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Reheptin Tablet

Manufacturer: Mankind Pharma Ltd
Medicine composition: Metadoxine, Silymarin, L-Ornithine L-Aspartate, Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine), Folic Acid
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: August 12, 2020

Reheptin Tablet is composed of metadoxine, silymarin, L-ornithine L-aspartate, vitamin B6 and folic acid. This medication is used to treat long-term and severe alcohol intoxication. It works by accelerating the clearance of alcohol from the blood and also controls the levels of various hepatic enzymes.

After using this medication, you may experience side effects such as diarrhoea, skin rash, drowsiness and numbness. If the effects do not go away even after a few days, visit your doctor for medical help.

Before starting the course of this medication, you are advised to consult your doctor if you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs. Exercise caution if you are pregnant or breastfeeding a baby.

Reheptin Tablet decrease the activity of GABA transaminase enzymes. It protects the liver against free radicals from toxins by forming a complex that prevents the entry of toxins into the liver cells.

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This medication can be used in below-mentioned conditions

Here are some possible side effects of this medication

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    The tablet may cause symptoms such as nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding a baby, before using the medication.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no relevant data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no relevant data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • 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.

This medication decreases that activity of GABA transaminase enzyme. It protects the liver against free radicals from toxins by forming a complex that prevents the entry of toxins into the liver cells.

Ques: What is Reheptin Tablet?

Ans: Reheptin has folic acid, metadoxine, pyridoxine and silymarin as active elements present in it.

Ques: What is the use of this Reheptin Tablet?

Ans: This tablet is used for treating liver damage due to alcoholism.

Ques: What are the side effects of this Reheptin Tablet?

Ans: The side effects include stomach pain, indigestion, drowsiness, loose motion, nausea, irritability, numbness, headache, etc.

Ques: Can Reheptin Tablet be used for alcoholic fatty liver and liver damage due to alcoholism?

Ans: Yes, Reheptin Tablets can be used for the treatment of the alcoholic fatty liver and liver damage due to alcoholism.

Ques: How long do I need to use this Reheptin Tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: The average time taken by this Reheptin Tablet to reach its peak effect is around 1 week to 1 month, before noticing an improvement in the condition.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use this Reheptin Tablet?

Ans: It is generally used once or twice a day, as the time interval to which this Reheptin Tablet has an impact is around 12 to 24 hours.

Ques: Can I use Reheptin Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: The action of salts involved in the Reheptin Tablet does not depend on whether taking it before food or after food.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of this Reheptin Tablet?

Ans: Reheptin Tablet contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this Reheptin Tablet above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light.
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