minutes. Walk atleast 30 min in morning.
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