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GLYCERINE LIQUID

Manufacturer: Bhandari Labs
Medicine composition: Glycerin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: July 15, 2019

This liquid is used for the control, treatment and prevention of dry skin, cold sores, and certain other skin diseases such as psoriasis. It is also often used in circumstances where the skin needs to be lubricated and moistened. This liquid works by forming a protective film and helping moisturize the dry area, as well as improving blood circulation in the body.

It is administered via topical cream form, which has to be applied directly to the affected area. The dosage depends on conditions such as medical condition, diet, age, and counteraction with other medicines.

Possible side effects of this liquid include rashes and slight tingling at the site of application. Generally, these side effects should go away on their own after a limited period of time. If you experience side effects other than the ones listed above, you need to contact your doctor for immediate medical help.

  • Allergic Skin Rash

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No interaction found
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This liquid can be used during pregnancy unless necessary. Consulting a doctor is mandatory to discuss the benefits and risks before using the medicine.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    The liquid can be used by breastfeeding mothers. You are suggested to consult your doctor to discuss the potential benefits and risks before taking this medicine.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • 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.

This liquid is a sugar alcohol which acts as an osmotic laxative when rectally administered. Water is drawn from surrounding tissues into faeces evacuated. It also decreases intraocular pressure by making fluids flow out from aqueous and vitreous humors into blood.

Ques: What is Glycerine liquid?

Ans: This liquid has Glycerin as an active element present. It performs its action by attracting water into the gut to soften the stools.

Ques: What are the uses of Glycerine liquid?

Ans: This liquid is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as constipation, dry skin, and skin diseases.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Glycerine liquid?

Ans: This liquid has some commonly reported side effects such as abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, accumulation of gas in the alimentary canal, fall in blood pressure, bloating, ocular irritation, pain, confusion, etc.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Glycerine liquid?

Ans: Store this liquid 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 GLYCERINE LIQUID before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: This liquid 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 GLYCERINE LIQUID?

Ans: Contraindication to glycerine. In addition, this liquid should not be used if you have the following conditions such as hypersensitivity.

Ques: Is GLYCERINE LIQUID safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This liquid 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 GLYCERINE LIQUID be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of this liquid can lead to increased chances of side effects such as bloating, ocular irritation, pain, confusion, dizziness, headache, weakness, etc.
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