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Detox Tablet

Manufacturer :  Mars Therapeutics & Chemicals Ltd
Medicine Composition :  Pancreatin, Ornithine
Prescription vs OTC : Prescription by Doctor not required

About Detox Tablet

Detox Tablet is used to improve digestion of fatty foods in the body. It is a pancreatic enzyme combination along with amino acid. This tablet works by providing extra digestive enzymes, which improves digestion. Its advised to take this medication with food. If you miss a dose of it, take it as soon as possible.

Detox is used to treat digestion related problems. These occur when the pancreas has been surgically removed or if in a case it is not working well. It is also used for intestinal gas or as a digestive aid. This tablet is safe when taken according to the dosage prescribed by your doctor.

You must inform your doctor before taking Detox Tablet, if you are:

  • Pregnant
  • Planning to get pregnant,
  • Breastfeeding, or
  • Suffering from liver or kidney disease.

Retention in the mouth before swallowing may cause mucosal irritation and stomatitis; do not crush or chew; patient should swallow whole; avoid inhaling powder dosage form.

Some precautions to take before you start this medication is to see if you are allergic to this ingredient. The most common side effects include

  • Crohn disease
  • bowel obstruction
  • short bowel syndrome
  • Constipation
  • diarrhea
  • stomach pain
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    What are the uses of Detox Tablet

    What are the contraindications of Detox Tablet ?

    What are the side effects of Detox Tablet ?

    Key highlights of Detox Tablet

    • Is It safe with alcohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.

    • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

      Detox Tablet should be avoided by pregnant women unless suggested by the doctor. The effect of this medicine on fetus is not clearly established and hence, doctor consultation is recommended before consumption.

    • 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?

      The effect of Detox Tablet on driving skill of the patient is unknown. Patient must avoid driving if one feels any symptoms affecting his ability to concentrate.

    • Does this affect kidney function?

      Caution must be needed in patient with kidney disease. Adjustment of dose is needed. Kindly consult your doctor before taking it.

    • Does this affect liver function?

      Caution must be needed in patient with liver disease. Adjustment of dose is needed. Kindly consult your doctor before taking it.

    What are the dosage instructions?

    • Are there any overdose instructions?

      In case of overdose, consult your doctor.

    • Are there any missed dose instructions?

      Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

    How does this medication work?

    Detox Tablet contains digestive enzymes like protease, lipase and amylase. It speeds up the break down of fats, peptides and starches using these enzymes as catalyst, which helps in improving digestion. Detox also metabolizes the medicine into L-arginine, which then stimulates the pituitary gland to increase the production of growth hormone.

      FAQs about Detox Tablet

      • Ques : What is Detox tablet?

        Ans : Detox is a medication which has L-Ornithine-L-Aspartate as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by treating high ammonia level in the body.

      • Ques : What are the uses of Detox tablet?

        Ans : Detox Tablet is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Hepatic encephalopathy and Indigestion. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Detox tablet to avoid undesirable effects.

      • Ques : What are the Side Effects of Detox tablet?

        Ans : This is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects such as Nausea and Vomiting. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of this medication.

      • Ques : What are the instructions for storage and disposal Detox tablet?

        Ans : Store this tablet in a cool dry place and keep it in the original pack or container until it is time to take them. Store this medication out of sight and reach of children. Unused medicines should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children and other people cannot consume them.

      • Ques : How long do I need to use Detox Tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?

        Ans : This is a medicine which takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions. It would be ideal if you note, it doesn't mean you will begin to notice such health improvement in a similar time span as different patients.

      • Ques : What are the contraindications to Detox Tablet?

        Ans : Contraindication to Detox. In addition, this medication should not be used if you have the following conditions such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes, hypothyroidism, eating disorders and extreme fatigue, etc.

      • Ques : Is Detox Tablet safe to use when pregnant?

        Ans : This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

      • Ques : Will Detox Tablet be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

        Ans : No, taking higher than the recommended dose of Detox can lead to increased chances of side effects such as Constipation.


      • Pancreatin- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. 2019 [Cited 08 May 2019]. Available from:

      • PANCREATINUM- pancreatin granule- Daily Med [Internet]. 2015 [Cited 08 May 2019]. Available from:

      • Ornithine- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. 2019 [Cited 23 May 2019]. Available from:

      • Ornithine- DrugBank [Internet]. 2019 [Cited 23 May 2019]. Available from:

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      Written ByDrx Hina FirdousPhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child CarePharmacology
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