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Sliv Suspension

Manufacturer: Strassenburg Pharmaceuticals.Ltd
Medicine composition: Silymarin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: February 21, 2019

Sliv Suspension is used to treat hepatic dysfunction. It can also be used as supplementary medication for treating chronic inflammatory diseases such as cirrhosis liver toxicity and liver damage.

Side effects that are associated with using this medication are rare. Some very minor allergic reactions include diarrhea, bloated feeling, skin rash and itchiness. However, should you experience any side effect that persists or causes any discomfort contact your health care professional right away.

Before using this medication notify your doctor if: you are allergic to any food or medicine or substance, the patient is below 18 years of age, you have any hormonal disorders, you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are nursing a baby.

The dosage for this medication should be ideally prescribed by your supervising physician based on your age, overall medical history and current condition. The usual adult dosage is 140 mg 2-3 times daily.

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 Hepatologist before using this medicine.

  • alcoholic fatty liver disease

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine 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?

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

Sliv Suspension has hepatoprotective functions and 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 Sliv Suspension?

Ans: Silymarin is a medication which has Silybum marianum as an active ingredient present in it. This medicine performs its action by improving liver functioning and Gallbladder disorders. Silymarin is also used to avoid hepatic dysfunction and chronic inflammatory diseases. Silymarin is used to treat conditions such as Jaundice, alcohol abuse, liver damage and toxicity.

Ques: What are the uses of Sliv Suspension?

Ans: Silymarin is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like Hepatic dysfunction, Cirrhosis Liver toxicity and liver damage. Besides these, it can also be used to treat chronic inflammatory diseases, menstrual disorders and high blood sugar. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Silymarin to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Sliv Suspension?

Ans: This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Silymarin. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects have been observed and not necessarily occur. Some of these side-effects may be serious. These include joints pain, gastroenteritis, itching and headache. Apart from these, using this medicine may further lead to Nausea, urticaria, Allergic reactions and gastrointestinal disorders. If any of these symptoms occur often or on daily basis, a doctor should be urgently consulted.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Sliv Suspension?

Ans: Silymarin should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets. A doctor should be consulted regarding the dosage of Silymarin. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects.
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