This medication comes under the class of polyphenols. It is used in the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency, capillary fragility, sunburn and retinopathy. The dosage for this medication should be ideally determined by the doctor based on your overall medical history, age and current condition.
On using this drug, you may experience side effects such as nausea, allergic reactions, headache, dizziness or mild digestive distress. If your reactions persist or become worse over time consult your health care provider as soon as possible.
Avoid the medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient present in it. Exercise caution if you had any head injury or heart disorders. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult a doctor before using this medication.
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Please consult your doctor before using this drug if you are pregnant.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Please consult your doctor before using this drug if you are breastfeeding a baby.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?The drug may cause dizziness.
Does this affect kidney function?Care should be taken in dose selection.
Does this affect liver function?There is no interaction between liver impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Take the missed dose as soon as possible.
Are there any overdose instructions?Consult a doctor in case of overdose.
Below is the list of medicines, which contains Proanthocyanidin as ingredient
The exact mechanism of action is not clinically established.
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Ques: Should I use Proanthocyanidin empty stomach, before food or after food?
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Ques: Will Proanthocyanidin be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?
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